• Makeup for Brides

  • A good time to start thinking about your wedding makeup is about three to five months before your wedding day.  If you are having your makeup done professionally it is a must to have a consultation and trial.  Many brides come to make up sessions with a photograph of a model to show how they want th[...]
  • SIPS - Gingerbread-tini

  • It's holiday time and frankly since Thanksgiving I haven't stopped noshing, sipping and overeating.  I've thrown all caution to the wind and just plan on indulging right on through New Year's Eve.  I am planning on the January diet so until then, I'm just going to eat, drink and enjoy.  Here's a SIP[...]
  • SIPS - The Aurum Manhattan

  • Vernon Duke's heartfelt and melancholy song  "Autumn in New York" is the perfect listen for homesick New Yorkers this time of year. The song was originally written for the Broadway musical Thumbs Up!  My favorite version was recorded by Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald. Listen. Short of being in[...]
  • Behind The Lens: Seedhouse Photography

  • Fall is most definitely in the air! The frost has begun to make it's morning appearance on the lawn and the second blanket is ready at the foot of the bed for warding off the cooler nights.  The bright blue Colorado skies make a spectacular backdrop to the golden aspens and allow for some of the bes[...]
  • SIPS - The Spritz

  • All new this month, I am deputing SIPS; a specialty cocktail blog post for each month of the year.  Happily, I have both my own experience with some really great SIPS and will also be drawing great cocktail ideas from some of my favorite friends, clients and caterers to contribute to this series of [...]