Happy, Happy 18th Birthday Clementine ! No matter how old you grow, you will still always be my baby girl.  So Suzy Loves.

Playful Classic

Relaxed and refined at the same time, the signature 100% cotton Barry Blouse by Frank & Eileen is a great iteration of a classic shirt.  So Suzy Says.

Tree Chic

Diane von Furstenberg Deep V Wrap Blouse, made from 100% silk crepe, is party-ready and tree chic. Also comes as a dress.   So Suzy Says.

Still White Hot

Steven Greece Sandal Women’s Sandals are classics with a modern mini block heel and lightly padded footbed for comfort.  Slide on. So Suzy Says.

Swim Shoulder

The Stella One Piece — Titanium  is a classic one-shoulder swim suit with a reversible twist.  Pack one suit – and strut several poolside looks.  Sexy.  So Suzy Says.

Air Style

Air Curler, Soft Curl Hair Dryer Attachment is the perfect beauty tool for the curly-haired set. Those of us with straight hair love it too.  A great alternative to a diffuser.  So Suzy Says.

Lip Shade

Cle de Peau Beaute UV Protective Lip Treatment Broad Spectrum SPF 30 restores and hydrates lips while shielding them from the sun’s harmful rays.  Enjoy luxurious lips.  So Suzy Says.

Brow Wow

Glossier Boy Brow — available in blond, brown, black and clear — will fill, fluff shape your brows to perfection. Inspired by traditional hair pomades, this  all-in-one brow product is all you’ll ever need for an eyebrow that wows.  So Suzy Says.    


USA Made without animal testing, Tata Harper’s Clarifying Mask will clear your skin and conscience with its AHA Superfruit Blend: lactic acid from bilberry and malic and tartaric acids from sugar maple that  encourage cell renewal to target blemishes and help clean and clear buildup to refine pores. Enjoy smooth skin.  So Suzy Says.

Joint Juice

Support your joints without offending your taste buds with  Joint Juice Glucosamine and Chondroitin Supplement Drink.  Comes in berry good flavors: Cranberry Pomegranate  and  Blueberry Acai.  So Suzy Says.    

Salty Accent

Add Light Grey Celtic Sea Salt to your grocery list immediately.   I’m not a salt girl however this naturally coarse moist sea salt  is the perfect addition to your favorite recipes. It brings out the flavor in  tomatoes avocado and the rest of your Farmer’s Market finds.  Yum.  So Suzy Says.

Brain Food

The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health by  Emeran Mayer  is a well-researched, insightful tome on the connection between our tummies and brain.  Great food for thought.  So Suzy Says. 

Widow’s Bank

The Banker’s Wife by Cristina Alger is a gripping thriller set in the world of international banking. a page turner. So Suzy Says. 


Gretchen Scott Priss Blouse is a classic.  It comes in several color combinations —  blue and white , pink and white are my favorites.  So Suzy Says.      


Amanda Lindroth’s latest creation – the Palm Beach Tote – will have you carting around your wears in woven wicker style.  Features leather handles and is available in nine colors.  Practical, chic.  Lindroth’s Mini Birkin Basket is perfect for days when you carry less. So Suzy Says.      

Sparkling Rainbow

Add technicolor sparkle to any outfit with Roxanne Assoulin Technicolor Rainbow Drop Earrings.  They’re a need not a want.   Check out Assoulin’s Swarovski Crystal Bracelets too… if you’re into bangle versus — or in addition to —  dangle.  So Suzy Says.

Summer Reads: There

There There: A Novel by Tommy Orange explores a dozen Big Oakland Powwow attendees, the reasons they came — and their varying outcomes.   A well-reviewed novel that lives up to its hype.  Insightful and riveting. So Suzy Says. 

Summer Reads: Intermission

The Intermission Hardcover by Elyssa Friedland  is an incisive tale about secrets so deep you can’t even tell your partner.  A page turner told from the alternating perspectives of each spouse with something to hide, this page turner reveals what’s behind this seemingly-happy marriage, So Suzy Says. 

Summer Reads: Caroline

Caroline: Little House, Revisited by Sarah Miller  is a tale about ‘Ma Ingalls’.  Authorized by the Little House Heritage, it’s a must-read for everyone who grew up reading The Little House on the Prairie series.  So Suzy Says. 

Summer Reads: Officially Filthy…

The Official Filthy Rich Handbook by Christopher Tennant chronicles the graduates of The Preppy Handbook as they’ve grown older… and richer.  A fun, nostalgic, beach read.  So Suzy Says.