My Life & Times

Lisbon Fashion Delights

July 2, 2012 // 7 Comments

Just back from visiting Lisbon in Portugal – loved it and found a fantastic local designer  Ana Salazar, where I spent a delightful time trying on her extensive clothing [...]

Only in America

June 24, 2012 // 2 Comments

Arriving in LA from NZ – my first foray into ‘only in America’ happens when I get onto the transfer bus from the airport to the hotel.  A passenger in only what [...]

The Missing Piece is Found

May 23, 2012 // 12 Comments

It is hard to put into words the emotional toll tracking down my birth father has been, both for me and him, I am sure. You invite a complete stranger into your life and from [...]

Missing Pieces

May 16, 2012 // 7 Comments

It is not often that fashion takes a backward step in my world.  However in the last week my world has literally been turned upside-down, by a phone call that was made to a [...]