A deliciously warm, sweet and slightly powdery mist rising from the cobblestones, flower stands spilling with freshly cut lilies, bustling cafés serving smoky teas, cozy boulangeries waking up the mornings with crusty baguettes, the rich wood and crystal interiors of Versailles, the endless eras of ... Read More about The Beauty Gypsy’s first book: The Paris Bath & Beauty Book
I hate summer. Yes, I said it... I absolutely, completely HATE summer! My brain and my body simply cannot handle the heat. It makes me feel constantly drained and the migraines go up hundred-fold. I feel like my brain cells are actually melting. It's so difficult to get on with anything – ... Read More about 24 ways to beat the heat anytime, anywhere (air conditioning not required!)
Ever since movie mogul Harvey Weinstein was exposed as a sexual predator, social media has blown up with one powerful hashtag: #MeToo. Simple yet explosive, #MeToo has been trending in more than 85 countries, spreading from the USA to places like the United Kingdom, Canada, France, India, ... Read More about #MeToo: Is it enough? Or is it now time for #ThemToo?
It's been a roller coaster two months. Or maybe a bit more. I have somewhat lost track of time. People tell me that happens when your entire world shifts under your feet. And sometimes it's not one big thing. An unending series of small earthquakes can create a tsunami effect in your life that ... Read More about And The Beauty Gypsy is back!
For the past 24 days, I have been unable to get into The Beauty Gypsy. Neither have many of you, as your mails and messages tell me. No, the blog is not shutting down. Not now, not ever… at least as long as I have eyes that read and hands that write. This is my world and I would be utterly ... Read More about Someone mean and nasty destroyed my blog and now I am fighting to put it all back!