Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Best Quotes from Nora Ephron

Almost all women, and some good-natured men, have seen at least one of Nora Ephron’s romantic comedies. The Oscar-nominated filmmaker, who was best known for her movies “Sleepless in Seattle,” “When Harry Met Sally…” and “Silkwood,” passed away Tuesday at the … Continue reading

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Reversible Fashion to Take You from Night to Day

Life often go unplanned and, as a result, your wardrobe can take a hit. For those days, we are loving Cosmopolitan’s guide to reversible fashion that can offer double-duty wardrobe coverage for work and play. Our favorite pick is an … Continue reading

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88 Books that Shaped America

What books have shaped your life? Certainly many folks can list “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” “The Great Gatsby” or “How to Win Friends and Influence People” as definitive books in their lives. Well, now The Library of Congress wants … Continue reading

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Jimmy Fallon & The Roots Cover “Call Me Maybe”

One of the best ways to beat a case of “The Mondays” is with a song; and what better tune to kickstart the week than Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe.” A bona fide hit, Jepsen’s song has logged over … Continue reading

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Summer Dinner Party Done Right

Summer is the perfect time to spiff up your balcony or backyard and throw an alfresco dinner party. In addition to the actual meal itself, setting the atmosphere on the table can prove to be a challenge. It’s important to … Continue reading

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Never Check a Bag Again with These Packing Tips

When it comes to traveling for a weekend or a couple weeks away, we are completely guilty of packing more than what is needed. However, we just had a major reality check when we read that Gilt City Curator Nicole … Continue reading

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Chic Beach Cover-Ups to Wear All Season Long

Summer officially kicks off today and that can only mean one thing: bathing suit season is here! While fun trips to the beach and much-needed R&R in the sun ensure an enjoyable time, strutting around all day in a swimsuit … Continue reading

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