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What Deborah is Doing to Prepare for 2012…

 

Happy New Year To You!

It’s the end of another great year. A time for renewal, reflection, new beginnings. Just like everyone else that has a business, I have been busy planning my business strategies, marketing, and researching what it is my clients need that I haven’t been giving them. There is always room for improvement!

I had an opportunity presented to me in June of this year. I was invited to become part of a successful team of realtors at Market America Realty Network. This was totally unexpected! I was selling my home, interviewing agents, and I met one that I really clicked with. He had been in the business for over 30 years and brought two companies to the very top… one internationally for RE/MAX®!

Organize Your Clothes & Accessories

 

Image of messy closet.

(Continued From 10 Ways To Tell If Your Closet Is An Absolute Mess on my Products Page)

Right Now Is A Great Time To Get Organized!

With the holidays upon us and guests arriving just around the corner, why not get your closets organized so that you’re really efficient and stop wasting so much time shoving clothes and accessories around that you will never wear again? What will happen if you get new clothes and jewelry as gifts, where will you put them??? It’s embarrassing, frustrating, and you get exhausted just thinking about it!

Color Swatches Are A Guide, Not The Rule!

 

 

Image of Minka Kelly in the right green & Scarlett Johansson is wearing the wrong green.

These two celebrities have chosen to wear green dresses with black accessories. On the left is Minka Kelly in Yigal Azrouelin’s olive green. She is a Deep Autumn and she looks stunning! Scarlett Johansson is wearing Dolce & Gabbana jade green. Neither jade nor black is in her color palette. Jade green belongs in the Soft Summer (cool) swatches. She is a Clear Spring (warm) and her green shades are emerald, mint, lime.

Image of Scarlett Johansson in her right greens on the left; wrong on the right.

Just For Men: How To Wear Colors That Are Not Your Season

Fashionably dressed men.

How do you integrate a color that's not in your personal seasonal color palette?

 

Men Especially Need To Know Their Best Colors And Accessories

Women talk with each other and share anything new and exciting that they’ve found. Women tend to shop with their friends and discuss and critique everything. Men tend to go it alone.  Just think about it. You go to meet your best friends at the local bar and watch your favorite team. Which of your friends is most likely to say, “Hey, Bro! Love that new polo shirt! You look great in that color!” Exactly! Men just buy dress clothes and casual clothes with abandon.

Have To Wear A Color You Hate?

Closeup image of a plastic pink lawn flamingo.

I hate the color pink. I especially hate pink plastic lawn flamingos.

 

Hunger And Malnutrition Here In America

Image of beautiful colorful healthy fruits and vegetables at the Farmer's Market.

The beauty of fresh colorful fruits and vegetables is much more than skin deep.

 

So, We Are What We Eat.

The Good News…

When we go to our local farmer’s market or nearby grocery store to choose the very best produce for our families, we use all of our senses.  Touch, smell, sight… and finally, taste. Often the color and appearance of the food item is a very important part of the selection process.

Are you aware that the colors we find in various foods represent 25,000 chemicals that are beneficial? [nutritionvista.com].

Sea or Beach Glass. It’s My Style.

Image of pale, rough, sea glass.

Click the image to see original sea glass jewelry.

Use Nature As A Source of Inspiration

Clients often have a difficult time narrowing down their choices for color when decorating.  Either they “love” too many colors, or they are just unsure which ones go well together and which ones express their personality the best.  What is actually the easiest step in the process appears to be which colors they do not like at all.  You can double the complexity of the project if your client is a couple.

Women’s High Heels: Fashion Statement or Health Risk?

C. Louboutin's Red-soled Heels.

Fashion Statement/Health Risk?

 

 

Shopping for Shoes Online

I typically buy classic shoes that last really well for a few years.  Recently, I wanted to buy a new pair of office casual heels and a pair that could take me walking in them for a few miles each week for business.  For the first time in a long while, I was in for a real shock.

5 Oily Skin Daily Essentials

Attractive man with problem skin looking in mirror.

Cleanse ~ Nourish ~ Protect

Other than cleansing and moisturizing your skin daily, there are other things you can do to improve and maintain your healthy skin.  Below you will find 5 daily essential additions to your skin care regimen.  These items will also help to improve your overall health so they are worth serious consideration by all healthy adults.

 

5 Combination Skin Daily Essentials

Beautiful woman cleansing her face. She has combination skin.

Cleanse ~ Nourish ~ Protect

Other than cleansing and moisturizing your skin daily, there are other things you can do to improve and maintain your healthy skin.  Below you will find 5 daily essential additions to your skin care regimen.  These items will also help to improve your overall health so they are worth serious consideration by all healthy adults.

5 Normal Skin Daily Essentials

Image of beautiful woman with normal healthy skin.

Cleanse ~ Nourish ~ Protect

Other than cleansing and moisturizing your skin daily, there are other things you can do to improve and maintain your healthy skin.  Below you will find 5 daily essential additions to your skin care regimen.  These items will also help to improve your overall health so they are worth serious consideration by all healthy adults.

5 Dry Skin Daily Essentials

Beautiful woman with dry skin.

 

Cleanse ~ Nourish ~ Protect

Other than cleansing and moisturizing your skin daily, there are other things you can do to improve and maintain your healthy skin.  Below you will find 5 daily essential additions to your skin care regimen.  These items will also help to improve your overall health so they are worth serious consideration by all healthy adults.