If the Presidents are doing it…

Written by JCPO | November 8th, 2016

In spite of the Back to School commercials flooding the television networks and the fact that department stores have been featuring fall clothing for weeks, it is still very much summer as far as I am concerned. My husband and I decided to take a weekend trip to Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend. The main goals were to: (1) relax, (2) eat and (3) check out Monticello – Thomas Jefferson’s home.

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When is it time for a new pair of glasses?

Written by JCPO | April 29th, 2016

squintingPerhaps I am the wrong person to ask because as far as I am concerned, the response is a clear and simple: often! However, I realize that because neither money nor glasses grows on trees – yes, I have checked multiple times – the following are simple rules to help guide you in answering that question in a more practical manner:

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Vitamin C for Better Eyesight

Written by JCPO | February 25th, 2016

VITAMIN SEE

Spotlight on Vitamin C

Vitamin C is an antioxidant found in fruits and veggies. It is an essential nutrient that, when taken in proper quantities, has a ton of health benefits. Like any vitamin deficiency, a shortage of Vitamin C can be problematic and introduce a host of issues in the short- and long-term.

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Last minute shoppers UNITE!

Written by JCPO | December 24th, 2015

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No one can possibly fault me for leaving my holiday shopping to the last minute. Between having to bake buy cookies for my son’s preschool bake off to getting the house ready for holiday guests, the whole concept of gift giving (and even receiving) completely slipped my mind. I firmly believe, however, that it is not only ok to shop in the eleventh hour, but that it is almost encouraged! Extended hours in retail land abound offering savings on top of savings if you buy just one more gift this holiday season. Am I wrong to deduce, then, that it might even pay to be so last minute? Perhaps not. Either way, I wanted to show support for my fellow last minute shoppers with some quick frame recommendations for everyone in the family:

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Spotlight on Ray Ban: The Face of Cool

Written by JCPO | December 17th, 2015

Use it or Lose it!

Written by JCPO | December 14th, 2015

Beauty Tuesdays: Eye Love My Eyes

Written by JCPO | December 1st, 2015

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Makeup Hacks that will Rock your World

If you ever find yourself relying on your specs to make a fashion statement, I invite you to join the club. However, as my parents have always told me – “It’s what’s inside that really counts,” which I understand to mean you are absolutely not to put on a rockin’ pair of frames with anything less than a perfectly polished face. When reality is taken into consideration, however, it seems that most women always welcome an extra pointer or two on how to closer attain that perfect look. I can confidently count myself in that group. However, there are all sorts of tricks I have discovered along the way that I would love to share with you so that you too can feel put together without having to be a professional make up artist on call.

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Meet the JCPO Team – Thanksgiving Edition

Written by JCPO | November 26th, 2015

Introducing the Fuego Collection with Latin-Inspired Recipes!

Written by JCPO | October 16th, 2015

Drumroll please….

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Let’s Talk Fall Fashion

Written by JCPO | September 24th, 2015