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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 1

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Glee: I know I’m more talented than all of you. Britney Spears taught me that.

GUSHING GLEEK: I am proud to admit that I am a gushing gleek. It’s a feel-good show with unreal talent and seriously underrated one-liners…and I’d be lying if I said I hadn’t been counting down to this season’s premiere. Season two is in session and I’m here all semester season long to give you my opinions and picks. SEASON 2, EPISODE 9:... CONTINUE READING 10

Giving Thanks
Giving Thanks
November 30, 2010

With Thanksgiving this past Thursday and a whole winter holiday season ahead of me, I felt it necessary to write about how thankful I am. From each breath I take on a daily basis, to the amazing family I have (albeit related by love or blood), to the sweet (but smelly) kisses my puppy gives me no matter how much... CONTINUE READING 10

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Winter Getaways
November 30, 2010

Winter is on its way, and while many of you are probably snow birds itching to escape the cold temps, these easy and affordable weekend trips will make even the biggest cold weather-haters happy. No matter where you live, these options are suitable for you and your friends, family or…fiancé (or boyfriend, hubby, etc.)! -Lynden Halpern EAST COASTERS: KILLINGTON, VERMONT No matter... CONTINUE READING 19

Music Mondays: Have a Little…Hope!

Who: Hope What: "Love Love Love" (ft. Jason Mraz) Where: See her “Love Love Love” video on YouTube> Why: Hope is an up-and-comer on the scene, and she’s here to stay (in my humble opinion!). Her gentle guitar strumming and delicate voice are a joy to hear, and how could I not love her premier single, a duet with cutie Jason Mraz?! While... CONTINUE READING 2

Thanksgiving Survey from Shecky's!

Turkey, and stuffing, and cranberries, OH MY! Whether you’re just waking up post an eventful Thanksgiving eve or have been up cooking since the wee hours of the morning, feast-time is finally here! Once the last side dish has been plated and the final family member arrives, you can relax after much prep and anticipation. We wish a very happy and... CONTINUE READING 11

It’s Perfectly All Right for a Woman to be Handsome

GUSHING GLEEK: I am proud to admit that I am a gushing gleek. It’s a feel-good show with unreal talent and seriously underrated one-liners…and I’d be lying if I said I hadn’t been counting down to this season’s premiere. Season two is in session and I’m here all semester season long to give you my opinions and picks. SEASON 2, EPISODE... CONTINUE READING 7

Boot Up Fast with Encodedx

Last week, we introduced you to brands that repped both the East and West coasts, and today, we’re taking you down South to sunny Florida. Started by Cordula Morell, Miami-based Encodedx transforms any of your shoes into sexy, trendy boots with the simple addition of a piece of fabric and elastic that goes around your kicks easily and comfortably! The “Feet Gone... CONTINUE READING 7

Controlling The Uncontrollable

This weekend I absentmindedly left my cell phone in a taxi, and in a strange and quite lucky twist of fate, the cab driver got in touch with me and I eventually got the phone back. While the situation was obviously annoying and one that induced much stress, it got me thinking. (Shocking, I know.) Consider all the things in this... CONTINUE READING 15

Hilarious Holiday Moments

With Thanksgiving and Hanukkah nearly here and Christmas just a calendar tear away, it's time to accidentally down too much eggnog, find yourself pox-marked with your crazy aunt’s lipstick and hear Grandpa Sam’s 75th story about Hanukkah in the “good ol’ days”.... Ah, yes, there’s nothing like the most wonderful time of the year to bring out some crazy and/or... CONTINUE READING 5

Music Mondays: Rocking With AwShockKiss

First, we introduced you to (you’re welcome!) and even clued you in to an upcoming performance of hers (you’re welcome, again) and now, we’re going to introduce you to AwShockKiss, the band that Kaylan Rexer and the Burke Brothers Band performed with a mere two weeks ago! Here's the exclusive: SHECKY'S: When the group formed, did you have a clear idea... CONTINUE READING 5