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COSMOPOLITAN Magazine

I have to admit, Cosmopolitan Magazine is one of the first “grownup” magazine I ever bought- back when I was still a devoted Seventeen,…

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Happy Birthday To Me

If you missed my previous birthday post, I planned a little pre birthday celebration with 300 adorable children this year by hosting a little…

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8 OWLS

Japanese food is one of my favorites- I’m pretty sure I eat Japanese food at least once a week if not 3.  And I…

Lean In

I am so very lucky to be surrounded by strong, intelligent, capable women who lead by example.  A terrific example is the amazing women…

The Only Constant Is Change.

They say change is inevitable.  Seasons change, economies change, songs change, minds change, people change.  Some people seem terrified by change but I say,…

Manage Your Day-To-Day

I’m usually reading two (sometimes three, yikes!) books simultaneously- typically one fiction, one non-fiction.  While reading “The Fault In Our Stars” recently I also…

Le Beaulieu

I had heard so many amazing things about Le Beaulieu from my co-star Charina that I just had to find an excuse to try…

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Guo Pei

Watching Guo Pei’s fantastically designed creations slowly saunter down the runway is like watching Tarsem Singh’s movie “The Fall” slowly play out before your…

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WILD.

In 1995 Cheryl Strayed was 26 and a total mess.  The mother she loved & adored had just died of cancer; she sabotaged her…

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sumbitch cookies

Whether or not you’re a fan of the show “How I Met Your Mother” you’ll definitely be a fan of the cookies that debuted…

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#GIRLBOSS

If you’re a girl who loves fashion & you’ve never heard of NastyGal, I’m going to have to assume you’ve either A) been living…

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Mango Coconut Creme Tart

So I decided to make a summer mango pie and then I sat around one afternoon thinking about how to make this summer mango…

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Summer Must See Movies

I love watching movies.  Seriously I think I love watching movies as much as I love reading books and that’s a lot.  I love…

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Summer Reading List

I may have been the only kid in school who was stoked to get the summer reading list.  I couldn’t wait to see what…