Crib Needs an Update? Check Out These Great Places to Find Home Décor on a Budget

Home Decor on a Budget

Out with the old, in with the new! If you’re feeling the urge to spruce up your living space with some new home décor but have been scared off by unpronounceable, multi-syllabic designer or store names (whose price tag renders you just as speechless), have we got some ideas for you. Read on to discover […]

11 Reasons Why We Love Amazon

Reasons Why We Love Amazon

Credit: NY Times As its name implies, Amazon is a winding, veritable jungle chock-full of fabulous finds and steep discounts. Seriously. From hard-to-find makeup must-haves to designer duds, home necessities or the perfect gift for mom, dad, sister or lover, Amazon is practically sacred ground for shopaholics. In no particular order, here are 11 reasons […]

Ditch the White Dress: Unconventional, Non-White Wedding Dresses Inspired by Cynthia Nixon

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True story, but on a balmy summer night, post-bachelorette debauchery led my entourage of ladies to a grimy bar in the East Village in New York City. We were taking our “we-lost-count-five-margaritas-ago” celebratory shot, when an equally-intoxicated lad pulled up a chair and probably recited one of the lamest pickup lines ever. “So, are you […]

Bridal Rescue: What to Wear to All Your Wedding Activities

Outfits For Your Weekend Wedding

For most brides, wedding planning focuses on the one item little-girl wedding dreams are made of: the wedding gown. But most weddings involve a whole bunch of other wedding-weekend events for which you’ll need to look and feel your bridal best, with as little fuss (and expense) as possible. If you’re the bride, however, you’re […]

10 Eco Friendly Ways to Use & Reuse Toothpaste & ToothBrushes

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It’s amazing how many uses you can find for everyday products you already have lying around the house.  Today’s post covers toothpaste – it’s not just for sparkly whites anymore! We’ve collected the following uses for toothpaste based on research, testing them ourselves, and forcing our friends to test them. We take the fact that […]

20 Great Nail Polish Colors for Summer 2012

20 Great Nail Polish Colors for Summer 2012

There’s nothing I love better than a fresh summer mani-pedi. While I’m in love with the nail art trend, and totally encourage everyone to give it a try (start with these great nail “stickers” /Polish Strips from Sally Hansen), there may be a few of you who insist on sticking with good ol’ basic nails. […]

The DIY Bride: Wedding Beauty On A Budget

With budgets tighter than ever, it’s a tough time for brides who want their dream wedding but don’t have a dream bank account to back it up. As every good budget fashionista knows, however, an antidote for tough times is wrapped up in three little letters:  DIY.  These days, according to celebrity hairstylist and makeup […]