Why Do Women Have To Be So Afraid Of Getting Old?
By Elaine Dove I’ve noticed recently that when I run into female friends, especially in groups, that one of the ways women often bond is to enter into a discussion […]
Culture On A T-Shirt & Other Ways Latinos Assimilate
This just in: new arrivals in the U.S. are not generally welcomed with open arms. Benjamin Franklin initially opposed German immigrants, because of fears that they would not assimilate. (He used […]
Retail Industry Zeroing In On Latino Consumers
At a retail conference in San Antonio, Texas this week more than 400 retailers from around the country are gathering to discuss, among other things, ways they can break into […]
Fun, Family And T-Shirts At The Pulga, Or Swap Meet
Some people call them pulgas. Other people call it a tianguis. My family always called it swap meet. Whatever you choose to call it, it has always been an adventure. […]
Fashion Don’ts: Don’t Wear That!
This week’s post is devoted to the fashion trends I find 1) most entertaining, and 2) most hideous. As a quasi-expert with no real qualifications, I realize I have absolutely […]
Fall Fashion: Geometry, Earrings & Bright Colors
July is almost here, and, you guessed it, that means the fashion world is about to start whipping out their fall items soon. Let’s take a look at what that’ll […]
Stuck In Neutral — And Loving It!
Beiges, sands, ivory, oh my! We may not be in Kansas, but we’re certainly in neutral town. This summer, shades of neutral are in. Want a summer wardrobe, but bright […]