Archive for October, 2010

King of Prussia

Greetings and welcome to blog #83.  Yesterday, I visited the King of Prussia Mall here in Philadelphia.  It is humungous!  Massive!  Gargantuan!  In terms of leasable space, it is the largest mall in America.  Thank you Wikipedia! I’m off to New York City for a couple of days in the morning, and I’m sure I’ll … Continue reading

Feeling Shopping Temptation

G’day!  And welcome to blog #82.  I haven’t said “G’day” in a little while now so thought that would be a warm and welcoming way to start this message. I’ve been in the US now for 10 days and I’m lovin’ it!  Three-quarters of our Shop Your Wardrobe members are from the US and it’s … Continue reading

Shopping Transference

Here we are at blog #81.  The date stamp says Saturday, but it’s really Friday here in Philadelphia.  What a sensational city this is!  I’ve been here a couple of days and cannot wait to explore more! I got to thinking about transference recently.  You know, when you take emotions about Thing (or Person) A … Continue reading

Shopping Isn’t The Answer

Greetings people!  Welcome to blog #80, brought to you from beautiful downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.  This is my first time in this part of the world, and I’m excited to be here!  Tomorrow morning I’m a guest on two local TV shows – Good Morning Utah and Good Times Utah, which I am really … Continue reading

Take Me Away: A Packers Dilemma

Greetings and welcome to a sensational Thursday afternoon.  Blog #79 is brought to you today by the letter P.  For Packing.  And that’s because that’s what I’m doing as soon as I finish writing this.  Packing.  We’re off the United States for nearly 5 weeks in the morning, and I’m determined to Pack Smart for … Continue reading

A Constant New Look, Huh?

Greetings from a rather overcast Saturday.  We are up to post #78 and it’s been an interesting week.  On Wednesday I appeared on Channel 7’s The Morning Show with Larry Emder and guest co-host Sonia Kruger.  I might blog about that experience on another day, as it was extremely fascinating.  For now, you can check out … Continue reading

Clothes and Identity

Hello and welcome to the most sensational Tuesday we’ve had all week.  We’re up to blog #77 today and I’d like to talk today about the role that clothing plays in forming our identities. We probably need to start by asking:  Does clothing play a role in forming our identity? Identity is the holy grail … Continue reading

Advice for my 13 Year Old Self

Good morning!  Welcome to blog #76 and today I’d like to give some advice to my 13 year old self.  There I am!  I’m the youngest of three, with two older brothers.  Yes, they made my life a living misery which was their birthright (even so, they seemed naturally adept at it, like it was no effort … Continue reading