I was cleaning out my garage and came across this news clipping from 1975 and the photo amongst my dear dad’s things….. This blog was meant to be… So THIS Suzy Says.  Merry Christmas.  

Kiddie Christmas

These brightly colored Christmas trees are two feet tall and perfect for your girl’s room or your boy’s.  They’ll remember the vibrant color and having their own special tree long after they’ve outgrown their presents.  So Suzy Says.  

DJ Ivy

Let your guests – whether they be tweens, teens or adults – mingle and dance while DJ Ivy spins the music round, baby, right round.  So Suzy Says.

Cooking for Love

Ina Garten’s cooking for those she loves helped her develop her love of cooking — and a career.  See some of the meals that she’s shared with her hubby throughout their 48 year marriage in her latest Barefoot Contessa offering; Cooking for Jeffrey.  So Suzy Says.

On the Run Glitter

Vintage chic combines with glitter and a leather star – you can’t go wrong.  Enjoy the cool comfort.  So Suzy Says.

Custom Cupcakes

Sarah Buxbaum’s Cupcakes by Sarah pairs high quality ingredients with unique, individually-crafted, fresh organic flowers — which Buxbaum grows organically in her own garden —  to fit any occasion in her Thousand Oaks kitchen.  Let her yummy treats make your holiday celebration that much more special.  So Suzy Says.  

Artesian Birthday Bar

Bring this organic Bond Bar — it comes with a candle which the bar can hold – and a bottle of bubbly and voila – you have a birthday party.  They’re good for six months so stock up.  So Suzy Says.

Destination Vine

Friends Melanie and Diane love wine – and unlike most of us who also enjoy the grape, these two know a lot about it.  Through their company Destination Vine these two will create a memorable and informative tour through wine country.  Chin, chin.  So Suzy Says.  


Everyone knows how much I love my cat Pumpkin which is why I give him, his favorite chow, Weruva. It’s BPA, Grain, Wheat, Corn, and Soy Free and always gets Pumpkin into the kitchen.  The pouches are resealable so they’re perfect regardless of your companion’s appetite.  So Suzy Says.   

Weekend Pantwear

Whisper soft fabric loosely draped fabric make these pants perfect for lounging around Christmas morning – or any binge watching your holiday plans inspire.  So Suzy Says.

Twinkling Toes

You and your tween will sparkle at all of your holiday events with these sparkling slippers.  So Suzy Says.

Sweater Dress

This charcoal grey sweater dress  is cut long and loose and features two stripes.  It layers well and gives off a pretty, preppy vibe. So Suzy Says.

Important Read

Best selling author Rachel Simmons shares the exercises she uses in her work with girls, parents, and educators in The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence.   Within its pages you’ll find  a catalog of practical strategies to foster girls’ assertiveness, resilience, and integrity. At the core of Simmons’s radical argument … Continue Reading

THE Holiday Tie

This Tartan tie is perfect for any guy at Christmas.  Enjoy.  So Suzy Says.

Cozy Day and Night

Run around all day in luxurious comfort in this cashmere dress then pair it with heals for drinks on the town.  Comes in blue and grey.  So Suzy Says.   

Shimmering Choker

The  setting — inspired by a Venus flytrap  – holds faceted glass crystals with the pointed side facing out (instead of in). It’s a fun and flattering twist on the classic shimmering choker.  So Suzy Says.