October 2014
  • 8 / 23 / 2010

    Old Navy Booty Reader: Who Knew?!

    Old Navy Booty Reader: Who Knew?!

    Old Navy has introduced new technology to help with an age-old question: Does my butt look big in these jeans? Old Navy’s newest “team member,” Booty Reader Madame Eva, is an expert at finding the perfect fit jeans for every body type. I had so much fun with this! I uploaded a picture of my [...]

    8 / 20 / 2010

    Same Sky Twilight Glass Bead Bracelet: Look Good While Doing Good

    Same Sky Twilight Glass Bead Bracelet: Look Good While Doing Good

    As we head toward fall fashion season and those exciting new purchases, why not look good while doing good? I was thrilled when I received this Same Sky Twilight bracelet as a gift. Same Sky is a trade-not-aid initiative providing employment opportunities to women in Rwanda who survived the genocide of 1994. Some of these [...]

    8 / 19 / 2010

    Betsy Johnson’s ‘Alison’ Bootie: On Trend & On Budget

    Betsy Johnson’s ‘Alison’ Bootie: On Trend & On Budget

    Pining away for the new Dior lace open-toe bootie but not willing—or able!—to plunk down $1,850? Try Betsy Johnson’s “Alison” bootie! With characteristic Betsy Johnson flare, these booties work the fancy and fun look but won’t empty your bank account. What they will do? Make all your friends envious of your trendy footwear. With lace [...]

    8 / 18 / 2010

    The Venetian Spritz: Salute

    The Venetian Spritz: Salute

    After living in Northern Italy for a few months, I came away with a love for their signature drink—the Venetian Spritz. It’s an aperitif, a before dinner drink meant to stimulate your appetite. Spritz is made with one part Prosecco, one part Campari or Aperol, and one part soda water. Garnish with an olive and [...]

    8 / 17 / 2010

    Indiana Kettlecorn: An Ode to Popcorn!

    Indiana Kettlecorn: An Ode to Popcorn!

    Ordinarily I’m extremely indifferent to popcorn. At the movies, I’m a peanut M&Ms girl. At the circus, it’s cotton candy all the way. But that was until I met Popcorn, Indiana Original Kettlecorn. I resisted at first—after all, it was my mother trying to fix us up, and who trusts their mother for a fix [...]

    8 / 16 / 2010

    Michael Kors Leg Shine To Go: Show a Little Leg

    Michael Kors Leg Shine To Go: Show a Little Leg

    With a fair complexion, exposed arms and legs can always use little help in the color department. Michael Kors Leg Shine To Go is my quick fix.  The small solid bronzer glides on like deodorant stick and can be easily applied to legs, arms, and even your neckline to create a sun-kissed look with a [...]

    8 / 13 / 2010

    T by Alexander Wang: An Everyday Tee, Done Sexy

    T by Alexander Wang: An Everyday Tee, Done Sexy

    Stocking up on fashion basics such as t-shirts can be more chore than shopping fun. Enter the Madewell Slouch Pocket Tee. Sheer and sexy, this t-shirt is shaped to drape your body and give the ever illusive I-just-rolled-out-of-bed-looking-this-fabulous vibe. Available in 6 flattering colors, this is one piece that’ll make its way into your everyday [...]

    8 / 12 / 2010

    Tibos Electric Crepe Maker: Yummy French Treat, Beret not Included

    Tibos Electric Crepe Maker: Yummy French Treat, Beret not Included

    One of my favorite memories from a trip to Paris last summer—my daily stop at a street-side crêpe stand. Back in the States, I was determined to learn how to make these scrumptious treats.  I started with a regular skillet, and to my surprise they were incredibly easy.  I began making them regularly, and when [...]

    8 / 11 / 2010

    Mr. Clean Magic Eraser: It’s Magic!

    Mr. Clean Magic Eraser: It’s Magic!

    I recently moved to a new apartment, and after unpacking I discovered that the walls of my new home were covered with stains. The Magic Eraser was the best discovery! It felt like magic, the way it removed all the stains without much effort. You can also use it on baseboards, floors, doors, leather, and [...]

    8 / 10 / 2010

    Make Up Forever Professional Faux Eyelashes: Bat Those Lashes

    Make Up Forever Professional Faux Eyelashes: Bat Those Lashes

    It’s all about the eyes, and what better way to play them up than with a fringe of thick, voluminous lashes. For girl’s night out or a special occasion, I love to play up my eyes using Make Up Forever Professional Faux Eyelashes. With over 50+ styles, you can work any look, from natural to [...]