Dove Wants You To Make A Difference In Girl’s Self Esteem

  The first weekend of October, 5-7, Dove held it’s self esteem weekend around the country. This was a time for all of us to discuss what real beauty is with our young women, and girls. “Let’s Talk” is the theme of this year’s Dove® Self-Esteem Weekend, because you can help a girl develop a positive relationship with beauty [...] ...more

My Favorite Retro Underthings – Rago Girdle

Rago 9357 Black Lacette All in One Girdle – $65.00 from: Dollhouse Bettie This! This is my favorite retro inspired piece of lingerie.  It’s the Rago All in One Girdle. And. It. Works. I naturally have no waist. At all. Ever. The tummy panel and the shaping bands actually give me a bit of a [...] ...more

Hurricane Sandy Fundraiser –

Image of the Long Beach Board Walk following Sandy via As I said in my previous post about Hurricane Sandy, she’s a real b!tch. Unfortunately many of those who lost everything in her wake, are still going without the basic necessities. THAT is something that this little busy bee cannot sit idly by and [...] ...more

Movie night: Skyfall

I have a hot date tonight.  With James Bond, and a bag of popcorn. I’m off to see Skyfall with Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem, and my girl Dame Judi Dench *love her*.  I will let you know how it goes. xoxo  *My Socal Lifestyle with Celebs, Gossip and Pinup Girls* Subscribe to’s  FEED, and [...] ...more

Friday’s Dress Full Of Lace!

When the Night Comes Dress in Blue – $99.99 Retail Price: $109.99 You Save: $10.00 from: ModCloth I have been on a real lace kick lately and I have fallen in love with this dress. LOVE IT! Luckily it comes in RED and Black, too. There has to be one that can make my weekend [...] ...more

The Aftermath of Sandy … that b!tch

Ug, watching the news all the time, like I do, has made me feel so impotent when it comes to the East Coast right now. I have so many friends and family from Florida to Maine!!! Every one of them has been hit by that b!tch Sandy, and now there’s another storm hitting them! My [...] ...more

OMG! Howard Moves Out Of His Mom’s House Tonight On Big Band Theory!

What? What is this shift in the universe? Howard is moving OUT of his mother’s house, and in with his new wife Bernadette. *Here’s hoping it’s not interrupted by football like it was last week* Big Bang Theory CBS 8PM/7c  *My Socal Lifestyle with Celebs, Gossip and Pinup Girls* Subscribe to’s  FEED, and follow [...] ...more

The Tech Girl’s New Must Have Wallet

While I tend to like to carry my cross body purse or my giant tote that holds EVERYTHING, there are times where all I want to keep with me are my ID, some cash, and my phone. But finding a wristlet that has enough room for my smartphone is not as easy as I wish [...] ...more

My Week Of Luxury with the ILX *Pics & Video* #weekwithilx

There’s nothing in SoCal like a nice car. I spend more time in my car, it seems, than sitting in my living room. A few weeks ago I was asked to test drive the new Acura ILX Hybrid. This, my friends, is a luxury car that I might be able to afford. I tend to [...] ...more

ModCloth’s Homeward Bound Sale!

The Pom-Pom Club Hat in Cocoa – $18.99 Retail Price: $28.99 You Save: $10.00 Fall has hit like a hammer, and I love it!  Maybe it’s because I only have SoCal fall, not Midwest or North East fall.  It’s just chilly enough to break out my tights to wear under my retro dresses.  :-) One [...] ...more