My Mom ... circa 1953? Somehow, this weekend, I was half-asleep, listening in the dark for the dog (when I hear her collar jingle I wait to see if she's coming to the bedroom door to give it a scratch, indicating she wants out), when a vivid memory hit my... Read more →
By Laura Kay, Chief Firecracker, Pink Spark Systems When was the last time you strutted? You heard me right...strutted. Maybe you've never done it. Maybe it's been a while Either way, let's change that...today! The dictionary's definition of strutting is "to walk with a proud gait." You've got plenty to... Read more →
By Laura Kay (formerly Smith), Chief Firecracker, Pink Spark Systems Ugh. Divorce. Have you been through one, My Dear? I hope not. But, if you’re like a lot of us, you’ve been there ~ done that. Me too. In fact, recently ~ like this year. Believe me, one of my... Read more →
Yvonne and Susan at BlogHer by Yvonne DiVita "There she is! Oh my GOD! It's really her!" I wasn't the only one throwing my arms up with loud cries of excitement as I rushed across the gleaming lobby of the hotel, that fated day back on the ancient history days... Read more →
Me and my brother, who taught me to be who I am by Yvonne DiVita On some level, I firmly believe that women rule the world. The saying goes, "The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world," and it's so true. But, many women don't rock cradles, and they... Read more →
By Laura Smith, Chief Firecracker, Pink Spark Systems So you're sitting there reading this email...why not have a self-love fest RIGHT NOW? It's fairly simply and it feels oh-so good. Here are the 3 easy steps: 1. Plan to spend the next 60 seconds REALLY loving you. 2. Start with... Read more →
How to Look Attractive and Get Your Inner Goddess Back
October 15, 2013
Want to know how to look attractive, sexy, professional, stylish, successful? If you feel like you have lost the look and feel of the woman you remember but not longer see in the mirror, please read about a few of the tips I use when working with my clients. As... Read more →
Howl, My daddy always says that I should work now and play later. I think half of him is right (I am not sure if it is his top half or bottom half). While nothing feels better than finishing a long yard patrol session, I am not a yard patrolling... Read more →
Do You Always Wear black?
September 17, 2013
Don't let this be your closet! Sometimes it is best to let the customer have the last word. Today, I felt she should have the first word as well, as Diane explains her results of working with me so well! "After a presentation by Scarlett, at our Professional Organizers meeting,... Read more →
Where is the best place to shop for a great deal and save money?
August 20, 2013
Personal Shopper Scarlett DeBease taking a rest between getting great deals As a wardrobe stylist, I just had to share with you a great article that I read in Real Simple magazine about where to find the best deal – outlet or off-price retailer. I myself have never been much... Read more →