Month: January 2017

10 Things You Definitely Don’t About Audrey Hepburn

10 Things You Definitely Don't Know About Audrey Hepburn

A talented elite actress, a fashion icon and a humanitarian champion can all describe the Hollywood legend, Audrey Hepburn. She summed up the depth of her life eloquently when she said, “If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look on all the pleasures, excitement and worthwhileness I have been lucky enough to …

The Power of Skincare

While skincare/makeup may sometimes be associated with sexist or "man-pleasing" ideologies, it stands the test of time, evolving into profitable self care industry. In contrast to criticism from some feminists, today, the beauty industry empowers women-- in science, business, marketing etc. Powerful rulers in history, such as Cleopatra, found solace and respite in their skincare routines which included crushed rose petals, essential oils and honey.

“I’ve been inspired by so many people in my life but most of my drive comes from within, it’s just a burning desire to build mission driven, sustainable companies.” ~Karen Behnke While skincare/makeup may sometimes be associated with sexist or “man-pleasing” ideologies, it stands the test of time, evolving into profitable self care industry. In …

How to Buy an Original Art Piece

Her comment about the art "connecting with you" echoes in my busy head. The process of purchasing art has nothing to do with home decor trends or aesthetics or color schemes; it's a highly personal experience. You can't google the question, "is this sculpture a good investment?" Buying art embraces spontenaity and self-confidence. It's a strategy that we aren't used to.

A wall of art blocked my view of the green sand dunes and beach volleyball courts; live music rode each beach breeze with excitement. My husband and I meandered through the artists’ booths and arepa stands. Each white tent hosted a myriad of imagery. We admired a few items here and there, a necklace with …

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