Monthly Archives: November 2012

Holiday Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Cranberry Brown Butter

We were always the kind of kid who eats all their vegetables, especially brussels sprouts. The holiday season is the perfect time to mix up our beloved green with something more in the spirit of family togetherness, so we are … Continue reading

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Holiday Gifts for the Hostess

If you are looking for the perfect gift for that hostess-with-the-mostess, then look no further than Elle’s present guide sure to please. With everything from ornaments to espresso machines, we honed in on those that complement the liquids served at … Continue reading

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Tips to Fly in Comfortable Style

Flying is a frequent reality for many of us during this all-important holiday season, but it doesn’t have to be a dread-inducing experience if you have the right preparation in place. So we turned to perennial up-in-air star Gwyneth Paltrow … Continue reading

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Creating a Practice of Gratitude

There’s a lot to be thankful for during each waking moment, but all too often the stresses of everyday living impact our approach towards this basic principle. As website MindBodyGreen states, “It’s a law of nature that fullness creates more … Continue reading

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Red Lips Perfect for the Holidays

The holiday season is the perfect time to sport festive shades of red lipstick a la Gwen Stefani and Nicole Kidman, but application goes beyond the mere swipe from the tube. To avoid looking like the Joker, the experts over … Continue reading

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American Music Award Red Carpet Style

Creative forces in the musical world collided yesterday at the American Music Awards. Amongst a bevy of talented female singers walking down the red carpet, some in particular stood out for their style savvy. See below for our best dressed … Continue reading

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MAC Cosmetics’ Grey Friday

Color us grey! MAC cosmetics is giving the post-Turkey Day shopping craze known as Black Friday a lighter twist with the release of their Grey Friday nail polish and lipstick. The polish goes on pewter and dries to a matte … Continue reading

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