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  • June is here and that means it’s time to spoil the amazing Father (or Father Figure) in your life. Whether it’s your own Father, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather or even that friend you know who does it all, they deserve something to commemorate the hard work they have put in. So, if you’re a local of the San Jose area, make […]

    Father’s Day Gift Guide from Santana Row

    June is here and that means it’s time to spoil the amazing Father (or Father Figure) in your life. Whether it’s your own Father, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather or even that friend you know who does it all, they deserve something to commemorate the hard work they have put in. So, if you’re a local of the San Jose area, make […]

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  • Mamma Mia! is a smash! The atmosphere, the music, and the lights grab you from the second the lights dim. Mamma Mia! is a story of love, love lost and love found again. It follows young Sophie, Kyra Belle Johnson, as she prepares for her wedding and tries desperately to find out which of three men are really her father. All she wants is […]

    Broadway San Jose’s Mamma Mia Was A Hit!

    Mamma Mia! is a smash! The atmosphere, the music, and the lights grab you from the second the lights dim. Mamma Mia! is a story of love, love lost and love found again. It follows young Sophie, Kyra Belle Johnson, as she prepares for her wedding and tries desperately to find out which of three men are really her father. All she wants is […]

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  • What better way to spend a Saturday morning than catching up with your best friend while getting your hair styled? I had the opportunity to try Halo Blow Dry Bar in Los Altos and I’m a little embarrassed to say this but I’ve actually never had my hair just styled at a blow dry bar before, and I must say, […]

    A Girlfriend’s Guide to a Blow Dry at Halo Blow Dry Bar

    What better way to spend a Saturday morning than catching up with your best friend while getting your hair styled? I had the opportunity to try Halo Blow Dry Bar in Los Altos and I’m a little embarrassed to say this but I’ve actually never had my hair just styled at a blow dry bar before, and I must say, […]

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  • NEWSIES, the Tony Award winning production, based on the 1992 Disney movie began its limited premiere engagement at the Center for Performing Arts this past Tuesday. Inspired by the real life news boy strike of 1889, NEWSIES tells the story of Jack Kelly (Joey Barreio) and his rag tag band of fellow ‘newsies’ as they go up against the hard-fisted, […]

    Disney’s Newsies Takes Center Stage at Broadway San Jose!

    NEWSIES, the Tony Award winning production, based on the 1992 Disney movie began its limited premiere engagement at the Center for Performing Arts this past Tuesday. Inspired by the real life news boy strike of 1889, NEWSIES tells the story of Jack Kelly (Joey Barreio) and his rag tag band of fellow ‘newsies’ as they go up against the hard-fisted, […]

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  • As mentioned on my previous blog post about my experience at the new Dior Beauty Boutique at Westfield Valley Fair, I got a fabulous makeover by long time Dior Artist, Fati.  She was fantastic and explained every product she used and how it benefits my skin. Fati begins by cleansing my skin and applying the necessary base using: Instant Cleansing […]

    Dior Beauty Boutique – Complete Makeover Look

    As mentioned on my previous blog post about my experience at the new Dior Beauty Boutique at Westfield Valley Fair, I got a fabulous makeover by long time Dior Artist, Fati.  She was fantastic and explained every product she used and how it benefits my skin. Fati begins by cleansing my skin and applying the necessary base using: Instant Cleansing […]

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  • I had the privilege of experiencing the new Dior Beauty Boutique that recently opened at the Westfield Valley Fair Mall on Monday. If I can describe the boutique in 3 words, I would use elegance, class and high end. The brand new state-of-the-art boutique is about 1400 square feet and offers Dior’s complete makeup collection, fragrances, skincare line, personalized services, and […]

    Dior Beauty Boutique Now Open at Westfield Valley Fair & Grand Opening Celebration Details! 

    I had the privilege of experiencing the new Dior Beauty Boutique that recently opened at the Westfield Valley Fair Mall on Monday. If I can describe the boutique in 3 words, I would use elegance, class and high end. The brand new state-of-the-art boutique is about 1400 square feet and offers Dior’s complete makeup collection, fragrances, skincare line, personalized services, and […]

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  • Every year we are given 1 day that is dedicated to spoil, to treat, to thank and to praise (even though we should do it every day) that special Mother in your life.  Whether it’s your own Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, or Friend, show her just how much you appreciate her by giving her a gift that she can enjoy, […]

    Spoil Her at Santana Row for Mother’s Day

    Every year we are given 1 day that is dedicated to spoil, to treat, to thank and to praise (even though we should do it every day) that special Mother in your life.  Whether it’s your own Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, or Friend, show her just how much you appreciate her by giving her a gift that she can enjoy, […]

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  • Hello Kitty fans!!! Mark your calendars as the Hello Kitty Cafe makes a couple of stops in the Bay Area this month, with San Francisco being its first stop…and it’s this weekend! SAN FRANCISCO Saturday, April 9th from 10am-5pm Sunday, April 10th from 10am-5pm Saturday, April 16th from 10am-5pm Cherry Blossom Festival Post St. & Webster St. San Francisco, CA 94115 […]

    Hello Kitty Cafe Returns To The Bay Area! 

    Hello Kitty fans!!! Mark your calendars as the Hello Kitty Cafe makes a couple of stops in the Bay Area this month, with San Francisco being its first stop…and it’s this weekend! SAN FRANCISCO Saturday, April 9th from 10am-5pm Sunday, April 10th from 10am-5pm Saturday, April 16th from 10am-5pm Cherry Blossom Festival Post St. & Webster St. San Francisco, CA 94115 […]

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  • Based on the 1991 animated film, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast returns to San Jose this weekend for 5 performances. Beauty and the Beast is the classic tale of a strong, intelligent beauty named Belle (played by Brooke Quintana), trapped in a provincial town. Across the woods, a young prince (Sam Hartley) is also trapped, but his imprisonment is in […]

    Beauty & The Beast Broadway Stops in San Jose! 

    Based on the 1991 animated film, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast returns to San Jose this weekend for 5 performances. Beauty and the Beast is the classic tale of a strong, intelligent beauty named Belle (played by Brooke Quintana), trapped in a provincial town. Across the woods, a young prince (Sam Hartley) is also trapped, but his imprisonment is in […]

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  • I had the privilege of meeting the wonderful staff of Kendra Scott on Wednesday, March 23rd during their tour de California as they made their stop in the ever so glamorous air stream at Santana Row. The pop up air stream shop showcased their Spring 2016 collection which included beautiful stones, a design your own jewelry station, along with some eye […]

    Kendra Scott Tour – Pop Up Shop at Santana Row

    I had the privilege of meeting the wonderful staff of Kendra Scott on Wednesday, March 23rd during their tour de California as they made their stop in the ever so glamorous air stream at Santana Row. The pop up air stream shop showcased their Spring 2016 collection which included beautiful stones, a design your own jewelry station, along with some eye […]

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