Happy Birthday, USA

So Suzy Says hopes that your holiday is family-filled and joyous, that you and yours enjoy a magnificent, safe and legal fireworks display. And, that this republic of ours continues to be a shining beacon of hope. Happy July 4th!


Palm Springs Perfection: spending a weekend in Palm Spring  with my 92 year old mama #brainsandbeauty #originalcocacolawoman #Stanford #wisewordsalways #myfairygodmother. And, with Tony Hoyt, one of my Guardian Angels. Thank you. So Suzy is blessed.

Saintly Scholars

All three of my children had the benefit of a St. Martin of Tours education. Each is grateful for how well prepared for high school they were. The lessons and values they learned and friendships they made at this nurturing and challenging school remain with them – and me – still. Thank you, SMT. So … Continue Reading

Talent Blossoms

Penske Projects’ inaugural pop up gallery blooms with the talent of  Greg Ito and Honor Titus thanks to Sophia Penske’s curatorial prowess. Sophia, your eye is much better than it was in preschool. Runs at The Garden, 4859 Fountain Avenue, Los Angeles, through July 31st. So Suzy Says.      


Vive Knee Ice Pack Wrap – Cold/Hot Gel Compression Brace is the perfect gift for the weekend warrior. I’ve started running recently… yes, momma can — and I use it weekdays and on weekends. So Suzy Says.   

Eye Away

Perk up your peepers with this  Organic Flax Seed Filled Lavender Eye Pillow by Eye Pillow Vacation and you’ll look like ou enjoyed a weekend away. So Suzy Says.

Apres Sun

Hair often pays the price for fun in the sun. Give it a second chance with Coco & Eve Like A Virgin Super Nourishing Coconut & Fig Hair Masque. Restore the luster to your locks after you play. So Suzy Says.


Let your dishes dazzle and your glasses glitter with Lemi Shine Booster  The safe and natural product eliminates tough, hard water stains. Clean perfection. So Suzy Says.   

It’s a Bird… It’s…

… you flying high … at the lowest prices thanks to Skyscanner.  Hack travel and soar this summer. So Suzy Says.  

What is Best?

The Gifted School: A Novel by Bruce Holsinger is a sharp and witty examination of what happens when accomplished, ambitious parents who want what’s best… for themselves … and their children? So Suzy Says. 

Sex + Silver = Good Read

Is There Still Sex in the City?  asks Sex and the City author  Candace Bushnell in this sharply observant and witty collection that explores current dating mores. A fun read about the culture of New York’s Upper Eastside and other tony enclaves. Enjoy. So Suzy Says.