Valentine’s All Year Round!

That is, if you let love rule in your heart everyday. I am a blessed person, it’s not with money, beauty or material possessions. It is because I am surrounded by those who love me and let me love them back. Gifts are an ongoing thing, not one of obligation or size but of recognition, thanks and a simple gesture of love.


My amazing, gentle J-Y. Thank you for providing me with such a lavish gift. One of every color of every thing! I’m happy you are loving my homemade chocolates (Green Tea Cheesecake Truffles, Raspberry Dark Chocolate Truffles, Chocolate Cheesecake Truffles and Dark Chocolate Turtles) and those very special cufflinks.

My darling, E~! Thank you for always being there. It’s been a strange year of ups and downs but you’ve never turned away. You are an ultimate friend who has remembered our conversations well.

My beautiful Lola sent me an always gorgeously worded letter and beautiful card with my favorite themes.
So blessed, I just sit here contemplating, with my baby pink nails and drink my Starbucks. Thinking, somehow, the cosmos have let their stardust gently fall upon my earth and my body with such grand people in my life, even if I can’t hug them every day.

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Winter Fashion

I’m currently battling the flu. This is a great time to post this. ♡
My style has been evolving. The color stays in mostly black, of course.
But this winter, I’ve added a few shades of white, cream and beige.
I’ve also started wearing jeans, black jeans. I haven’t worn jeans since I was a young teenager.  It feels really great!
Mostly, I think it’s due to my weight loss. I’m not hating my thighs as much as I used to. I still have a ways to go but I’m making progress.

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