Labor Day Recipe: Chances are you have a BBQ to attend this holiday weekend.  Not sure what to bring?  If you have one hour on your hands, you can show up with one delicious (and healthy) dessert—mini reduced fat cheesecakes with graham cracker crusts.  This if my all time favorite, no-fail recipe.  Indulge and enjoy!    Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes Total Time: 60 minutes …

Yosi Samra Foldable Flats:  What’s one thing that Emmy Rossum, January Jones and Ashley Green all have in common? Their love of Yosi Samra fold-up leather ballet flats.  I was recently sent a pair, which easily became a staple in my wardrobe.  I’m partial to a neutral palette, so the nude patent ones match everything.  The most practical part is that you can fold up …

Scarf Giveaway:  Scarves aren’t only for the Winter.  Owners and designers, Ashley Cook and Danielle Dankner, are the adorable duo behind scarf label, ash&dans. The girls’ motto is to keep it simple and affordable.  This cotton infinity scarf is not only practical (transitions from warm to cooler weather), but also fashionable. The Spring and Fall runways have been filled with pops of color, so here’s your opportunity …

A Day in the Life of Pamella Roland:  Pamella Roland debuted her namesake collection in 2002.  The line, best known for its saturated color palette as well as precise and flattering cuts, has been a bestseller ever since.  Hollywood’s elite, including Angelina Jolie, Hilary Swank and Jennifer Garner, are known to be fans.  Roland plays a major role in every facet of the business, from …

How I Survived Hurricane Irene: My husband and I hunkered down in our “Zone A” apartment for 48 hours (minus driving around to survey the damage, and walking to the Hudson River to assess the rising water). These five things got me through the storm and saved me from going stir crazy. 1.)  Aigle Rain Boots:  These boots are made entirely by hand, and resemble …