Showing posts from July, 2011

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Fundraiser - July 30, 2011

I hate cancer, don't you? I love wine, don't you? I am hosting my very first fundraising event at my home in Brentwood, CA to help raise funds in support of finding a cure for breast cancer. My group of friends and family, consisting of TEAM LAGADE, will be participating in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on October 1, 2011 in Stockton, California. Our team goal is $1,500. We walk for our Aunt Virginia Saguing who is in remission. We walk for our late cousin, Natalie Nobida, who continues to watch over us since May 26, 2010. I walk for Maureen Withrow, a wonderful woman we lost earlier this year. I also walk for my friends and family who have not been diagnosed and for the same reason I do the AIDS Walk, I will continue to walk to help AVOID a positive diagnosis. On July 30th, a very good friend will be providing some delicious wine by J. Lohr Vineyards , plus many other wineries to add a twist to general wine tasting. Prepare your palate, Wine Lovers. I

More FALL Sneak Peeks

Stella & Dot has released additional photos with the fall line. I am excited for its launch tomorrow that I just posted a Tweet contest on Twitter , giving the first 15 people to Tweet "I want 15% OFF Stella & Dot's new Fall line at It releases tomorrow! @bappletree" will indeed get 15% off thru July 31, 2011. And now, the new photos: New Necklace & Purse The Metropolitan Necklace ($198) with a New Set of Bracelets So glad we're keeping these pieces, the Petra Bracelet ($98) and Earrings ($59) As I said, I will not be attending Hoopla this year but will make it an absolute point to do so in 2012. Have fun, Stylists! Don't forget, I'm looking for Stylists to join my team and work together!