Recently Jolene, our resident health and wellness expert (she’s owner of Pacific Pilates in Palm Desert and all over Colorado) had to move.  Moving is exhausting and frump inducing for sure.  But what she realized is that it was an opportunity to dump her frump.  She explains… I recently moved…again.  It has been the 5th […]

We keep trying the smokey eye look, viagra sale but at some point, ed  one of us *cough* Tara *cough* manages to make herself look like, site well, a cheap hooker.  It never quite works.  At last we have a tutorial that seems to make sense.  This?  We can do. Lisa Eldridge, who to be […]

There are some days we just need to do the bare minimum and pare things down. For those days I’m glad for the wisdom and words shared with me by my friend and beauty adviser Holly of J. Russell Salon in Palm Desert, Ca.:  mascara, pink blush and lip gloss always make you feel better. […]

Let’s be honest: Work out pants are just glorified sweats.  It seems that the uniform in our neighborhood is workout pants, a white t-shirt and a puffy black North Face vest.  It’s like, if people twenty years from now want to dress up as a mom in the 2010’s, that’s your go-to outfit for the […]

Once, years ago, bleary and exhausted after the birth of her twins, Tara brushed her teeth with a tube of Clearasil, believing it to be a trial sized toothpaste.  That is a very sad and very true story. Usually night time is when you are at your most exhausted.   After the kids have gone […]

We genuinely feel bad for our friends who don’t live near a Target.  We do.  Target is where we can pick up our diapers, our Drano, our lice-be-gone shampoo when the kids get sent home…and now that we are frump dumping, our awesome outfit pieces and other frump defying items.  And now without further delay…this […]

  It is shocking how much time I spend sitting in a car, waiting.  I wait for school to get out, for dance class to be over, for a parent teacher conference to start and on and on.  Ironically we usually run out of the house, late, kids complaining they wanted different shoes on.  So […]