There will never be another Aretha.
I’ve seen a lot in my lifetime, and I hope to see a great deal more. But, what I never thought I’d see is my parents weaken. Of course, I expected to see them age and slow down, but just not weaken as they got older. To even say a derivative of the word weak, in reference to my mom and dad, doesn’t sound right. I grew up an only child who enjoyed talking, dining, watching TV, playing cards and vacationing with my parents. They were curious, outgoing, and fearless during my formative years.
Change is in the air! Fall is coming and September has meant putting fall fashion pieces into rotation. And, even with a rare heat wave in the mix, (yes, it’s hard to start thinking about corduroy and tweed when it is still hot AF) we’re ready to pack it up and change into our new Fall Favorites. Whether it’s light layering or working those “off-the-shoulder” tops with darker-toned pieces, here are Seven Simple Style Tips on how to enjoy early Fall Fashion without piling on perspiration.
MY ATTA GRRRL. We are MAG.
Do you have a hobby…?
A few weeks ago, as I watched my third consecutive rerun of The Office, I considered the last time I tried something new.
Queue a little Doug E. Fresh and Salt-N-Pepa, for me please. You see, I can vividly remember the 80’s; the Decade of Decadence, when Dallas aired on the living-room television, Rappers really rapped, and Rock Stars really rocked their sassy suede fringed everything! Boy, did we turn the volume waaaaay up on everything. More was fucking, MORE! Cars were Big. Fedoras were Big. Hair was even Bigger! And even though we all know the 80’s left very little for us to desire. It wasn’t all a BIG waste. Fashion was Fabulous!