Better Look Good for Saul (Zabar)

New York City, and the Upper West Side particularly, has no shortage of specialty grocery stores.  From Citarella to Fairway, Manhattanites have some of the world’s most delectable options right at their doorstep.  But, as an almost decade long Upper West Side resident and a lifelong New Yorker, it is my humble opinion that nothing … Continue Reading

Deal of the Day: Zara

Winter sales are in full swing and Zara is definitely winning at the discount game!  Dresses, blouses, skirts, shoes and more have been reduced to prices as low as $12.99.  If that’s not a steal, I don’t know what is. Nothing invigorates me more than a great deal.  If you’re like me, head over to Zara … Continue Reading

Oscar, Can You Hear Me?

The winter holidays are long gone, and my half birthday has just passed.  Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, but my husband and I don’t exactly celebrate cupid’s arrow with lavish gifts.  So, unless I want to wait until July (my birthday month, and yes, I celebrate the entire month), I might have to … Continue Reading

From Snow to Sun

  As the remnants of Superstorm Jonas melt away, I can’t help but think of the sunny days to come.  Yes, I know it’s only January, but optimism (and of course a sun-filled vacation) can get anyone through the frozen and frigid winter that New Yorkers have grown to embrace… or at least tolerate. Every winter, I try … Continue Reading

Deal of the Day: Zac Posen

Nothing quite gives me an extraordinary rush of adrenaline like a good deal.  Today’s Deal of the Day comes to you from Zac Posen and Saks Fifth Avenue’s clearinghouse, Saks OFF Fifth. The Details: Bag: Zac Zac Posen Daphne Carryall Shoulder Bag Original Retail Price: $595.00 Discount Price (Coupons Included): $149.00

April Showers: Bring It, Rain!

April showers bring May flowers… Yeah, yeah, we know. April has been generously sunny thus far, but the storms they are a brewin!  Although we may want to, life doesn’t always allow us the opportunity to stay curled up at home all day with a movie, sweatpants, and the yummiest of throw blankets imaginable.  So, in order … Continue Reading

The Chic Mahout

After a wonderful and lengthy honeymoon in Thailand, The Eden Edition is ready to face reality and get back to the grindstone.  One of the greatest experiences we had while in the land of smiles was our interaction with the Thai national animal: the elephant. While staying at the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & … Continue Reading

In Memoriam: Loehmann’s

I could feel the hot tears spilling down my face as I sat in the passenger seat beside my mother in the parking lot of my ballet school.   I don’t remember if I was having a bad day, or if I was just a hormonal, confused teenager (I couldn’t have been more than 13 … Continue Reading

Flying in Style

Exactly one month ago I married my best friend, and in less than one month from today, my new husband and I will be jetting off to Thailand for our honeymoon!  Traveling is one of my truest passions, but getting from point A to point B is not always a timely or comfortable process.  In … Continue Reading

9 Staples for Skiing In Style

It’s been a chilly winter so far, but that shouldn’t stop any of us from enjoying the season and all it has to offer.  Avoiding cabin fever is at the top of my to-do list this January.  How, you may ask?   By planning a ski trip!  While I look forward to speeding down the … Continue Reading