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Don’t Force It

Posted by musedujour on March 31, 2016 in soul searching No Comments

Rain all weekend.  Plenty of time to make some magique. I was low on supplies…meaning I had a lot of a little of this and a little of that. I really didn’t want to, but I ended up shopping for more supplies.  Without thinking much about it, the girl at the register told me she

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Lost and Found: The New

Posted by musedujour on March 24, 2016 in inspiration Style No Comments

I was in search of… and then I found… The New. Embarrassingly, I’ve had the same hairstyle (more or less) for about 8 or 9 years.  I rarely gave it more than a few thoughts.  I was comfortable and satisfied as it was familiar and fine. When I did have those few thoughts, I asked myself

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Wacky Week? Well, just LEAP Out!

Posted by musedujour on March 4, 2016 in soul searching No Comments

Bonjour lovelies! Here is the Friday afternoon  recap of my 3/4/2015 work week:   Good thing 2/29 only comes around once every four years, RIGHT?  The good news is that, as usual, everything always works out with patience, perseverance, and some POP of style…   Monday. This is me feeling very much the Leap-year-angst.  At

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death-warmed-over vs. zombie chic

Posted by musedujour on February 22, 2016 in beauty humor No Comments

I tried. Tried to get rid of wearing nude lipstick.  Again.  Eight years ago *ahem* I only wore nude lips.  It made me feel understatedly chic. How could I resist: besides wearing like-silky-skin-Shu Uemura colors, I wore NARS Honolulu Honey, Barbarella, Belle Du Jour…the names alone were appealing enough. My boss (a man) told me

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fine, fresh, fabulous stuff

Posted by musedujour on March 25, 2014 in inspiration

  fine, fresh fabulous stuff Newness fuels. Newness inspires. Newness drives. And what is this thing? Newness? It’s a fresh take on the existence around us.  It’s the eye opening, mind expanding, innocent surprise feeling of ahhhh!  Material or ethereal, tangible or abstract; it is everything and anything. Open your eyes. With newness afloat, I

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