Tag Archives: Eileen Mandel

celebrating Des Linden

“Linden” To battle horrific conditions and make history:  conquer This year Des Linden was the winner of the Boston Marathon, the first female, American winner in 33 years! Since I posted a picture of last year’s female winner of the New York Marathon, Shalane Flanagan, I’m making marathon winner posts a thing.


Marie Hell, style and substance

Marie Hell. First, I like the name. It speaks to what I like to think of as my “edgy” persona: non-conformist, rebel, question-authority me. Besides, Hell! It sounds cool, lol. Then, I find out that it’s the Germanic hell, meaning light. Ok, still cool. Next, I find out that most of the Marie Hell collection is made of Jersey—and […]