Posts Tagged ‘beyond spelling manor’

Pick of the Month: Mobile Mini Speakers

Now that CDs have gone the way of the vinyl disk and the eight-track tape, we find ourselves listening to music stored on or streamed through computers and mobile devices. But computer and cell phone speakers don’t do music justice, so I rely on these cute and portable Brookstone Mobile Mini Speakers to make music…
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How to Find Your Most Flattering Colors

Although some people would have you believe otherwise, discovering your best colors is more art than science. Here are a few flexible tips I’ve picked up on how to wear your most flattering colors: It’s all about undertones. Most people’s skin has either warm or cool undertones, and these are separate from skin color (dark-skinned…
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De-Clutter and Do Good

It feels great to clear the clutter out of your house and even better if you donate your unneeded stuff to somebody who will really use it. While it’s easy to haul everything to Good Will or the Salvation Army and be done with it, in many cases you can do more good by giving…
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Playing Hostess at a Restaurant

As I share in my new book Candy At Last, when Aaron was sick I didn’t want to have friends over to The Manor much, so for the first time I began doing some entertaining away from my home turf.  Although it might sound expensive to take a group of people out to eat, if you crunch…
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