New RITUALS for Mom | No. 9

With so many tantalizing fragrances, ingredients and salves at our fingertips, the selection of body products on the market is endless. And I for one can never get enough. No matter how many I’ve tried or how few I actually keep as staples, I always get excited to try a new formula. One brand I’ve only just learned about and am really enjoying is RITUALS … Continue reading New RITUALS for Mom | No. 9

Valentine’s Day in L.A.

So there’s a good chance that Hallmark did create Valentine’s Day. Still, I don’t get all the haters. Who’s being harmed? It’s a reason to celebrate in an otherwise non-eventful month – holiday wise. Plus, everyone’s got some love for someone – so here’s an excuse to express it. In L.A., expressions range from a vintage ring pop to an oceanfront dinner to a sparkly … Continue reading Valentine’s Day in L.A.

Disney Meets Barneys!

If you’re in the beauty or fashion biz – or even if you just like Disney characters – you’ll appreciate this video. Look closely and you’ll notice the cartoons are all famous makeup artists, photographers, editors, etc. Sarah Jessica Parker (or as my mom calls her, Sarrica Parker) even makes a few cameos. SUPER CUTE! Watch the video -> DISNEY ELECTRIC HOLIDAY Starring Minnie Mouse Continue reading Disney Meets Barneys!


The mother of all shoes has landed exclusively in the mother ship of shopping… Celebrating 20 years in the biz and the launch of his new book – check out Christian Louboutin’s jaw-dropping Highness 160 pump! Paying homage in a way that only Mr. Louboutin can – to Los Angeles & New York – these signature red-soled collector’s items are adorned with patchwork, gems, and beads. Wear them with jeans, nothing … Continue reading HOLY SHOE!

West Coast Mom-Shopping

If your mom lives on the west coast, it’s never a bad idea to arm her with too much SPF-type protection. As the weather nears 90 degrees out here, it’s a perfect time to make sure she’s fully stocked.   Consider some of the following ideas for protecting mom’s youthful skin this Mother’s Day…  You can’t go wrong with anything from Ole Henriksen – whether you … Continue reading West Coast Mom-Shopping