books I overlooked, but shouldn’t have (+ some new ones)

Tweet I apologize, Mea Culpa, I’m sorry, lo siento mucho.  It’s been months since I’ve posted a book review roundup. But I have a good explanation:  Along with merging my two relationship web sites into one mega-advice site ( – please look, comment, send questions, feedback!), and working on,  I’m busy writing a book of… [Continue Reading]

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Tacombi at Cafe El Presidente: new drinks & a bit of Mexico 4 the Winter Weary @Tacombi, #CafeElPresidente, #Drinks

Tweet The constant gloom, snow, and cold is making me craaazy! By now, I’ve usually had a few days in Mexico where I can soak up some sun and warm up my chilly bones so I can make it through those “six more weeks” that Punxsutawney Phil opines we’re going to have every year (and it’s usually… [Continue Reading]

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Carmen Marc Valvo dresses you for Date Night @DRESSBAR @CarmenMarcValvo #dressbar

Tweet Last night at the pop up shop at Dressbarn at 102 Fifth Avenue 15th & 16th Streets in Manhattan, I had the honor of meeting designer Carmen Marc Valvo in person, to celebrate the launch of his collection of dresses at DressBar.  Carmen Marc Valvo is (no secret) one of my favorite designers, the one show that… [Continue Reading]


Spring 2015 butter LONDON: pastel pouts, matching lips & Nails @butterLONDON

Tweet   Backstage at New York Fashion Week in February, I got a chance to see some of the stunning runway looks from Butter London for Fall/Winter 2015. But before those looks launch, Spring looks will be busting out all over. “This collection helps to frame the spring must-have trends – bold liner, perfect petal-coloured pouts… [Continue Reading]