5 Must-Have Spring Skirts

Wrap Pencil Skirt in Suede with D-Ring, ASOS

It’s spring but winter is still trying to hold on. It’s pretty safe to say we’re ready to move on to warmer and brighter things, and what better way to transition to the beauty of the spring season than through an update to our wardrobes? As we gear up for April showers that bring May [...]

Mani of the Week: Quilted Matte and Shiny Nails


One of my favorite nail art trends of all time is the combo of matte and shiny. It’s just SO freaking cool!! I think you get the best results with black nail polish, so that’s what I’ll be using. However, feel free to substitute with a (dark) color of your choice as I show you [...]

SuperDuper APP Let’s You find Drug Store Beauty Dupes for Designer Brands

superduper app

Doesn’t every girl wish they had a personal stylist to keep them informed on the latest beauty trends? While we’re not all able to afford to pay a someone per hour for makeup consultations, there is an app that can help you get pretty close to wearing a celeb’s favorite beauty brands – on a [...]

TTB Travel: All Of The Things To See & Do in Montego Bay, Jamaica

On the Catamaran 1

I recently had opportunity to escape the bitter cold of NYC and explore Montego Bay, Jamaica. First and foremost, YASSS! Momma was in dire need of some sun. With such a short jaunt (three days) it’s key to plan your time with the goal of getting the most out of your brief stay. With this [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring JINsoon Tila March Collection

Jinsoon Tila March

It’s still hovering around 40 degrees in North East but it’s spring on my nails today thanks to the JINsoon Tila March Collection. The collection is the work of  one of my favorite nail artists, Jin Soon Choi, and Tila March designer, Tamara Taichman. The five shade Spring/Summer collection is a nod to pop art [...]

Trending: 70s Inspired Spring Fashion

Honey Comb Blouse

If you feel like we do, you’re completely over the winter season and looking forward to warmer temperatures. With Spring on the horizon, and seventies’ style on trend, we’re here to break you out of your gloves and snow boots and lend some classic inspiration for the next transition in your wardrobe. The modern adaption of [...]

Mani of the Week: Victoria Beckham Nails Inc ‘Bamboo White’

Victoria Beckham Nails Inc

I can usually tell I have a winning manicure by the number of finger photoshoots I do when wearing the polish.  Last week I tried the Nails Inc Victoria Beckham polish and I couldn’t stop looking at my nails. The light creamy tinted white polish,  Bamboo White, is a seriously flattering shade that is a part [...]

TTB Wine Review: Escape to Cape Town with Jam Jar Sweet Shiraz

Jam Jar

This month we are going to the Western Cape of South Africa for one of my favorite wines of all time Jam Jar Sweet Shiraz.  Shiraz is also known as Syrah elsewhere in the world.  The Western Cape is absolutely gorgeous, something I can attest to having visited  in 2008. Cape Town is famous for [...]

Mani of the Week: Pitch Black Perfection with Maybelline Patent Black

Maybelline Patent Black

I don’t wear a lot of black nail polish.  Truth be told, it’s a bit difficult to get it out of my cuticles and if it chips I have to remove it immediately or risk looking like someone who trolls for dates in back alleys. Patent Black Nail Polish from Maybelline’s  Color Show Back to Black [...]

NYFW 15 Get The Look: Hair, Hair and More Hair with Viviscal


All week I’ve been covering shows and sharing how Viviscal can help achieve the enviable lengths we’re seeing on the runway this season. I’ve never been super into length, but with Viviscal — game on! I suddenly find myself day dreaming about mid early summer and how awesome my hair will be (it takes about [...]