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40's Feature

by Courtney Leiva The idea of turning 40 might be a little scary, so if you find yourself dreading the approaching date, let us give you some encouragement with the help of fabulous 40-somethings who know a thing or two on appreciating this usually dreaded age. From newfound confidence to improved body image, check out some amazing things to look forward to when turning 40. Newfound Confidence: “By 40 you know yourself. There’s a lot of freedom in knowing your likes, your dislikes and being able to tune out the irrelevant stuff. 40 year old women know what they want, how to get... CONTINUE READING 6

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The Bad Girls Club: Hollywood's Boldest, Ballsiest Bad Girls

We don’t know if it’s the heat or the sense of freedom that comes with summer, but something about the summertime makes us want to act just a little bit bad. The incomparable Mae West once said “When I’m good, I’m very good. But when I’m bad, I’m better,” and her now-famous quote perfectly sums up our feelings about some... CONTINUE READING 10

7 Simple Ways To Make The Most Of Your Lunch Hour

Where are all the workaholics out there? If you’re like us career-driven darlings at Shecky's, you know very well what it’s like to work straight through your lunch break once in a while. But that is the biggest mistake you can make! Eating lunch at your desk is perfectly fine, but don’t be shy when it comes... CONTINUE READING 7

Be Nice to New Jersey: Jersey Stereotypes Busted

When you think of New Jersey what comes to mind? Let me guess:  Snooki spraying her poof with hairspray and Danielle Staub reeking havoc on Jacqueline and Teresa’s friendship? Do you think of smog clouds and garbage everywhere? Why else would they call it Dirty Jerz? Well as a born and bred Jersey girl, I'm here... CONTINUE READING 3

Where My Girls At: The Rise, Fall & Hopeful Return of Girl Groups

This week, beloved Brit girl group the Spice Girls had a rare reunion in London to announce their new jukebox musical Viva Forever! and while we’re uber excited to screech along to “Wannabe” in theater aisles like we did “Dancing Queen” at Mamma Mia, the news got us thinking: where have all the girl groups gone? From the Supremes and... CONTINUE READING 4

Four Of Our Fave Rom-Coms Ever (Thanks Nora Ephron)

This past week, the film world lost one of its most high-profile and beloved female figures Nora Ephron, producer, director, sometimes actress and, most notably, three-time Oscar-nominated screenwriter of such flicks as When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle, Silkwood,  You've Got Mail and more. The 71-year-old tragically passed away on Tuesday, but her classic quote-worthy movies live on and... CONTINUE READING 3

DIY Massages You Can Do At Your Desk

A nice quality massage probably sounds really nice right now, but in the comfort of your own office? No way! Believe it or not, a simple facial massage can help alleviate stress, fatigue and signs of aging. Shaking off the idea that massages are strictly salon only, these easy massage techniques ensure salon quality results for half of the salon... CONTINUE READING 10

10 Tips Every Travelista Should Know

If you’re going to be frequenting the airport a lot this summer, then you’ve got to be in-the-know with these 10 travel tips that’ll help you out-clever the crowds! After all, your summer vacation essentially starts the second you hit the airport, so why not make the trip from point A to point paradise as painless, relaxing and stress-free as... CONTINUE READING 13

The Ultimate Summer Playlist: 24 Hot Summer Hits

In the summertime when the weather is fine, there's no better way to spend the day than with the top back, windows rolled down and a great summer song cranked high on the stereo as you and your friends sing along to every word. Whether it’s a day at the beach or a backyard barbecue, every summertime soiree is amped... CONTINUE READING 8

Our Fave Summer Beach Reads: Cool Books For Hot Days

Summertime’s the perfect time to do all the things you tend to put on the back burner over the course of the year, including breaking out those books that have been gathering dust on your bedside table. But as you pack up your beach tote, you may draw a blank on which book you should bring along with you on... CONTINUE READING 8

Father Figure: Best Pop Culture Pops

Aren't dads the best? Sure, mom's our go-to gal for guy advice, shopping excursions and mother-daughter mani/pedis, but dad's always the one we call when our light bulbs burn out, when we don't know what we're doing behind the barbecue, or when we need a sounding board for our career complaints. To celebrate Father's Day today, we're showing love not... CONTINUE READING 6