Monthly Archives: March 2014

J.Crew’s Beauty Secret Revealed

I’m in continual amazement of J.Crew and their output of gorgeous editorial content. From styling to art direction, their catalogs and advertisements have an incredibly detailed and timeless quality that speaks to the essence the of the brand. The pared down beauty of the models, who seem to wear only concealer and a swipe of […]

Emerson Fry Spring 2014

Emerson Fry has become my work wardrobe staple with pieces I always feel confident and classic in. Although normally out of my budget, I’ve snatched up a few investment pieces over the past year, and ravenously peruse their outlet sale every Thursday. They truly have an eye for detail-from the highest quality garments to impeccable […]

Inside Sarah Jessica Parker’s Brownstone!

Sarah Jessica Parker’s one of those celebrities I have a hard time separating from her alter ego. Whenever I stop by Magnolia Bakery in the West Village, I walk a block to Carrie Bradshaw’s apartment (er…apartment exterior), half expecting to see Big waiting in the taxi out front. Like Carrie, Sarah Jessica Parker lives in […]

Simple Pleasures

Cafe Colette’s French toast in roasted nectarine and white wine sauce is by far the best I’ve ever had, and therefore served as my Saturday and Sunday brunch. Bakeri, a tiny artisanal bakery nestled in a North Williamsburg neighborhood a few blocks from mine, certainly made me glad I had scheduled a SoulCycle for the […]

Profiteroles with Ice Cream

Parisian desserts seem the pinnacle of skill and artistry. As I’m relatively new to baking, I’ve shied away from such projects until I saw the words “profiteroles” and “easy” roped into the same sentence. Food-wise Ina Garten has opened new worlds for me, so I knew, regardless of her expansive culinary expertise, that I’d be […]