Chess like kings and queens above all – Virtual Diva

I am feeling a bit feisty today, and I am not quite sure why, other than the weather has once again turned towards Spring and I am looking quite forward to it’s rather late arrival.  The garden has been planted for a bit now with the more resilient plants and next week all the baby…

Dramatic? Pfft! I prefer heathen! – Style Personalities Part II

Personal style is not something that is just in the air. It is something you have and that you apply to yourself. Paloma Picasso Just in case you missed yesterday’s post, do yourself a favor and go back and catch-up as I provided a lot of back ground information on style personalities that set the…

Sometimes you just need to sparkle

I am a firm believer in taking the time to dress up and go out on the town every now and then because I truly believe that everyone should take the time to sparkle every now and then.  Lately, with all the work on the house and moving we haven’t had a lot of time…

Strapped in and holding on tight for this bumpy ride

I remember when I was little my Mother used to tell me that life is often like a roller coaster with lots of twists, turns, lows and highs you never expected, and it seems this old adage likes to slap me upside the head from time to time, but I have learned to strap myself…

Virtual Diva – Silence @ Swank

I have been blogging for almost two and a half years now and this past week had me once again humbled, and at the same time feeling very proud of myself.  I have been a blogger for Virtual Diva almost since I started blogging and along the way I have learned so much from the…

Either coffee or a beautiful monster, you pick!

For the past couple of days my energy level has been at an all time low and all I want to do is camp out in bed or on the sofa and watch movies all day.  Which, if you have been following along for a bit, you know that is just not possible in my…

Finding your temple

I started out today with a great attitude and plans to get all kinds of work done, that however, was not the universe’s plan.  But as the old adage goes, “(Wo)Man plans, God laughs.”  Once all the errands had been run and I had once again settled in to write my post life decided to…