Posts tagged flowers

What women and men say about Valentine’s Day

   February 12, 2014 9:56 am    0

Men say it’s too commercial, and they spend big on their women. Mostly on dinner, flowers and jewelry. Beso.com, part of Shopzilla Inc., polled 2,178 Gen X and Gen Y shoppers  and found that 37 percent of respondents call the day romantic, and 32 percent call it fun, but the majority called it cheesy, annoying and commercial….

 

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House Lady visits lakefront classic

   August 3, 2013 7:18 am    0

House to Home visits a lakefront beauty this week, and what a great Millcreek property. Read my story here about 5075 Saybrook Place, listed by Marsha Marsh. It is Barrett C. Walker’s home, and the Walker School of Business at Mercyhurst University is named for him. At left is a photo of the incredible family room. The…

 

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‘Young and the Restless’ — 40 years young — still restless

   March 19, 2013 6:48 am    0

My mother watched it. I watched it. My college roommates watched it. In retirement, my father watched it — peeking around the newspaper so we didn’t think he was watching. “The Young and the Restless is celebrating 40 years on CBS, and if you need any evidence of its popularity, just go to the Emergency Room. I…

 

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Fashion Friday — hippies rejoice in return of prints, beanies

   February 8, 2013 7:47 am    0

They’re back — prints, Bohemian style and more. Those of use who lived through the hippie days think some of the prints look a little familiar (and bizarre). Graphic, colorful and reminiscent of “Laugh In,” they all look like fun.  In an NPR report, BCBG’s Max and Lubov Azria appeared at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week with “a nomadic,…

 

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Romantic gifts women love from men

   October 23, 2012 10:08 am    0

I’ve suggested a few things for my two sons to give to girlfriends recently, but only one of them listens to me. My husband gives me flowers and jewelry, and I love it. What do other women want? A Larry James website and the Latin American love connection suggest 10 gifts women love more than…

 

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