Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Shopping Online? These are THE tips to remember

Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Planning to shop online? Keep these tips handy   Fact or Fiction?  Shopping online is a time saver. You can find items online that you might be not able to find in your local stores without looking for hours, or perhaps not at all. Shopping online is safe  and enjoyable.   The… [Continue Reading]

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Spa-Ahhh! Phytomer, Phytoceane, Fleur’s & Vie Bring it!

No Time to Spa? Four Brands with luxe skincare products Bring the spa to you     We’ve reached the most exciting, but also the most stressful months of the year.  Those who have the luxury of enjoying spa visits reap the benefits for body, mind and spirit. Unfortunately, not everyone has the time or money for to… [Continue Reading]


Celebrate with wine worth savoring + DIY a champagne tower @TaittingerUSA, @palmazvineyards, #wine, #TaittingerTime

Celebrate the season with wine worth savoring (and how to make a champagne tower)  By John Dunham with Alison Blackman The holiday season is a time for celebration. When planning your next party, whether it’s a simple get together or a formal dinner, one of the first things you’ll want to consider is what wine to serve.  There… [Continue Reading]

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Aspire Eyewear frees you of pain & boring glasses. Here’s what you need to know! @AspireEyewear #vision

You love your eye glasses but they don’t love you back, causing nose gouge, over the head pain and sometimes, even headaches?  While prescription eye glasses have come a long way, with cutting edge technology and new materials to make your vision better, glasses with big prescriptions can be heavy. Wearing stylish frames can make… [Continue Reading]

alison wearing Memorable frames from Aspire