Miracle Diet!

I really wanted to lose 10 pounds. Being a Type A personality, I wanted it now and I wanted it fast. So, I decided that I was going to completely give up carbs. That’s right, no bread, no pasta, no cookies —no carbs. Notice I didn’t say I was giving up vodka -low carb. Anyway, … More Miracle Diet!

That’s Interesting

Interesting is such an interesting word. In our family it has several different connotations.   Let me give you some examples. So I’m chatting with WJJ and I say, “I’ve got a great idea. Let’s go to Italy for a month”. Or, “You know I’d love to go to Montana in winter and rent a gorgeous … More That’s Interesting

Mr. Scale

[In honor of Fat Tuesday] I want you to know that I have a very important love/hate relationship …with my weight. Yes, you heard my right, my weight. Stated simply I love it when I feel thin and hate it when I feel fat. The irony is that the difference might only be 3-5 pounds, … More Mr. Scale

HOT FLASH….. You know you’ve hit 50 WHEN…….

Hot Flash 1 You know you’ve hit 50 when: Wait servers start calling you Ma’am. While I love it when a Military person addresses me as “Ma’am”—when a HOT gorgeous 20 something year old male wait server does so, it’s downright painful! It’s even worse when a cute, young, sweet female uses Ma’am, you immediately … More HOT FLASH….. You know you’ve hit 50 WHEN…….

Harbor Tower Adventures!

I’ve done a lot of UndercoverWear Parties. And each party has had it’s own personality. Some of my most memorable were after the Boston Herald did a two-page full-color article on my “naughty nighty” parties. Once the article appeared, the phone rang constantly. It seemed everyone wanted to have one of my parties. I booked … More Harbor Tower Adventures!


I have often been asked, “Can wearing a corset really change a woman?” The answer is “yes.” Think about this… From Scarlett O’Hara to Madonna, the hourglass figure is every woman’s dream. The corset can instantly create the illusion of the perfect body. When a woman puts on a corset she becomes the dazzling damsel … More Corsets

Who Is That Woman?

Recently I hosted a luncheon at our home and as I was talking to my friends, I mentioned that I debated both Helen Gurley Brown and Gloria Steinem at a luncheon for Savvy Magazine. It was during the time when women were burning their bras and wanted to be “the same as men.” I, on … More Who Is That Woman?


So, I have had this little struggle lately. It’s all about the word “bossy” as it refers to woman. As you may know, there is a movement to educate society NOT to call a female bossy. Of course, I have a story. When I was in 2nd grade, I came home from school and my … More BOSSY