Stuck between yoga pants and a corporate suit?

“Oh, so you’re actually creative. Your business suit made me think you were all about spreadsheets and boring office meetings.” OMG. Jenny’s outfit was just SO wrong. She’d just left corporate and had been looking forward to this luxurious London event with other...

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Dress to Impress in Your Business – Video

The Killer Dress was hanging sadly in my closet for ages. I had clearly wasted 300 bucks: The dress was too glamorous and way too sexy, so not me. Why had I bought a dress designed for business stars like Marie Forleo when I was just a suburban mom? A few days later...

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Why Fashion Bloggers can’t be Trusted

I have a bone to pick with fashion bloggers who get paid in cash or free products for promoting brands. Don’t think I don’t understand what it’s like for a fashion girl to get free clothes. I know exactly what it’s like and it’s impossible to say no. You see, I once...

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Are your Brand Colors making you look Pasty Faced?

“Do I have to wear my brand colors at my photoshoot?” I get this question on Facebook all the time and I always rush in to help because I have April’s troubling story fresh in mind. And I don’t want YOU to screw up your photos by making that same mistake. Let me tell...

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Rock’n Roll Mom And Her Little Rebels

“Don’t you dare turn the dial. Let me hear this song. I‘m gonna teach you kids about real Rock’n Roll.” I’m on the highway with my car overflowing with rowdy little boys. My son’s in the passenger’s seat driving me crazy with his terrible DJ’ing switching between...

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You’re Too Old To Dress Like That!

Who do you think you are Hilde?!? You can’t dress like that. That dress is way too sexy for someone your age. Ever heard the expression “mutton dressed as lamb?” My inner critic was getting all riled up and had even taken on a posh British accent since I finally had...

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What to Wear on Video

Like. Like. Like. I was playing with my phone doing some extremely “important” networking on Facebook while clinging to my drug of choice: a soothing grandmother of Cappuccino at The Procrastination Café. It was a Friday. My one day off work. My free day to shoot...

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Networking Outfits that will Start a Conversation – Video

You think you’ve got it made. You’ve left behind the sweaty stockings and back killing high heels of the corporate world for a relaxing entrepreneurial life in comfy yoga pants. Then your cozy cocoon is shattered when you receive a scary email: You’re invited to a...

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What to Wear when working from Home

Great call. Please send me your strategy document asap. Lovely undies by the way. Pink is absolutely your color! OMG! My career is over. I’m a complete laughing stock in the online community! I can see them sending dirty FB messages about me right now. He’s gonna tell...

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Is this what it’s like to be married to Tony?

“Did you cut yourself shaving again honey? OMG. You’ve got bloody cuts all over your chest!” My Bodyguard aka husband just looked down and said: “Yeah, it’s the ice. Tony made me do it.” You see. He was taking his Tony Robbins morning routine very literally. Every...

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