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3 Swedish Cheeses You Never Knew About

TweetSwedish cheese is totally a thing. And no, Swedish isn’t the same as Swiss. Fancy yourself a cheese enthusiast? Did [...]

Swedish cheese is totally a thing. And no, Swedish isn’t the same as Swiss. Fancy yourself a cheese enthusiast? Did you know that Sweden is home to a variety of cheeses that most people have never even heard of? Leave your Swiss, French, Italian, and Greek cheeses by the wayside for a moment and join me on a brief tour of 3 distinctive Swedish cheeses. 1. Bondost. This is the Swedish variation of f... More...


By • Apr 17th, 2014 • Category: Food, FOOD AND TRAVEL


Operation Zen: My #AveenoDailyChallenge

TweetI’m taking the #AveenoDailyChallenge for 3 weeks to a better version of myself– skin, zen, and well-being. When I heard [...]

I’m taking the #AveenoDailyChallenge for 3 weeks to a better version of myself– skin, zen, and well-being. When I heard the folks at Aveeno were challenging busy women (you know, like you and me) to get busy improving our skin AND lives simultaneously, I was excited to hop on board. The concept was really simple: make one or two simple changes in your life, every day for 3 weeks and watc... More...


By • Apr 16th, 2014 • Category: BEAUTY, Skin


Loungey Baby Essentials

TweetLoungey baby style is everything, and will make you want to rip off your heels to match your mini-me. Babies [...]

Loungey baby style is everything, and will make you want to rip off your heels to match your mini-me. Babies should be snuggly, sweet-smelling, and comfy at all times. Here’s what you’ll need to get the job done. 1. Crib Shoes. Stride Rite makes the most adorable crib shoes for little ones, and these feature elastic AND velcro closure for easy on/off access and just the right amount of t... More...


By • Apr 16th, 2014 • Category: Babies, FAMILY


DIY Kate Mara Makeup Look

TweetKate Mara’s beauty look is flawless just about all the time. Here’s a breakdown of her latest look from the [...]

Kate Mara’s beauty look is flawless just about all the time. Here’s a breakdown of her latest look from the premiere of Transcendence. Celeb makeup artist Coleen Campbell-Olwell broke it down for us. “For Kate’s look tonight, she’s wearing a gorgeous, gold Valentino dress with swept-up hair, so we decided to do bold and metallic shadows on her eyes with a pop of color and luminous, radi... More...


By • Apr 11th, 2014 • Category: BEAUTY, CELEBS, Cosmetics, Skin


5 Raincoats to Help You Embrace April Showers

TweetApril showers bring Spring flowers, but you’ll need a proper rain coat. Here are five we’re living for: 1. Go [...]

April showers bring Spring flowers, but you’ll need a proper rain coat. Here are five we’re living for: 1. Go clear! Topshop’s clear daisy print raincoat will bring you oodles of Spring trendiness and cute-appeal. Available here at Nordstrom. READ MORE:  Sassy Hair Flipping 101 2. Add some color. This raspberry-colored raincoat by Betsey Johnson is cheap n chic at Burlington Coat... More...


By • Apr 11th, 2014 • Category: FASHION, Outerwear


Her Name Was Baila Sarah

TweetMy grandmother’s name was Baila Sarah– a name given to her by her grandparents of Hungarian Jewish ancestry. She called [...]

My grandmother’s name was Baila Sarah– a name given to her by her grandparents of Hungarian Jewish ancestry. She called herself “Bernice DuBow” in the modern, gentile world, but held near and dear to her heart every holiday, custom, food, tradition, and the way a Jewish mother cares for her children. She died this past Sunday, and I am her only living descendant of her two ... More...


By • Apr 10th, 2014 • Category: FAMILY, Parenting


Golden Girls Were Supposed to Have a Gay Houseboy

TweetThe Golden Girls: simply the best show of ever. Did you know there was originally a gay houseboy in the [...]

The Golden Girls: simply the best show of ever. Did you know there was originally a gay houseboy in the series? Coco, the gay houseboy played by actor Charles Levin, appeared in the show’s pilot, but producers thought there were too many characters and his wasn’t essential. Now, the show was basically flawless (still), but literally could only have been made better by the addition of a... More...


By • Apr 9th, 2014 • Category: CELEBS, ENTERTAINMENT


Celebrate National Stress Awareness Month Like This

TweetNational Stress Awareness month is certainly one to celebrate, because there’s almost nothing better than that feeling of stress-free floating [...]

National Stress Awareness month is certainly one to celebrate, because there’s almost nothing better than that feeling of stress-free floating on a cloud. Try these 5 tips to let go of it all this month: 1. Take a friends trip. Maybe just for a weekend, maybe for much longer. Take an easy, Palm Tree-filled adventure with a few of your closest friends to somewhere easy to get to. Easy flights like... More...


By • Apr 9th, 2014 • Category: Adult Health, HEALTH


Possibly the most versatile cheap skirt ever

TweetIt’s all about the versatile skirt this season, and if you haven’t found the right one for you, try taking [...]

It’s all about the versatile skirt this season, and if you haven’t found the right one for you, try taking this cheapie by BooHoo for a spin (for $45 you can buy a few colors and make it a uniform, #amen). READ MORE: Wine Barrel Hotel Inexpensive clothes always look their best with chic accessories, so try pairing this look with these Michael Kors heels (which are totally on sale now ... More...


By • Apr 8th, 2014 • Category: Dresses, FASHION, Shoes and Accessories


That’s SO Spring

TweetLooking for a little peachy love and sheer fabric? Who isn’t?! This ensemble is killing me. This Peach Blossom maxi [...]

Looking for a little peachy love and sheer fabric? Who isn’t?! This ensemble is killing me. This Peach Blossom maxi dress from Anthropologie is perfectly comfy casual, or easily dressed up with gold accessories. Available here. READ MORE: Festival Chic Try pairing it with Kate Spade cluster earrings (on deep discount at Saks right now– you’re welcome), and you’re good to g... More...


By • Apr 6th, 2014 • Category: Dresses, FASHION, Jewelry