The Weight is (Almost) Over: Clothes to Keep Us – and our Bank Account – Looking Fab as We Shrink!


Whether it’s baby weight, the freshman 15 (or 40) or too many Snickers bars, a lot of ladies are on a weight loss journey.  Losing weight is great, but wearing our size 22’s when we’re now a 16 . . . not too hot.  Trust me, I know.  After losing 70 pounds six years ago, I know that looking fashionable […]

Cleavage & Skinny Jeans at Church? Look Sophisticated, Not Sinful, in These Church-Appropriate Styles

Church Appropriate Styles

Much as I love my sky-high heels and faded jeans, when it comes to attending church, I’m OK leaving them home.  For me, church-appropriate styles are about subtle, conservative pieces instead of ones that make me look like I’m praying for a new drink to appear on tonight’s menu.

Ladies’ Night In! Serve up Food & Fun with Memorable Dining Decor on a Budget

Girls Night In

Ladies’ night out is fun, but sometimes staying in with friends is even better.  We can kick off our heels, don’t have to shout to be heard and can avoid hokey “do you believe in love at first sight, or should I walk by again?” pick-up lines.  Best of all, we can make ladies’ night in unique with dining decor that’s […]

Zippers with a Twist: Stand Out with These Fun Zipper Fashions

Zipper Fashion

Time to step out in style with great hair, awesome skin and zippers.  Wait.  Zippers?  What’s so unique about them?  They’re two strips of metal teeth that join stuff together. They keep jeans fitting right and prevent the world from seeing our undie color.  They keep pocketbooks closed. What could possibly wow us about an ordinary zipper?  Turns out, plenty.  Like […]

How to Get an Elegant Updo: Go Glam with It’s Judy Time’s OLAY/BlogHer TV Tutorial


Confession time:  Until recently, I considered a basic ponytail an updo.  A fancy updo.  To me, away from face = all things glam.  Bonus points if my ponytail managed a cute tip flip (think Charlotte in Sex in the City).  Then it truly was an elegant ‘do.  Sigh.  Clearly, my hair‘s been lacking in the glam department.  So I decided to get on track by […]

How to Use Hot Rollers on Your Hair

It's Judy Time

We all know that a great ‘do (as well as shoes and accessories) completes our look, but I’ll be the first to admit to falling flat when it comes to my hair.   To the rescue?  Hot rollers!  That’s right ladies, break out the hot rollers.   No more  “who’s looking at my hair when I’ve got these heels?” moments or being […]

Honk if You’re a Fashionista! Drive in Style with These Fun & Stylish Car Accessories


Let’s face it, we spend a lot of time behind the wheel.  Whether it’s commuting to work or keeping that long distance relationship going, we’re racking up some serious miles.  While we may be enjoying the scenery along the way, what about what we see on the inside of our car?  Yeah, I thought so:  black mats, beige steering wheels, yucky grocery […]

Earth Day Must-Haves: Help Save the Planet & Your Skin with these 10 Earth-Friendly Skincare Finds


Ladies, Earth Day is upon us, which means increased awareness about beautifying and preserving the Earth.  This got us thinking: we’re always on the lookout for ways to beautify and preserve our skin, so hmmm, why not go for the best of both worlds?  Glowing skin is always in, and helping the Earth at the same […]

How to Rock Fab Fake Glasses

Liz Lemon

What do Tina Fey, Katy Perry and Diane Keaton have in common?  They’re not just famous ladies, but famous ladies known for their stand-out eyeglasses.  From cat eye peepers to tortoise shell frames, these celebs bust the “men don’t make passes at women who wear glasses” myth big time.  Whether they’re chic, “nerdy” or just plain ‘ole quirky, we’re loving the looks of these bespectacled beauties.