The Morning After with Sisley Cosmetics

There’s nothing quite like discovering an unexpected package passively waiting for you, begging to be opened. You eye it, walk around it, gauge how large it is, what types of items could fit inside, and then finally ask yourself “Which online shopping addiction did I feed this time?” On this particular morning I was pleasantly… Continue reading The Morning After with Sisley Cosmetics

Monday Inspiration

Monday mornings hold with them the promise- and sometimes dread- of a new week. Sometimes I find the need for a little inspiration to kick start my week rather than giving in to the Monday complaints. Today’s inspiration comes from a rather random source- actress Salma Hayek, pictured below with her adorable daughter meeting Disney princesses:… Continue reading Monday Inspiration

Benefit Cosmetics and 100 Layer Cake Girlie Night Out

Though I’m not getting married quite yet, I did find my Mr.(B)right tonight. Benefit Cosmetics new SoHo Boutique graciously included even the single gals like me at their Girlie Night Out, an event co-hosted by 100 Layer Cake and featuring delicious treats and champagne by the vivacious Little Miss Party Planner team and photo ops… Continue reading Benefit Cosmetics and 100 Layer Cake Girlie Night Out

Inheriting Beauty – Caudalie contest

While checking out the blog of fabulous vinotherapy facial products Caudalie USA, I came across a contest to win a copy of the book “Inheriting Beauty” by Roger Moenks. Featuring successful and influential women from across the globe, including founder of Caudalie Mathilde Thomas, this book highlights different ideas of beauty. Since I clearly love talking about beauty (so much that… Continue reading Inheriting Beauty – Caudalie contest

Why Pay More When You Can.. Pay/Half

Actually, I think that’s a Payless slogan. Regardless, those of you unfamiliar with Pay/Half stores– which apparently most of society is as every time I mention Pay/Half people look at me like I’m stealing from a homeless person — allow me to introduce you. I like to think of shopping at discounted stores as something similar to thrift or… Continue reading Why Pay More When You Can.. Pay/Half

Brite In The City: NYC

Unless you haven’t left your couch for several years, chances are you’ve bought a ticket from  This past March while volunteering with the UNICEF Tap Project I orchestrated the project’s Launch Event with the help of  Eventbrite’s effortless ticket sale site.  This past Tuesday, Eventbrite hosted Brite In the City at The Ainsworth giving event planners and wanna-be (that’d… Continue reading Brite In The City: NYC

Three Luxe Spa Week Picks in NYC

Image from This post originally appeared on Examiner on October 4, 2011 October 10th through October 16th marks the start of yet another Spa Week, where participating spas throughout the country offer select signature treatments for only $50. Ranging from massages to facials all the way to laser hair removal and even colon hydrotherapy (special shout out to… Continue reading Three Luxe Spa Week Picks in NYC