My Favorite Romantic Movies

It’s February already – can you believe it? This month, I am focusing on love – the things I love, the people I love and how love makes me feel. Whether it’s the love of your family, your best friends, or if you are lucky to have found your special person, love is a wonderful … Continue Reading

Aaron Spelling’s Television Legacy

I was married to one of the great storytellers of all time.  My late husband, Aaron Spelling, rewrote pop culture with his shows.  The Mod Squad and Dynasty dictated fashion trends.  (Nolan Miller’s fashions from Dynasty became instantly recognizable.)  It was all about the hair in Charlie’s Angels. Fantasy Island and The Love Boat are … Continue Reading

Reboot Your Routine!

My son is a life coach and he’s always sharing great advice. Although in Los Angeles summer can linger through September because the weather stays warm, the fact that Labor Day is upon us this weekend makes us all naturally feel like the season is changing. The kids are back to school, vacations are taken, … Continue Reading

Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila

One way to get through the dog days of summer is with great summer cocktails. This year, my summer cocktail of choice is this Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila. It’s a great twist on a typical tequila drink. And it’s ideal for summer entertaining. Somewhere between a margarita and sangria, this will wow any backyard BBQ or summer get … Continue Reading

The Dog Days of Summer?

Have you ever wondered where that expression came from? And no, this isn’t a post about Madison, although I will do that soon. As the weather’s really been heating up, I happened to have heard that expression two times in the last few days. Didn’t you just picture it is just so hot that dogs … Continue Reading

Vintage Summer Trends

Now that I’m a grandmother, with all the life and wisdom that comes with that privilege, it’s easier for me to admit how many times fashion trends that I used to embrace have come BACK in style. That’s why I absolutely love this article from Harper’s Bazaar about vintage summer trends that are stylish today. … Continue Reading