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Blue Apron vs. Ritual: Meal To Meal Showdown

A few Blue Apron options For my birthday, a friend gave me one-week of Blue Apron, the meal kit delivery service that supplies you with every ingredient, measured out, and recipes to create mostly wholesome dinners. I loved it. Every meal I cooked was flavorful and the whole process was … Continue reading

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Bye, Bye Tinted Moisturizer; Hello New Girl.

I recently emailed my contact for Orlane Paris to tell her how much I loved this new tinted moisturizer. She was quick to put me in my place. “It is not a tinted moisturizer! It is a treatment foundation!” she informed me, as I had not yet done my research. And the beauty … Continue reading

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There’s a New Set of Wheels In Town

After ten years of living in fear, I have crossed over into the bike lane. Look at me go! This little baby is a Durban, a fold-up bike from the mind of some city-savvy Brazilians who wanted to make it easier to live healthy, active lifestyles in urban locations. To give you some … Continue reading

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Five Essential Rules For Your Summer Travel Beauty Bonanza!

It’s summer-travel season, my favorite time of the year. The one hiccup in my unwavering elation, however, is the inevitable derailing of my routine. You know–you’re eating and drinking different things than normal, your workouts are all out of whack, and your beauty regimen is all kinds of different. For one, I … Continue reading

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Katie Sturino

The Realest Woman on The Man Repeller

I met Katie Sturino around seven or eight years ago when I was working in Fashion PR. She was running her own PR agency (as she still does) and her then-boyfriend-now-husband, The Fat Jew, was bartending downtown. I met with a lot of PR people, fashion editors, and writers, and … Continue reading

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Discover Dream Florals in Dealtry Classes

“Charleston,” an original hand-painted piece, available now at helendealtry.com Helen Dealtry is someone you want to know. And I don’t mean that she is some sort of celebrity (though she should be), or that she knows something about life that you don’t (though she may)–I mean that she’s just the … Continue reading

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California Dreamin’

Up until April 23, 2015, I’d only been to L.A. once, and it was for work. I had a terrible experience and left The City of Angels knowing no more about its plethora of delicious Mexican food than when I began. As a birthday present, I organized a trip for my … Continue reading

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My Alzheimer’s Essay In The New York Times

A few months ago I mentioned that my blogging frequency would most likely slow to a crawl for a while. It’s not that I’m abandoning this little guy, it’s just that, at the moment, this blog is going to have to take a backseat to some other writing projects. I’m … Continue reading

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Unfollow The Fashion Flock with the Likes of Saint Laurent, Karen Walker & Chloé

The Chloé Long Blazer The longer I work in fashion, the more I understand what it’s all about. These street-style bloggers, the off-duty models, and the lush, fantastical pages of the magazines are merely templates. What makes fashion so unique, and what will continue to hold our sartorial interest for … Continue reading

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A Quaint Hamptons Getaway in Quogue

I don’t know much about the Hamptons. But when I told friends and acquaintances that I was taking a quick jaunt to Quogue (sounds like Kwahg), I was met with pretty much the same response: “Awww Quogue is so cute.” Indeed it is. Quogue is a charming small town in the … Continue reading

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