Beauty Beware: The Truth Revealed

Count how many things you put on your skin every day. Now, can you tell me what’s in them? Chances are, you have no idea. Well, neither did I, until a friend told me to read Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry by Stacy Malkan, co-founder of the Campaign […]

February Sweet Deals

Ahhh… February in New York. The month of snow (OK, and some slush); the month of Valentine’s Day; the month of love. Whether you are a lover or hater of this Hallmark-inspired holiday, one thing’s for certain: once you become a parent and you receive your first “I Love You – Be My Valentine” card […]

My Daughter’s Smilestone: Locks of Love

This past weekend, my daughter reached a big goal. For a year, she’s been growing her hair in order to donate it to Locks of Love. Shortly after the cut, she was sporting her new adorable bob, and had a giant smile plastered on her face. She told me that she had reached a big […]

Printed Denim and Leather Jackets

Can moms wear printed denim? My answer is YES!!! There are tons of options. I saw some great finds in H&M for as little as $24.95. They have tons of printed denim that you can wear during the Fall. If it’s your first time wearing printed denim, start off with a mild print. Like a […]

Local Yokel: Beehives & Buzzcuts

Welcome to our Local Yokel blog! Each month, we will be highlighting a local New York business that we know you will find inspirational. You’ll learn tidbits such as how they support the local community and economy, their advice and reflections on being business owners, tips on work-life balance, and even what some of their […]

Clarins Beautiful Beginnings Pregnancy Kit

Pregnancy is one of the most beautiful experiences a woman can have. I remember having such a strong sense of fulfillment and intense joy for my growing belly. When I think about my three pregnancies, I can’t help but feel overwhelmed with such a pure and deep love. Along with all of that love came […]

Beauty on a Budget

As an esthetician I am always looking for good products that everyone can use. Here are a list of products that will help make you feel and look beautiful on a budget. 1. CeraVe Products– moisturizing & great for sensitive skin. Cleansers & moisturizers. Dermatologist approved. Under $15 2. Maybelline Liquid Mousse Foundation– light & […]