Ah, fall.What a fabulous time for fashion! From clothing with colors mimicking the changing foliage, to chunky knit scarves and sweaters, to boots of all heights and materials, fall is a favorite for many fashionistas. And what is a fall outfit without the perfect pair of denim? You know, the one that fits like a glove and makes your legs look fabulous, all the while still working with your favorite pair of boots.Read More
I recently decided (on a whim, of course) to chop off my long locks in favor of the on-trend, super chic "lob". What's a lob, you ask? Well, it's a long bob! I figured the look would be versatile and that I could wear it both curly and straight.Read More
If you'd asked me a few days ago what I thought of Land's End, you probably would have gotten a "meh, it's not really for me". The thing is, that was before I got an email about their new outerwear collection. I always knew they carried items that would keep you warm and last a long time, but stylish items? I had no idea! Here are a few of my favorite on-trend pieces to take you through fall and winter:Read More
As you may know, I started a new job a few months ago at M.S. Walker, a manufacturer and distributor of fine wines & spirits. One of the projects I've been spending a lot of time on is St. Elder, a natural elderflower liqueur made right here in Somerville, literally downstairs from where I sit everyday.Read More
Looking for an inexpensive and healthy treat for your dog? Why not create these simple, pumpkin filled marrow bones? Pumpkin is not only delicious, it's also low fat and helps with both constipation and diarrhea (gross!).Read More
Hey Boston ladies (and gents)- what are you doing this Thursday August 7th? If you can sneak out of work for a hot second, head over to H&M on Newbury Street any time between 10-12 to celebrate their grand re-opening!
The new H&M at 100 Newbury Street will offer collections for ladies, men, young ladies and young men, with separate “store within store” sections for accessories, lingerie, maternity, Home, sports apparel and its plus-size line.Read More
As a kid, I always loved reading. Going to the library was a treat, and the day I got my very own library card was a right of passage. I remember participating in the summer reading programs, and the little log book my mom gave me to keep track of when my books were due.
Flash forward about 10 years and I'm rarely at the library. Though I have a library card, I find myself more comfortable searching for books online and downloading them to my iPad. Unfortunately, that can get a little pricey. Though the Boston library does have an e-book section where you can borrow books and download them directly to your preferred device, the user interface isn't the greatest, and you're often on hold waiting for others to finish and return the book you want.Read More