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Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Of Small Electronics!

Everyone loves tech gifts these days and here are the very best small electronics that I have encountered in my travels this fall and winter! There is definitely something for everyone here--from the most health-oriented folks to people who want to have the most stylish computer keyboards and phone chargers! You can't go wrong with any small electronic that people…read more
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Basic Invite: Your New “Go-To” Spot For Personalized Stationery Products At Great Prices!

I love using stationery (especially greeting cards) for all occasions even though the internet has made a lot of people go all electronic with their communications. Nothing beats spectacular quality and highly creative holiday photo cards to really emboss your personal style on a friend or relative’s brain! I know people who save their most unique cards and some who…read more
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The Housewares Summer Preview: Testing Out Cutting Edge Appliances, High Tech Cookware And More!

I had a terrific time at Live In NYC: Housewares Summer Preview which was given by the International Housewares Association at the Metropolitan Pavilion recently. More than 35 companies and brands were on hand to show products to lifestyle press. There was a nice blend of well-known brands and first-time event exhibitors. All in all, there were 130 products on…read more
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Get Your Stretch On At Stretch’d! I Did & Loved It!

I recently visited the brand spanking new Stretch’d location on Third Avenue between 77th and 78th Streets and it was a whole new world for me in terms of anything athletic! The main purpose of the Stretch’d locations are for people to recover after workouts with the help of professional “stretchers” (people with prior experience as trainers and masseuses who…read more
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La Roche-Posay Launches Two New Great Products Just In Time For A Cold New York Winter!

La Roche-Posay had a virtual press event last week where influencers like yours truly enjoyed learning more about this famous French skincare company’s two newest products—Lipikar AP+ Wash and Cicaplast Hands. As an added bonus, we got to virtually mix 'n mingle with Dr. Angela Lamb (director of the Mount Sinai Dermatology Department at their main location uptown)! Above you…read more
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Is it Time for Some Home Improvement? Take a Look at CertainTeed STONEfaçade™, the Ultimate Stone Veneer Product!

I recently checked out CertainTeed STONEfaçade, a revolutionary cladding product made of easy-to-install manufactured stone panels that can be used for accents both inside and outside the home. Many people in the suburbs are selling their homes due in part to the low mortgage rates being offered to buyers and the fact that many people are moving out of crowded…read more
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Mionetto’s Virtual Tasting And Pizza Party: The Most Fun That I’ve Had In The Past Few Months!

I was thrilled to be invited to Mionetto’s Prosecco Week Pizza Party which was a super fun event where 20 lifestyle influencers had Margherita pizza, arancini and rustic salad delivered piping hot from the legendary and authentic Keste at 271 Bleecker Street in the West Village and three types of Mionetto Prosecco: Mionetto Brut, Mionetto Organic and Mionetto Cartizze. Everyone…read more
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This Is How Long It Will Take To Binge Watch Your Favorite Property Shows!

For the duration of the Covid-19 lockdown, we will undoubtedly be consuming a lot of television. Home improvement shows will be among the popular options to watch – not just for the entertainment value but also for the insightful information and inspiration they may provide homeowners to start their own DIY projects while on lockdown. Interested in home improvement and…read more
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Check Out These Valentine’s Day “Quick Pick” Gifts—All Under $100!

Simple but romantic gifts that are reasonably priced are what most Valentine's Day celebrants are looking for! We've come up with some "quick picks" that work for people of all ages and tastes! These hot pink bamboo themed hoops by Gold And Honey are unique because they are clear and they have the type of self-closing posts that keep them…read more
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All Hail The Kale: Celebrity Inspired Fitness For Us Regular Folks!

All body types are perfect and should be celebrated! However, you may want to develop a better version of yourself through a better lifestyle, body and mindset, possibly from the inspiration of your favorite celebrity. If you are super into pop culture and want to try some celebrity-approved diet and workout regimes, we got some good news below! If these are your goals,…read more
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Loews Regency Gives Thanks: An Unforgettable Holiday Season Influencer Event!

I recently joined a bunch of influencers, Loews execs and party planners for one of Loews Regency's elegant fetes called Loews Regency Gives Thanks. All of the suites including the highly touted Nate Berkus designer one were open for guests to wander about in--but there was something special to do or eat in the room of each suite (well, not…read more
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Loving The Loews Experience!

I had a ton of fun at the recent Taste Of Loews event at the legendary Regency Bar & Grill inside the legendary Loews Regency at 61st Street and Park Avenue—one of the great hotel gems of the Upper East Side. There were chefs from several other Loews properties including the newly renovated one in St. Louis. Despite being such…read more
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OCRA’s STYLE LAB: An Unforgettable Evening Of Shopping, Food, Music & More!

On November 6th, Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA) presented STYLE LAB (formerly known as SUPER SATURDAY) hosted by Maggie Gyllenhaal and Kate Mara and a few hundred members of New York's chicest nightlife crowd. Dancing and background tunes were spun by DJ Michele Pesce and the evening ended with a "greatest hits" musical performance by En Vogue! It was truly…read more
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Taking In The New Target On The Upper East Side (Yes, I Was The First Customer On Official Opening Day!)

I have been constantly walking past 1201 Third Avenue (between 69th and 70th Streets) watching week by week as Target was being created. I was happy to hear that although there was a soft opening complete with ribbon cutting on Wednesday, October 16th, the official opening day was Sunday, October 20th. Yours truly was the first in the door and…read more
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Having Fun At GBK’s Annual Official NYC Wine & Food Festival Celebrity/Press Gifting Lounge

I was very excited to get on the guest list for GBK Productions' Annual NYFCC Gifting Lounge at the Parker Hotel (formerly Le Parker Meridien) on West 57th between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. There were nearly a dozen unique brands there to give press and celebs--and those celebs included Neil Patrick Harris, Whoopi Goldberg, Alain Ducasse and Cuba Gooding, Jr.…read more