Lunch Break: Precious’ Gabourey Sidibe in Harpers Bazaar

First Jennifer Hudson. Now Precious’ Gabourey Sidibe. The concept of what is beautiful is being redefined as Hollywood takes a more global view of what is beautiful. This month Harper Bazaar interviews (and has a photoshoot) with the rising star on beauty, hollywood, and men. Read excerpts from the interview after jump

Go Green: Great Eco-Friendly Clothing Lines

Eco Fashion week is just around the corner. The Green Shows will be taking the fashion world by storm, once again, February 15-17, 2010. In honor of this upcoming event, we thought we’d highlight some of our favorite (affordable) eco-friendly clothing lines. Sure we go gaga over House of Organic, and we swoon for Lara […]

Lunch Break: Sex and the City 2 Trailer

The girls are back… Take a moment from digging out of those post holiday emails to watch a clip of the movie. (WARNING: The fashions are INSANE). Links to select fashions seen in the Sex and City 2 trailer: – A really cheap version of the Carrie Gold Mirror Aviator Sunglasses and a more expensive […]

Cheap Ski Outfits

You don’t have to be a bazillionaire to look awesome on the slopes. For example, did you know that Wal-Mart has a limited, but inexpensive, collection of ski and winter outdoor garments, including ski pants and jackets for less than $35? Or that you can score an awesome down jacket from L.L.Bean for less than […]

Five Great iPhone Applications to Help You Get Green

Looking for a way to make that iPhone you received for the holidays a little more green? Peruse our list of five great iPhone applications that will get you recycling, eating locally, tracking your carbon footprint and more. Who knew technology could be so Earth-friendly? 1. iRecycle –’s free app for iPhone and iPod […]

10 Under $10: Winter Love For Beauty Product Junkies

A-list Essie Boutique

Beauty products are a great way to get a lot of luxury for just a little dough (and you know we love lux for less). Furthermore, adding a bit of color to your fingers (or your toes, don’t forget about them just because it’s winter) is a simple way to add a bit of color to your life during the gray winter.

Check out our Favorite Winter Beauty Products Under $10

How to Start a Compost Heap

If your new year’s resolution includes getting started composting, we’re here to help! Composting not only turns organic trash into organism-rich soil, it also saves you money (no need to purchase that soil – or sell it to your lazier neighbors) and chores (we bet you can get down to putting out the trash every […]