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July 2013
Posted on July 31st, 2013 by paularath

Mary Philpotts McGrath is indefatigable. Best known as a multi-award winning interior designer, she is also a fine artist, intrepid world traveler, talented merchandiser, gifted green thumb and simply all-around extraordinary woman. So I’m seldom surprised when Mary comes up with an entirely new concept, but I’m nevertheless impressed with her energy and enthusiasm for
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Posted on July 30th, 2013 by paularath

The Arts Business Institute is planning two Hawaii workshops on Maui September 9 – 10, and in Honolulu September 12 and 13. It’s a great opportunity for artists in all fields of art to learn how to grow their arts businesses beyond our islands. On Oahu, the workshops will be held at Ward Warehouse and
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Posted on July 29th, 2013 by paularath

Jerry and I are preparing for our 25th wedding anniversary trip to Europe, and to help us get in the mood, I bought tickets to a Fado concert last Saturday night at the Doris Duke Theater in the Honolulu Museum of Art. The concert was part of the Museum’s Last Saturday Jazz concert series, which I
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Posted on July 27th, 2013 by paularath

Test Your Beauty IQ from Beauty Press Question: What is an “everyday” shampoo? Answer: Although most shampoos are designed to be used every day, there are some products designated as “everyday” or “lighter formula” shampoos. These shampoos are usually milder and have a slightly acid pH level that hair likes. The most important thing to remember is
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Posted on July 24th, 2013 by paularath

Sedona, Arizona, is one of my favorite places. As you may remember, my husband, Jerry, is from the Southwest (Las Cruces, New Mexico, to be exact) so we spend a bit of time in the area. The magnificent red rocks of Sedona captivate me. They are a color that stays in my mind and often
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