How Much Jewelry is Too Much to Wear at Once?

9 Guidelines Coco Chanel once advised, “When accessorizing, always take off the last thing you put on.” It is commonly understood that jewelry overkill is a fashion no-no, but sometimes it’s hard to tell when you’ve crossed that line. What’s more, it’s hard to tell if you should take off the last two or three … Continue reading How Much Jewelry is Too Much to Wear at Once?

Trick Yourself into Saving More Money

While you may not have gotten a raise, you can still save more money if you introduce smart saving habits into your daily lifestyle. Being able to save really just means you take a closer look at the ways you manage and spend your money, then find avenues for putting cash away. Creating rules to … Continue reading Trick Yourself into Saving More Money

How to Avoid Bad-Mouthing Your Ex

After a divorce or break-up, you are going to be angry. When people are angry, they often want to express their negative emotions, but that is not always a great idea. In fact, giving in to the temptation to bad-mouth your ex will probably work against you, and, what’s worse, against your children. Therapist Ashley … Continue reading How to Avoid Bad-Mouthing Your Ex

Jewelry Terms: Fascinatingly Fancy

Starting with “F” Faience – a “non clay based ceramic” the ancient Egyptians used to craft things with a flare of color and a flourish of glaze.  Those sneaky Pyramid builders would use this material to deceive onlookers into thinking they were seeing actual sapphire, malachite or turquoise.  Do not give you fiancée a faience … Continue reading Jewelry Terms: Fascinatingly Fancy