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by Megan Greene Fall is here! Yes, you guessed right it's time to shop for all your favorite style boots. And if you haven't began shopping for boots this Fall, that's totally fine. We want to help you snag this season's hottest boots, all while staying in an affordable price range. Take a look at what we consider the 7 best brands for affordable boots. Steve Madden CRAAVE  Tan Leather Boot, $69.98, Steve Madden’s chestnut color leather boots, CRAAVE, offer a slouchy boho style for your Fall and Winter wardrobe. These riding boots go perfect with a pair of denim jeans or a... CONTINUE READING 11


Rock Blue Eyeshadow with Confidence

Nothing excites me more than blue eyeshadow, but I didn’t always feel this way. I actually used to fear blue shadow. I would always envision looking like Bobo the Clown or, even worse, Mimi from The Drew Carey show. But, darlings, it’s not blue eyeshadow that’s the victim in those beauty crimes. It’s the application. The key is to research... CONTINUE READING 9

Funny Females: 5 Best Comediennes

I’m sick of comedy being portrayed as a “man’s” world. This April Fools’ Day, I'm excited to honor five funny females whose accomplishments are anything but a joke. -Cait Rohan Chelsea Handler, your books (Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea; My Horizontal Life: A Collection of One-Night Stands; and Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang) have made me look like an idiot in... CONTINUE READING 15


The internet, aside from being essential for socializing, news, etc., is the optimal place for any busy, fashion-forward woman to do her shopping. How? Online customization. Mel Boteri is a start-up by Melanie Mueller in Atlanta that takes luxury handbags to a whole new level. Mel Boteri started in 2008 as a product of an entrepreneurship focus in Melanie’s MBA program... CONTINUE READING 7

Fun Pranks for April Fools’ Day

Happy April Fools' Day! Today's the prime time to pull a prank on coworkers or loved ones, and we like the suggestions on Here are some of our faves: Place No Trespassing signs on the toilet. What a way to wake up! Serve dinner for breakfast or vice versa. Rearrange two rooms of furniture. Have the couch in the kitchen and the... CONTINUE READING 7

Get Smooth this Spring with eos

Item Name: Everyday Hand Lotion Price: $3.99 Designer: evolution of smooth (eos) Where to Buy: Why: evolution of smooth (a.k.a. eos) is by far one of the coolest personal care brands to pop onto the scene in recent years, so I was quite excited when they introduced their line of hand lotions at a press event last week. Like eos'... CONTINUE READING 9

Teen Alye Pollack Advocates to Stop Bullying

Alye Pollack may seem like an ordinary teen from Westport, CT, but her story and the impact she's had on people nationwide is anything but typical. Since Alye was in sixth grade, she has been teased and tortured by schoolmates, both in person and over the internet via cyber bullying. Tired of what she's been forced to put up with... CONTINUE READING 9

Trouble Continues in Japan

The tsunami and earthquake in Japan may have occurred almost three weeks ago, but the complications continue. The Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant was one of the many places seriously damaged. Radiation has been consistently leaking, affecting everything from milk to produce as far as the bustling epicenter of Japan, the city of Tokyo, located 140 miles away. The Tokyo Electric... CONTINUE READING 4

Spring into Colored Denim

Banish those lingering winter blues by throwing on some colored denim! Sport 'em with spring wardrobe staples like flowy blouses, lightweight jackets, and simple t-shirts or tank tops. Look what I found for under $100.... Embrace your spring style with the pastel lilac Twill Denim Legging ($88) from BCBGeneration. Pair with a relaxed tank, pendant necklace, flowery espadrilles and lightweight jacket... CONTINUE READING 9

A Style Escape with Bien Abye

I was recently invited to a private trunk show for Bien Abyé, and I am in love with this collection. Dayanne Danier, designer and creative genius behind the line, set the stage beautifully for her spring collection. Escaping the everyday is just what we did while sitting in her studio, sipping mojitos and dishing on the latest fashion news. Until, of... CONTINUE READING 11

A MomPreneur
A MomPreneur
March 29, 2011

As a mom, do you ever feel like you're too busy to choose the best after-school activities, daycare, etc. for your children? Meet Thalia Stamatelos, a MomPreneur who started NY Mom's World, a website that gives moms one easily searchable hub to find the best preschools, camps and caregivers for kids, as well as mommy-focused fun like fitness centers and... CONTINUE READING 11