Posts Tagged ‘beyond spelling manor’

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…More

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…More

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…More

Tip Jar: Dating Again at 60+

A few years after Aaron passed away, my girlfriends decided that it was time for me to start dating again, and even though it was scary, I took the plunge – and survived to write about it in my new memoir Candy At Last. If you’re following my book tour, you may have caught me…More