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Saturday in Israel otherwise known as Shabbat

If you are over 45, you most likey remember most things being closed in the states on Sundays. For many of us as children, Sundays were days were there was nothing on TV, not much to do and certainly no shopping. Our children today couldn't possibly fathom that in our world where consumerism is the new religion, but here is Israel, Givataim the suburb of Tel Aviv, it is like a blast from the past…

Ciudella shopping at 11 pm

Here is an example of a typical menorcan dress. Everyone wore dresses. The shoes I am touching are menorcan sandals. They are really the 'crocs' of the island. Men women and children all wear them and I wish I could say I bought some, but I just couldn't get used to them. Instead I found some great sandals made of…

Traveling With Alayne This July

My friends all say that I am on some Eat Pray Love journey through Europe, I don't know.. what I do know that my first stop in Copenhagen of my 3 week journey is taking me on a path of pure joy. I have never taken this much time off, especially alone, but as you can see here with my friend, Sten who is showing me how to eat an…

my own private island

 

Today we went to the island Nekselø, off of a small summer town, called Havnsø, where my hosts have a beautiful summer cottage. I thought our atlantic was lovely, but this small island seemed untouched since the Vikings for real. About 6 houses on it and no one really around, we had the place to outselves to sunbathe, eat fruit and gaze at the over flowing rocks on the shore.

israel and the final leg of my travels in July

Here is the last leg of my 1 month journey around the Mediterranean. This picture is taken in Tel Aviv, Israel. The old town of Jaffa and the Mediterranean is behind us. I am with my friend Naomi whom i have not seen since 1977. This journey was about letting go of expectations, simply going on a trip with no plan, no expectations,…

waxing in spain 2011

Okay so i needed to get my legs waxed when i was in spain. My friend, RO, hooked me up with a nice salon in Madrid and off i went. What was really funny is that the lady who took care of me didn't speak one work of english and i am weak in fast spanish, so the communication was hilarious.

She used hard wax on me which i haven't had used since I wasn in esthetics school in 1987. Hard wax…

9 Fabulous Years! Happy Anniversary!

Day-Evening Makeup, Simple and Easy Part 3

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Let's say your friend calls you at work and wants to meet at a great place for appetizers. You don't have time to redo…

Foundation and Concealer, Part 1

alayne white part 1 from Alayne White on Vimeo.

I thought it would be fun to show you how I do my own face in the morning with some makeup tips based soley on my reality.…

Eyes, Cheeks and Lips, Part 2

alayne white part 2 from Alayne White on Vimeo.

This video continues with my own recipe for reality with some great tips on how I do my own makeup, my color for my…