Set a Pretty Table

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My mother-in-law has said that her mother taught her to always set a pretty table, at every meal time – it will make the food taste better and the company brighter.   Whenever… Continue reading

In Search of a Comfortable Bra

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The phrase “comfortable bra” is the ultimate oxymoron. “I can’t wait to put on my bra!” said No Woman Ever.  I mean, what masochistic person designed the brassiere?  There is a lot of… Continue reading

Athleisure Collabs

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The athleisure train does not seem to be stopping anytime soon.  It’s long been de rigueur for celebs to collab with fashion labels, and these days the celebs seem to be drawn to… Continue reading

Martinique Palm Print

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While always ubiquitous, the palm print is seemingly EVERYWHERE this season. What’s the deal? This print, and versions of it, have a storied history. Perhaps most notoriously, The Beverly Hills Hotel has long used… Continue reading

St Patty’s Day Manicure

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Mixing up your nail enamel hue according to season can be fun.  With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, choose a green shade to reflect your Irish roots, or lack thereof! There… Continue reading

To Do This Weekend: Break some GF Bread

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You may be noticing a surge in gluten-free options both at the supermarket, and on many restaurant menus. For many individuals, the advantages and benefits of a gluten-free diet translate to better health.… Continue reading

At-Home Jewelry Care

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Did your honey gift you with some baubles and bling for Valentine’s Day last month?  No?  Well, anyway, here are some methods and potions to help you keep any jewels you DO have… Continue reading

Classic Hotel Recipes

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Some of the world’s most iconic recipes were born out of hotel kitchens and made notorious through popular culture.  Riffs on such recipes are commonplace.  Here are a few originals that are fun to… Continue reading

The 10 Step Korean Makeup Regimen

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Korean beauty products have SLOOWWLLY been making their way westward in recent years, and we should all seriously rejoice.  Korean women are light-years ahead of us in terms of beauty products and skin care… Continue reading

Trending Now: PINK

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Sure, pink is a color typically associated with spring.  But this season, soft, rosy pink hues are hotter than ever, and you will be seeing them absolutely everywhere. It’s everywhere on spring runway… Continue reading