Photo bombing Check Please! Bay Area

That's me with the glass of red wine and the "jazz hand" at the Gold Mirror in San Francisco.

That’s me with the glass of red wine and the “jazz hand”.


For people in my age-range, local television has always been a guilty pleasure, something to watch and potentially “star” in too. If we didn’t star, a friend did, or a friend of a friends’ sister did, or the sister of a friends’ neighbors’ therapist did. We all loosely know someone who did the Cabbage Patch on TV Dance Party or clinked a wine glass with Leslie Sbrocco on Check Please! Bay Area.

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Lowering the Bar on Corporate Casual

What did you wear to the meeting?

I received this question while scrunched sideways in the backseat of a Mini Cooper, on my way home from visiting a friend in the ER (don’t ever try to stand on a wheeled-chair to change a smoke alarm!). Trish, the driver, had asked how work was going, and I’d shared the story of a new business meeting I’d had the day before.

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Shop Nordstrom and Stop Trump

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My two obsessions, fashion and politics, have collided spectacularly this week and I’m downright giddy.

The #grabyourwallet boycott of brands and products that endorse and/or enrich the Trump family continues to apply pressure and is making a real difference; just look what happened with #deleteuber and Kalanick’s withdrawal from Trump’s Economic Advisory Council.

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