Blog, wellness

Boxed Water Is Better

The topic of sustainability is incredibly important and needs to be discussed more in today’s world. From climate change to a depleting ozone layer, our once beautiful planet is rapidly turning into a hot and sunny wasteland. No, this 95°+ weather in NYC is not the norm for early June and should not be taken… Read More Boxed Water Is Better

Blog, Book Worm

Book Review: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou ***** Retails for $5, here. Best enjoyed with a cup of Cozy Chamomile tea. Featured nail polish, Essie in “Bikini So Teeny.” I feel like I need to start off by saying that this book is not going to be your typical light and fluffy beach read.… Read More Book Review: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

Blog, snacks, The Classy Cook

Cranberry Guacamole Flatbreads

When you’re hosting a party, celebration or even just a casual get together, the starters are what set the tone for the evening. Serving chips and cheese doodles? You’re setting the mood for a super low key hangout that will include mindless snacking while watching a game. Wine and cheese? You’re hosting a classier get… Read More Cranberry Guacamole Flatbreads

Beauty, Blog

Hard Candy Makeup Giveaway!

The 90’s cult favorite makeup brand is at it again. This spring Hard Candy expanded their color correcting line of makeup with three limited edition easy-to-use options. You can choose from a stick, a cream and a primer – which all come in six different shades that cater to all skin tones. The best part?… Read More Hard Candy Makeup Giveaway!

Blog, drinks, snacks, The Classy Cook

Summertime Smoothie Bowl

With summer heat comes summer treats – and bonus points when they’re healthy enough that you can eat them for breakfast, snacks or dessert! With the weather warming up I find myself constantly looking for something cold to cool me down. This superfood smoothie bowl, which is full of delicious seasonal summer ingredients does just… Read More Summertime Smoothie Bowl

Beauty, Blog

Molton Brown London’s Bushukan Fragrance Is Perfect For Summer

As I sit at my desk sipping on Tetley’s new herbal tea called “Glow” (I’ll be detailing this in a later post!) with an array of self-tanners staring me down on my left, it’s pretty clear that summer is here. What comes with this wonderful warm season with supple hours of sunlight are the beach… Read More Molton Brown London’s Bushukan Fragrance Is Perfect For Summer

Blog, dessert, Desserts

Dark Chocolate Ghiradelli Brownie Cookies

The 4th of July is swiftly approaching. Bring on the pool parties, BBQs, beach days and all the outdoor fun! Since we’re using a Ghiradelli brownie mix for the cookie batter, this recipe is really rich with chocolatey goodness and takes just a few minutes of prep work to make. Although I always make my goodies… Read More Dark Chocolate Ghiradelli Brownie Cookies

Blog, Fashion, style, wellness

These Leggings Are Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

If you’ve read through the Wellness vertical of my site you’ll notice that a lot of what I write about incorporates yoga and meditation. Especially with a Type-A, perfectionist personality, it became a pivotal moment in my life when I found something that could not only calm down my body, but also my mind. When… Read More These Leggings Are Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

Blog, Mains, The Classy Cook

Gluten-Free Zoodle Bruschetta with Chicken

As the summer months are swiftly approaching the need for filling protein-packed dishes that won’t leave you feeling bloated is on the rise. After spending a few weeks doing the Whole 30 program, I realized that part of what bloats me is a slight intolerance to gluten. No, I don’t mean full-on celiac, but according… Read More Gluten-Free Zoodle Bruschetta with Chicken

Beauty, Blog

Here’s Why You Need To Pack Christie Brinkley’s New Skincare Line For Your Next Vacation

When it comes to skincare and beauty products, looking to models for professional advice doesn’t seem like a bad idea. Especially when it comes from a model who has been around for as long as Christie Brinkley. The now 64 year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model graced the pages of this year’s SI Swimsuit issue with her… Read More Here’s Why You Need To Pack Christie Brinkley’s New Skincare Line For Your Next Vacation