Category Archives: Authentic Self

Fearless Pursuit

This gallery contains 1 photo.


CAbi’s Fearless Fall Fashion Preview and Luncheon was held at Dad Miller Golf Course in Anaheim, California today and I was lucky enough to be invited. For those folks that have not heard yet of CAbi – CAbi is a … Continue reading

Gallery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Make-up awareness


Recently I was invited by a good friend to attend an event at a new store opening. She is a makeup artist and wanted to update my look. As we age sometimes we forget to replace and change out our … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Tip of the Day, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Path


It’s a new year; 2017 and for many like myself a new start. The photo above represents “path” it was taken on our honeymoon in Bora Bora. I see the new year as a path, a journey to continue exploring … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, photo, Tip of the Day, Travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

New beginnings


This Christmas will be the first Christmas without my mother; she passed away in February 2016. The holidays are rough without her and we are trying new traditions this year. Although the three of us kids are still grieving  – … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Holiday parties, Life | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Santa Claus is coming to town – or Memories from my Dad’s Rotary Christmas Party


As a child between the years of 1960 to 1971, once a year my Dad would take us kids to his inclusive Rotary Club Annual Holiday Luncheon.  We would celebrate and eat lunch with the all the members of the … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Dining Etiquette, Holiday parties, Life, So Cal, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Photo journal – Thankful


2016 – Trabuco Canyon, California  Thanksgiving Day  1976 – Anaheim, California  My immediate family 

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, photo, So Cal | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

A well planned wedding


It does not matter the color scheme….. It does not matter what is served for dinner…. What does matter is the love between the bride and the groom – three weeks ago my son married the woman of his dreams. … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Protocol and Etiquette, weddings | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Life evolves


One of my most proudest moments is when my son, Cameron graduated from UCLA in 2006. Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Protocol and Etiquette, Tip of the Day | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Happy Mother’s Day to my girlfriends


  When I was little, I used to believe in the concept of one best friend, and then I started to become a woman. And then I found out that if you allow your heart to open up, God would … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Memories of Disneyland, Tip of the Day, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

National Appreciation for Teachers


I would like to say thank you to my favorite teacher, Mr. Tom Dorosky from Loara High School in Anaheim, California.  Mr. Dorosky passed away (1999) but was an exceptional teacher.  He had a way of making his classroom (Political … Continue reading

Posted in Authentic Self, Life, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment