Chip-Proof Manis: I used to get weekly manicures.  Key word, used to.  Past tense.  I’ve been so busy these days with work, prepping for the baby and the upcoming holidays (Happy Hanukkah!), that after a looong day the absolute last thing I feel like doing is going to the salon.   That being said, I’ve been religious about doing my own nails—the whole nine. Pushing and cutting cuticles, …

One World Trade Center One-der: I was out of the city most of this weekend; Hanukkah family parties in NJ and Long Island.  The last leg of the trip back to our apartment each night entailed a swoop on the West Side Highway.  The holiday pastel lights surrounding One World Trade Center guided us home.   It was not only comforting but beautiful and nostalgic at the …

A Day in the Life of Liz Lange:

Liz Lange, retail and fashion pioneer, is best known for her namesake maternity line.  She’s also the author of Liz Lange’s Maternity Style:  How to Look Fabulous during the Most Fashion-Challenged Time.  Last year her first non-maternity line, Completely Me by Liz Lange debuted exclusively on HSN. Between all of her endeavors, raising two children (Gus and Alice) in Manhattan, and actively being involved in …

Discount Shopping Party: The start of Hanukkah’s just a week away.  Scrambling for gifts?  Look no further. This Friday, December 16th, from 6:30 PM- 9:30 PM, your favorite designer items will be up to 70% off. Peruse the racks at the party while sipping cocktails and eating some light bites.  Besides saving drastically, a portion of sales will be donated to the ARCh Organization for …

Honestly Ernest: We’re fully in the swing of holiday shopping.  If you’re anything like me, you despise competing with the masses for in-store items, dealing with crowds and fighting to get your hands on that last sweater in your size.  Ernest Alexander and his team has come to the rescue, making our lives easier and saving us money.  They’re extending a discount to our readers …