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A Champion of Feminism and Fashion: Remembering Oscar de la Renta

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“Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending.” ~ Lazurus Long Oscar de la Renta waves goodbye at the finale of his Spring 2013 RTW show – Photo credit: Life & Style Magazine The world is grieving the loss of a truly supreme being in the fashion community. Iconic designer, Oscar de la Renta, has died at the age of 82 from complications of cancer, at his home in Connecticut. One of the masters of red carpet glamour,…

Too Cool For School with Land’s End

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SPONSORED ADVERTORIAL The age of the tween is upon us. The days of elementary school and uniforms are officially over…. My 11yr. old son, Jonathan (with his serious “Obama face” lol), is starting his transitional journey into his teen years, and entering 6th grade at the district public middle school. No more blazers, black shoes, ties, and khakis necessary…enter, the age of personal fashion. The school shopping list has now gone from super simple to “now I get to be my own…

B-T-S: 5 Tips For Back To Campus With Gillette

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SPONSORED ADVERTORIAL “Are you ready for Back-to-School?”, a reporter recently asked me. “No.” I replied, a bit disgruntled at the thought of my sunshine euphoria coming to an end. Now, reality is setting in on this 1st day of August, as a mother of a college student…..20 days and counting until my son goes back to school. *sigh* When your children are college age, the “back-to-school” preparation is a whole new ball game from the typical, books, supplies, new backpack, new…

Kate Spade Saturday Soiree & The Perfect Summer Dress

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Summer officially kicked off this past Saturday in our part of the hemisphere, and there were plenty of festivities and activities all across America celebrating the Solstice. Kate Spade Saturday, ushered in summer with a favorite pastime of the season, a rooftop soirée in Los Angeles at the Roof on Wilshire for some of their fashionable friends.  (Above: Jessica McAlister, Katie Bofshever, Kerianne Dors) (Freida Pinto in Kate Spade Saturday’s White Overlap Top, Blue Dust Splatter Skinny Jean, Gold Lock Crossbody bag and Kate Spade Saturday Espadrilles)      …

McDONALD’S® Honors Community Nutrition Innovators

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We announced earlier this year that McDonald’s New York Tri-State area restaurants were tackling healthy food options in the community with the Nutrition Network that launched this past Spring. On August 22nd, the New York Metro McDonald’s Nutrition Network announced the recipients of its first-ever New York Metro Nutrition Network grants. Anthony Scari, president of the McDonald’s New York Tri-State Owner/Operators Association states: “As evident from the overwhelming number of applications we received from organizations across the New York Tri-State, there…

Summer Beauty Bag: How I beat the heat…

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Being a summer born baby, I love the beach, BBQs and all the outdoor activities the season has to offer. But, as much as I love summer time, the sometimes unbearable temperatures, and humidity totally alters my basic beauty regiment. As I easily sweat, this doesn’t stop my skin from soaking up moisture and hair being dry from being exposed to the sun. My lips require more care and frequently exposed feet need constant TLC. I have an arsenal of…

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