Happy National Lipstick Day from TGFRL!

After a too much fun-filled weekend (that’s a thing – I am learning) I have found myself a little under the weather. However, I realized that I could not let this whole  Monday go by without wishing you all a Happy Lipstick Day! Instead of my usual photo I have posted a picture of a piece I modeled for years ago for artist Margot Lovinger … Continue reading Happy National Lipstick Day from TGFRL!

Thank God for Red Lipstick – New Lip Crush from Mirenesse!!

Lipstick is my art form. Ok, that sounds dramatic. Wait, I am totally dramatic. At 4 I earned the nickname Sarah Bernhardt after the 1870’s French stage actress who was referred to as “The Divine Sarah.” Apparently even back then, when I would wrap myself in glittery fabric (my gowns) and make crazy demands all while nearly fainting with full dramatic flair when things were … Continue reading Thank God for Red Lipstick – New Lip Crush from Mirenesse!!

Russian Night Out at new Mari Vanna LA

My social life these days is hilariously unpredictable in pace. It’s an odd and mostly satisfying mix of family life (our version- since everyone’s is different) and hanging out with the friends I had before and the ones I made after becoming a wife and mommy. The downside – there always is one- is that there is only so much time and so many things … Continue reading Russian Night Out at new Mari Vanna LA

LA Style, Outdoor Summer Party Outfit

In sunny California summer is in effect and so is the season of summer parties. Poolside, BBQ’s and hotel rooftops are abuzz with laughter, frosty cocktails and the clothes that say, “Hey, it’s hot!” and “this is NOT my work outfit!” There have been so many parties so far that I am finding the need to do some plotting and planning, pinning some “go-to” ideas … Continue reading LA Style, Outdoor Summer Party Outfit

The Royals, Cheese, Mani Pedi’s…The TGFRL Life

Sometimes a girl is craving cheesy grits sprinkled with pancetta, and let’s be honest, this girl eats this very thing in varying combinations a couple of times a month. I was late to the grit party as I always filed the mushy business under “the less delicious southern side” (cornmeal did not beat a biscuit or a mashed potato I’d proclaim) and that it was … Continue reading The Royals, Cheese, Mani Pedi’s…The TGFRL Life