Kristen Davis Launches a Clothing Line at a Store Charlotte Would Never Shop In

Credit: Demis Maryannakis/Splash News Online What: Kristen Davis, “Charlotte” from Sex and the City, launches a better priced line (translation: $30-$240) for the southern department store Belk. What They Say: From the lovely folks at WWD: The actress is partnering with Belk Inc., the Charlotte, N.C.-based retailer, to launch a Kristin Davis better-priced line. The […]

Best Sandals on a Budget: Reader Advice

Summer is a time when we can let loose a little, including freeing our feet from those constricting boots we’ve been strapping on all winter long. Hopefully, we’ve all done the requisite pedi-care (meaning sloughing off the old and getting those toe-nails in shape for public viewing), and are prepared to slip on some cute […]

Gap Swimwear Daily Deals

“THIS SALE HAS ENDED” The Deal: 25% off women’s swimwear at GapBody until June 12, and their SummerWear campaign ends June 8. The Lowdown: Find your summer suit both online and in stores. We’ve never understood the $300 bathing suit. Unless it’s covered with Louis Vuitton signature print, you can’t tell that it’s designer. The […]

Haute Headgear: British Style on a Budget

It seems no one can stop talking about THAT hat Sarah Jessica Parker wore a couple of weeks ago to the Sex and the City Movie premiere in London. It was a Carrie Bradshaw moment, and in quintessential Carrie Bradshaw style, it left some onlookers cooing over British hat maker Phillip Treacy’s wonderful talent and […]

Aspirin to Protect Plants: Budget Gardening Tip

Take two aspirin and call the doctor in the morning, right? What may help ease your headache might also help your plants to thrive, both indoors and outdoors. Before a fungus can attack your ferns or aphids your asparagus, grab the aspirin from your medicine chest and mix up this handy homemade fertilizer, which can […]

Purex Natural Elements: Product Review

It’s the weekend! And you know what that means…cleaning. You thought we were going to say something more exciting, perhaps? But no…it’s all about the chores this weekend. But cleaning can be fun when you’re trying to do it the eco way. (Remember our post on cleaning with lemons?) Eco is especially fun when you’re […]

Pick Your Own: Budget Grocery Tip

With the warm weather comes a plethora of fresh and in season fruits and vegetables. Instead of buying fruits and veggies at the local super store, where they may have been trucked in from thousands of miles away, why not get back to nature and pick your own? You-pick farms are located throughout the United […]