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The Break

I’ve always loved coffee, I could never go without it. I’ve always had curves. I need an hour of calm to wake up in the morning. I never wear black. I never go to a restaurant alone....




Sometimes, you have to take risks to be beautiful. That’s what I did this summer.



For years, no seriously, years — I’ve been covering myself in sunscreen. In the summer, staying...



Just because I don’t talk about being forty very often doesn’t mean I’ve forgotten—far from...

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Where is the Glove?

I’m really bad about wearing gloves during the winter, which is silly because I have the...

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The Snooze Button

I think my body may be in hibernation mode… It’s that time of year, when all I want to...

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Feet Freak

I think by the end of this post you’re going to think I’m a little crazy, but it’s summer and...

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How Long Is Too Long?

The longest relationship I’ve ever been in is the one that I have with my birth control… Yes,...

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Worth It!

“Buy the best moisturizer you can afford, and worry about your other products later.” It...

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Well Armed

I’m brunette. I’m lucky I’m not super super hairy but, even so, I’M...


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Style Detox

One of the funniest quirks about my profession is probably my tendency to think of each episode of...

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Watch Your Back

“Does my butt look ok?” That’s the number one question my friends ask me when...



This summer, I lost some weight. I didn’t do anything in particular, I just got lighter...

Stay Put

Stay Put

A beauty secret from our new intern…

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Change it Up

The other day when I was trying to make my impressive pile of hats fit into my microscopic cabinet...

Play Your Part

Play Your Part

I’m trying to come to terms with my middle part.

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The Nutritionist

One of the advantages of living in New York is that everyone else lives here too. For example, I had...