November 25, 2017

Archives for August 2011

Barbie’s Princess Charm School

Charm and etiquette are not one in the same. However, you can go to the same school for both. The new Barbie Princess Charm School DVD (available Sept. 15) is the story of Barbie (or Blair in the story) going to Princess Charm School. Together with Mrs. McVeigh (Mattel’s appointed manners expert), Barbie is setting […]

Liaison Affinia- Capitol Hill, Washington, DC

The Liaison, an Affinia hotel is located right near Capitol Hill in Washington, DC and a quick walk to Union Station. The 343-room boutique hotel is designed with a feel for the city. Black and white pictures of a suited man in various Washington locations adorn the hallways. The photos have an espionage feel to […]

Yes to Carrots Baby Carrots Review

All natural, organic skincare is a big deal in my house. Yes to Carrots fits the bill. The prices are right too. Products like diaper cream and body wash range from $5.99 to 7.99, which is comparable to non-organic items as well as organic lines. We tried numerous items in the Yes to Carrots baby […]

This Week in Cars

This week of August 26, 2011 we are talking about – Ford’s decision to cancel the US version of the 7-seat C-Max . A big disappointment if you ask me. After seeing it at the Detroit Auto Show this past January, I had high hopes for Ford and this model. The mini mini-van was a […]

Organic Glam Nail Polish

Fun Find- British beauty company Organic Glam has a good find in their Organic Glam nail polish ($15 US). One of the things I like best about Organic Glam’s nail polish line is that unlike so many other organic or natural nail lacquers this company creates colors that shine, sparkle and are on-trend. It isn’t […]

SHAPE 8th Annual Beauty Award Winners!

SHAPE magazine has just announced the winners of their 8th Annual Beauty Awards. While I like to take personal experience and a word from Allure’s award winners the SHAPE staffers and over 4,000 readers weighed in on these choices. Do you agree with some of these winners? Feel free to comment on your own personal […]