FASHION, FOOD, FUN AND ALL THINGS GAL at the
HEAD TO TOE WOMEN?S EXPO ?NOV. 12, 13 & 14, 2010

Southern California?s premiere women?s show at the Del Mar Fairgrounds

San Diego, Ca (October 18, 2010) ?The Head to Toe Women?s Expo returns to the Del Mar Fairgrounds, November 12, 13 & 14, giving mothers, daughters and girlfriends a chance to relax and reconnect during this ultimate weekend for women. Naturally this includes over 150 exhibits of boutique merchandise geared exclusively for gals, plus product samples, makeovers, chef demos, inspirational speakers and more.

Attendees can enjoy a fashion show on Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 p.m., get tips from famous Southern California chefs such as Ron Oliver of The Marine Room and La Jolla Shores Hotel, and learn how to navigate today?s unique economic and social challenges. Additionally, renowned floral designer Michael Gaffney and staff will be working their magic all weekend at the San Diego School of Flower Design booth.

The Expo?s 2010 call to action is ?Get Your Volunteer in Gear,?so the show will also feature representatives from scores of local nonprofits. Attendees can learn about numerous volunteer opportunities and which organizations are best suited for their time and talents .

The show?s new Baby Bump & Beyond area will feature the latest in products and services for stylish moms and tots. In honor of the military, the expo kicks off on Friday the 12 th with a baby shower for 40 military moms and moms-to-be, courtesy of Operation Showers of Appreciation. Entrance to the Expo is free on Friday to all military personnel with an I.D.

On Saturday and Sunday, civilian moms-to-be will be treated to a Baby Bump & Beyond baby shower as well. The shower takes place at 11 a.m. each day and is limited to the first 120 expectant moms to register by November 5.

Show hours are Friday, November 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, November 13 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, November 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets, available at the door, are $8.00 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, and children under 12 are free. Parking is $9.00 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. For more information and baby shower registration, visit www.headtotoewomensex p o.com or call .

The popular Head to Toe Women?s Expo ?now in its seventh year ?is the creation of San Diegans Rosemarie Gibson and Debbie Adelman. This dynamic duo organizes and coordinates every Expo, which attracts between 10,000 and 13,000 attendees throughout San Diego County and beyond.

The complete Head To Toe Women?s Expo schedule:

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 12

Culinary Stage at 11 a.m.

Baby Bump Baby Shower for 40 military moms-to-be. The festivities include a speaker from UCSD?s Doula program, games, prizes and a presentation by Chef Mickelson from Food Network?s Cupcake Wars.

Style Stage @ Noon

?Fall Fashion Tips for the Modern Woman?

Professional image consultant Lynette Jones will showcase the season's most popular styles, accessories and colors, and how to incorporate them into an existing wardrobe. Learn more about Lynette at www.whenstylematters.com .

Culinary Stage at 1 p.m.
?Tastes of Persia?

Persian food aficionado and FOX 5 news anchor Shally Zomorodi joined forces with her friends in the television industryand produced the first-ever easy Persian cooking video,?Tastes of Persia.?She?ll show you just how fun and easy Persian cooking can be . Learn more at http://tastesofpersia.com/

Style Stage at 2 p.m.

?How to Position Yourself in the New Economy?

Felena Hanson, executive director of Ladies Who Launch, and principal of Perspective Marketing will discuss the current entrepreneurial revolution. W hile the news focuses on the recession and unemployment rate, women are quietly and victoriously taking back control of their careers .

Culinary Stage at 3 p.m.

?Make Floral Arrangements Like a Pro?

Like a magician who shares the secrets of the brotherhood, renowned floral designer Michael Gaffney will show you just how easily you can create a gorgeous bouquet or centerpiece, following simple rules of design. Check out his entertaining guest appearances on numerous TV shows at SanDiegoFlowerDesign.com

Saturday, November 13

Culinary Stage at 11 a.m. Baby Bump Baby Shower for 40 expectant moms. The festivities include a speaker from UCSD?s Doula program, games, prizes and a presentation by Chef Mickelson from Food Network?s Cupcake Wars.

Culinary Stage at 11:30 am

?Killer Cupcakes by Chef Kara?
Chef Kara Mickelson shares tips for creating beautiful cupcakes like the ones she made as a contestant on Food Network?s ?Cupcake Wars.?Learn how to make mini masterpieces that will make you the envy of cupcake aficionados everywhere.

Style Stage at 1 p.m.

?Ditching Mr. Wrong?

A life coach and author Nickolas Aretakis will share insights from his book, ?Ditching Mr. Wrong: How to End a Bad Relationship and Find Mr. Right.?Learn the top ten mistakes single women make, the timetable to land a man, how to tell when he?s truly ready for marriage, and much more.

Culinary Stage at1:45

?Melding Food and Music? Enjoy liberal doses of live opera from San Diego ?s very own Chef Elizabeth as she shares her ?small town?wisdom on life, love and music while demonstrating how to prepare a tantalizing dish for the holidays.


Style Stage @ 2:30 p.m.

Fabulous Fashion Show

Models will grace the runway wearing dazzling fashions and accessories found right here at the Expo.

Style Stage at 4 p.m.

?The Self-Care Equation?

Health Advocate and author Carolyn Gross will share tips for maintaining a lifestyle that keeps you happy and healthy. Most importantly, that means taking time to take care of yourself so you can be of service to others.

SUNday, November 14

Culinary Stage at 10:30 a.m.

Baby Bump Baby Shower for 40 expectant moms. The festivities include a speaker from UCSD?s Doula program, games, prizes and a presentation

Culinary Stage at 11:a.m.

Chef Rich-Bargeques Galore cooking school

Culinary Stage at Noon
? Bengali Spiced Leek Casserole?

Author and Chef
Ron Oliver of The Marine Room and La Jolla Shores Hotel shares his love of leeks, and the recipe for a nutritious spicy Indian style casserole starring ... luscious leeks!

Style Stage at 1:30 p.m.

?Parenting in a Celebrity-Driven Society?

In today?s world, kids get a daily dose of Hollywood's lifestyle and values (or lack of them), like it or not. Suzette Valle ?the blogger behind www.MamarazziKnowsBest.com , which focuses on the entertainment industry's growing influence on kids, teens and family values ?will share tips for keeping our kids grounded.

Style Stage @ 2:30 p.m.

Fabulous Fashion Show

Models will grace the runway wearing dazzling fashions and accessories found right here at the Expo.

Style Stage at 3:30 p.m.

Women?s History Museum Fashion Show

See how women?s fashions have changed over the centuries and how in some ways, they?ve stayed the same.

Times are Subject to change.

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