5 Must Stop Shops in the French Quarter

Mr. R and I fell in love while sipping granitas and dusting our noses with sugar at the Cafe Beignet in the Musical Legends parks off of Bourbon St.  That was six years ago, and we have made a point to return at least once a year since then (sometimes more).  I haven’t been able… Read More

Chanel: Staying #InVogue

This is a new age of retail and fashion.  An age where chic is defined by it’s digital appeal.   And though Chanel refuses to drop their brick and mortar, “Our position on e-commerce is the same. We want to connect our customers with our product and our boutiques are the best way to do so.”… Read More

Barnes & Nobles- Join the Book Nerds

Book lovers nationwide have watched on pins and needles as the retail world goes through its rapid and relentless shake up.   Books are a thing of the past, and yet somehow we have watched our great hero continue on with no less than 632 operating locations still remaining! The war is not over, technology has… Read More

Amazon Prime Now- Shopgirl has turned to the Dark Side

“Shit,” it slipped out before I could even stop myself.  I stared up at the glowing red bullseye from the drivers side window as Mr. R made the final touches on the great restraining of baby K’s car seat.  “We forgot the diapers.”  It was the entire reason we had embarked on this journey with… Read More

Shopgirl’s Sojourn- A to Z Theme Reveal

Guess what I’m back…well don’t get too excited, the return is not a permanent one.  It is April which means the A to Z challenge, and if I’m going to be forcing myself to write every day for a month, I have learned the hard way this past November that my personal blog is not… Read More