Bond Girl Birthday – Photo Essay

A few days after the TGFRL Birthday Jubilee, I am finally living in a clean house, going to yoga and no longer in a permanent state of “bash prep.” By all accounts, my Miss March birthday season was a rousing and rollicking success. Sparklers, 007 cake, martinis and kitschy Blue Hawaiian cocktails plus my festive guest list made for a memorable closing night of my … Continue reading Bond Girl Birthday – Photo Essay

Celebrating Miss March: One Day of my TGFRL Birthday Jubilee

Hello lovelies. It’s been a busy, busy birthday week and I have lots to post about. Finally the festivities have ended. The TGFRL Jubilee is finally behind us and I am back in the “office” as Red-itor in Chief of TGFRL. I am, not surprisingly, a self-proclaimed pin-up girl. As a fan of vintage style, photos and a “historical perspective” but with a ” I … Continue reading Celebrating Miss March: One Day of my TGFRL Birthday Jubilee

Dolce & Gabbana Inspired Resort “Look”

Inspiration is a funny thing. It comes from all over the place. Sometimes, I think we aren’t even aware of an idea kindling. The look in this post is inspired by at least two things – I think. Last weekend a good friend hosted a blissful Sunday “spring is about to be in effect” brunch. After amazing salmon pastries and champagne, I noticed that my 4 … Continue reading Dolce & Gabbana Inspired Resort “Look”

TGFRL’s Foray into the World of the Rockin’ Model Workout

My girlie V just got engaged. I am about to turn 39. We are both motivating on a fitness and wellness mission together that involves “workout playdates.”  I am as you may have sussed out by now, mostly a yoga girl. A little Bar Method (which should be a lot) because one of my besties OWNS one, teaches it and looks ever-fantastic due to her … Continue reading TGFRL’s Foray into the World of the Rockin’ Model Workout

“Bond Girl” Inspired Bathroom: 24 Hour “Flash” Renovation

Now, I am a lady with a lot of skills. I can write a riveting women’s health policy position paper, make a delicious wild mushroom risotto, relieve stubborn sciatic pain, raise money for an important cause, throw an epic cocktail party, and a do a satisfying “heels to the floor ” downward dog among other things. But when I wake up with a bee in … Continue reading “Bond Girl” Inspired Bathroom: 24 Hour “Flash” Renovation

Rituals: “Must Have” Yoga Things

“A photographer gets people to pose for him. A yoga instructor gets people to pose for themselves” – Jay Fields Yoga is love for me. It is my best friend. It creates a circumstance and vibe wherein I fall in love with myself and the universe simultaneously. I take it seriously, it is both my preferred form of movement and my spiritual haven. Like all things … Continue reading Rituals: “Must Have” Yoga Things