@harrahsresort on the rooftop with some friends

@harrahsresort on the rooftop with some friends. I went with a more edgy look and wear. You can pair it with sneakers or heels like I did. I felt like the Queen of the night ! #theduchessofbayridge #edgywear #fashion #fashionista #fashionstatement #fashionist

When I was 21 I felt compelled to leave home and travel west to see what I might discover

When I was 21 I felt compelled to leave home and travel west to see what I might discover. Financially it ruined me. 9/11 happened as I was driving and every opportunity for work dried up on the spot. I was sleeping on couches for weeks hoping something would pan out... then one day I get a call from a recruiter asking me if I was willing to move to Fort McMurray, AB. In a two year period I grew as a leader. The people I worked with were on another lev...

Tour Pu Luong 3 days

A day at Echo Lake, CA, hiking tour Pu Luong 3 days http://puluongvietnam.com/pu-luong-tour-trekking/ and part of the Pacific Coast Trail. It was good to get this in before the July 4 weekenders arrive today. The trail had very few people today.

Tour Pu Luong Retreat

Settling in to watch Arsenal playing their second game of their first Tour Pu Luong Retreat in 40 years. What better way to remember the great days than to interview Ray Parlour

There have been nine retail bankruptcies in 2017—as many as all of 2016

There have been nine retail bankruptcies in 2017—as many as all of 2016. J.C. Penney, RadioShack, Macy’s, and Sears have each announced more than 100 store closures. Sports Authority has liquidated, and Payless has filed for bankruptcy. Last week, several apparel companies’ stocks hit new multi-year lows, including Lululemon, Urban Outfitters, and American Eagle, and Ralph Lauren announced that it is closing its flagship Polo store on Fifth Avenue, one of ...

My Friday PSA: If you use food as a coping mechanism, THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH YOU

My Friday PSA: If you use food as a coping mechanism, THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH YOU. You are not damaged. You are not broken. You are just dealing with the best way you know how...right now. It doesn't mean you'll always deal with it this way, but giving yourself the benefit of the doubt, and invoking curiosity ("What was I feeling before I ate this extra slice of pizza?"), you will find a more suitable--and sustainable--way of handling the...

Back home from Satpura and already missing the jungle and the pretty Forsyth Lodge Four days of no connectivity ( except for a few spurts here and…

Back home from Satpura and already missing the jungle and the pretty myanmar itinerary 5 days of no connectivity ( except for a few spurts here and there ) full of jeep safaris, canoe rides and breathtakingly stunning views is all I needed to remember how much I miss being on a safari. I didn't manage to see any tigers ( another jeep was lucky ) but I did see a sloth bear, a leopard, Gaur, deer, TONS of birds( my beloved owls and eagles included ) giant sq

IMLIL, Atlas Mountains Valley Trekking, trekking in morocco

IMLIL Atlas Mountains Valley Trekking trekking in myanmar. walking trips and tours in the high atlas mountains as well as around the berber villages of morocco. climbing mount toubkal which is the highest mountain in north africa. www.toubkal.es ...