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Wed 04.29

Nourish Snacks: Eat Happy – and Portion-Controlled

One of the simplest-in-theory, but hardest-in-practice ways to lose weight is to simply eat SLOWLY. It takes about 20 minutes for your brain and stomach to register that you’re full, so unless you’re eating slowly you’ll be eating past the point of satiety.

Tue 04.28
Get Ready to Lust

Get Ready to Lust: All the New Launches from Tom Ford

Father’s Day, Mother’s Day…or don’t wait! Beeline for Bergdorf Goodman if you can afford a small splurge because even the most jaded will have a hard time not getting excited to start playing with Tom Ford’s new launches.

Mon 04.27

“Milk Bar Life” by Christina Tosi

Are you drooling just looking at the above cover? If you’ve ever had a Momofuku Milk Bar cookie or cake, I bet you are. I keep both perennially stashed in my freezer (trust me, the only thing better than Milk Bar sweets is semi-frozen Milk Bar sweets).

Fri 04.24
Frugal Snob Friday

Frugal Snob Friday: The Seaweed Bath Co.’s New Launches

The Seaweed Bath Co., a brand started by a psoriasis sufferer, just expanded massively. I wrote about them over four years ago when they were just getting started. You can now find the homegrown company at places like Whole Foods, and they have a bunch of new products.

Thu 04.23
Tips And Tricks to "Shrink" Your Pores

Tips And Tricks to “Shrink” Your Pores

Anyone who has spent time looking at their skin via a magnifying mirror has spent at least some time fretting over the size of their pores. Unfortunately as hard as we might try, there is nothing we can do to actually shrink them…

Wed 04.22
Would You Wear a Jumpsuit to the Gym?

Would You Wear a Jumpsuit to the Gym?

If you had asked me if I’d ever wear a jumpsuit to the gym before seeing Alala’s Bondi jumpsuit I would have said heck no! This one, however, is fantastic and it’s the only one I’ve ever tried on that is roomy but doesn’t leave me looking like I’m carrying extra pounds

Tue 04.21

Tom Ford Lipstick Minaudière: The Essential You Never Knew You “Needed”

I’m a sucker for a fun fashion gimmick, but I have to admit I’m a little taken aback to find the above one from Tom Ford (this kind of creative design kitsch is more Chanel, no?).

Mon 04.20

Zimt Cookie Dough Cups

I’ve been spending a lot of time in Tel Aviv…I just couldn’t handle the horrible NYC winter so I decided to pack up and relocate till the sun decided to show its face in Manhattan! Tel Aviv is great. Such a cosmopolitan city with so much to offer – including great food…

Thu 04.16

Is Too Much Protein Bad?

I recently spoke with Marcus Antebi, the founder of Juice Press, and he had some very interesting insights about the American diet.