Showing posts from June, 2010

What I Wore: tip to toe

{dress- Jcrew, belt-Old Navy, shoes- Sperrys}

Shop-Til-You-Drop: Recession Proof


New York Times: Sunday Edition

Today I read the NYTimes Wedding Announcements (ala Sex and the City's Charlotte York) for the first favorite blushing bride was Nicole Bouknight.

"the director of individual giving in the office of fund-raising and communications at the New York Academy of Medicine, a civic organization dedicated to urban health issues. She also works in Bloomfield, N.J., as an interior decorating consultant staging homes that are for sale." I was hoping she was a Delta Zeta (she went to Miami U. of Ohio, where my sorority was founded) but alas she's a lovely Delta Sigma Theta so I cant claim her!

Check out some adorable mentions when you click "READ MORE"

Fabulous Foodies: Breakfast of Champions

Over the weekend I was introduced to an amazingly simple solution for breakfast on-the-go.

My cute little puppy Bradley Superstar is still adjusting to our move from California to DC and to punish me for uprooting our lives he has decided we should go for a walk hours before I actually have leave the house; So I walk the crack of dawn, go back to sleep for 3 hours, THEN get up, leave the house and realize I'm starving!

This is where The Smoothie comes takes less than 5 minutes to prepare, you can enjoy it while you walk the dog, and by adding things like Flax Seed, you can get way more nutrition than any breakfast sandwich can provide.

What you'll need:
blenderyogurt (preferrably Greek yougurt)strawberry, mango (or whatever fruits you like best)soy milkorange juiceagave nectar (or honey) portable mug or coffee tumblerHow to:
1. At night cut up the fruit (for strawberries simply rinse them, cut the green leaves and top off, for mangoes remove skin and cut into s…

Unemployement Update: Internships

From the New York Times Business The Unpaid Intern, Legal or Not By STEVEN GREENHOUSE Published: April 2, 2010 The number of unpaid internships has climbed in recent years, leading officials to worry that employers are illegally using interns for free labor.


Gratuitous Picture Of Yourself Wednesday I can't believe it's been one year since Michael Jackson died...too sad

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What I Wore: tip to toe


shirt- Geoffrey Beene (it was my dad's)shorts- J.Crewbelt- Paperdoll on Melrose shoes- Zara

Beauty: 3 Stooges haircut

Has anyone else noticed a disturbing new hairstyle? In an attempt to stay relevant, "The Moe" has been cropping up on pop music stars such as ex-Danity Kane member Dawn, Rihanna and the queen of ridiculous hair Kelis. What do you think? Is "The Moe" avant garde or asinine?

Shop-Til-You-Drop: SATC2 Sunnies

Love the shades Carrie is rockin' in the Sex and The City 2 movie poster? The gold stunners are by Mykita in collaboration with Bernhard Willhelm and are now available in limited quantities at Billion Dollar Babes, the invite-only online sample sale site. Need an invite?

Shop-Til-You-Drop: Mulberry for Target

I discovered the brand Mulberry in the back room of a counterfeit hangbag shop overseas almost 5 years ago. I've been obsessed with the well made English bags ever since so naturally I was delighted to hear that Target will launch a line of Mulberry bags on October 10th. If this designer handbag collaboration is anything Anya Hindmarch for Target we are in for a deeply discounted treat!
Alexa Chung with the Mulberry bag named in her honor Kate Moss carrying a Mulberry Bag
The Mulberry for Target line will be available through December 24.

Doggie Dish: Dog Park Review

Wheaton Regional dog park
2000 Shorefield Rd, Wheaton MD 20902
(parking at Orebaugh & Arcola Ave)

There is a major shortage of dog parks in Washington DC; I'm getting down and dirty with the doggies to review DC's Dog Parks! by Brea Ellis
On a very hot day around 3pm you can expect around two other dogs at Wheaton regional dog park .

Shop-Til-You-Drop: The Wedge by TOMS shoes

If you follow my tweets then you know how excited I was about the new wedges by TOMS; check out all of the styles when you "Read More"