the art of giving

this year, consider skipping the next generation of tech gear and give a truer piece of yourself by frank bennett It’s no wonder that given the range of choices wehave as far as sharing holiday cheer is concerned—andparticularly given the onslaught of technology thatseems to determine so much of giftgiving—people areturning back the hands of time to […]

How to Look Natural yet Captivating on Your Wedding Day

I think nearly every little girl dreams of her wedding day. From the tween years, or perhaps even sooner, visions of a white dress and a delicate veil float in our heads. At least, that was the truth for me! I had a scrapbook of magazine clippings, print-outs from online, and several of my own […]

3 Keys to a Unique Sweet 16 Celebration

There are many Sweet Sixteen ideas out there, from a lavish gala to a quiet gathering and everything in between. After clicking through hundreds of Pinterest and Instagram images, you may feel like it has all been done and that there is nothing new under the sun. But you’d be wrong. Your daughter’s Sweet Sixteen […]

Salt of the earth

Frank Bennett How many times have we heard this expression, and where did it come from? When we hear salt of the earth we usually equate it to somebody who is really down to earth, pretty real, and some sort of kind humanitarian. This is very true, and we can all benefit from being just a […]

Fresh Start

three steps that will help craft your summer body by frank bennett Nothing fits! Here we go again… It’s May, and you pull out last summer’s best because you just endured our first 85-degree day. You grab those skimpy yet too-cool shorts, and realize that life feels different. What you forgot is that the last […]

“I love you,” one foot at a time

the way to a woman’s heart starts with a masterful massage by frank bennett There’s just something about coming home after a long day and kicking off shoes that have been binding your feet all day. When I really want to get into my wife’s good graces after a hard day at work, I wait […]