Tags » Roaring Twenties

Dress like Jackie, Act like Audrey, Party like Gatsby...

Ever since I watched ‘The Great Gatsby’ I decided I wanted to organize a party in that style. I put a list of people together and sent a save-the-date to block everyone’s agenda. 375 more words


The Pilot Light Goes Out on NY State Fracking

A kid that went to school with my son got busted the other day.  Drugs.  Selling, I assume, the article in the newspaper alluded to that.  410 more words

A new favorite style icon

Can I just gush a little bit about Miss Phryne Fisher? Because I am smit. She is the heroine of the Australian tv show Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and she has managed to keep me motivated on the treadmill for a full hour at a time. 190 more words

Favorite Things

Dollface: A Novel Of The Roaring Twenties - by Renee Rosen

I am a huge fan of historical fiction, as well as movies and TV shows set in another time period. I would have to say my favorite time period by far is the Roaring Twenties. 403 more words

Book Review

Haiku, Ridin' The Wave

“Effortlessly chic, – no flappers saw the Wall Street – tsunami coming”

Dollface: A novel of the Roaring Twenties by Renee Rosen

A quote on the front of the book by Sara Gruen – “Intoxicating … Fans of Boardwalk Empire will love Dollface” – got me.  I love anything to do with the 20s, Chicago, mobsters, Prohibition, the fashion of the 20s … do I need to say more?   115 more words