A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to escape the snow in NYC to attend a good friend’s wedding in Miami. However, when it came to finding a dress for this black tie affair, I found myself in the same bind, real or imagined, that many women find themselves in with a wedding fast approaching: I had absolutely nothing to wear!
I knew I could not bring myself to fork over $200+ for a new dress, especially since I knew the Facebook Factor — not wanting to be photographed in the same dress twice — would likely prevent me from wearing the same dress more than once a year, which of course, isn’t cool for my wallet or the planet. Read More
When I saw the email invitation come through from Jacquie Ottman in mid-December for a regift party I immediately replied with, 'I’m in!' I had never been to one before so I was intrigued and it sounded like it would be fun... Read More
What's the real value of the stuff we don't need? We all think we should get lots of money for the stuff we no longer need. But beware! Simplification does not mean monetization! Our stuff has value way beyond money. Read More
Now that I’ve awakened from my independent possession-owning-maintaining-inventorying stupor (and in a city and country where the costs of doing same are starting to escalate), I’ve started to take some steps to avoid R-R-R Redundancy in my own life. Read More