Apple Pick While You Can: Being that there’s only a couple of weekends left to pick apples, I highly recommend you leave the city and escape to the country for a few hours.  Last weekend we went with a few friends to Dr. Davies Farm Stand in Congers, NY.  The hot apple cider was delicious (and if you’re into spiking your cider then word has …

These Boots Are Made For Walking: I’ve been on a lace-up boot kick, specifically of the suede variety.  This post may be a shameless plug, but it’s totally true!  I’m constantly perusing SenseOfashion’s website (and so should you!) for new, limited and just all around fabulous items that I want to feature on its homepage, in an editorial newsletter or even on-air.  I discovered these …

Splurge vs. Steal: Debating what type of Winter coat to buy?  Two words: camel and toggle.  The combination of the two make for a classic and timeless look.  I still can’t get over the similarity between these two coats I’ve found, the main difference being the price.   One coat is by Miu Miu, retailing for $2,235 and the other is by Esprit, retailing for $215. …

The Honest Truth about Honest Tea: I’ve had to ween myself off of the artificial sweeteners.  It was hard at first, considering I used to use at least one Equal and one Sweet ‘n Low in my coffee. Quite the unnatural concoction.  Once in a while I’ll still have a Diet Peach Snapple (my favorite, and past addiction), but that’s really it.  The liquid of …

A+ at ABC Kitchen: Every year my mother-in-law’s British friend and her daughter come in to NYC for a girl’s shopping weekend (of course making time to dine at some of NYC’s finest establishments).  It’s our tradition to meet them at a hot, hard to get into culinary spot.  The first year we dined at Gemma, followed by Morandi, Le Caprice and this year, ABC Kitchen.  …