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Life A La Mode: On the Passing of My Mom

Life A La Mode: On the Passing of My Mom

They say that March goes in like a lion and out like a lamb. I’m in the thick of the lion’s roar right now, fresh from losing my mother to a rare and aggressive colon cancer that swiftly and unapologetically took over her body. After her official diagnosis on Christmas Eve, my beautiful, feisty, smart … Continue reading

{Guest Post} Where to Dine with Your Valentine in NYC

{Guest Post} Where to Dine with Your Valentine in NYC

Before becoming a mom, NYC blogger Lainie Gutterman was a founding partner of a boutique Public Relations firm.  Those who know her describe her as “a natural born publicist who is constantly spreading the word about new products, activities and events.”  In this special guest post – just in time for Valentine’s Day! – this … Continue reading

Fashion Friday: How to Wear Radiant Orchid

Fashion Friday: How to Wear Radiant Orchid

I’ve been obsessed with the color, Radiant Orchid, long before it was heralded as PANTONE’S Color of the Year for 2014. Ok, so maybe not Radiant Orchid, proper — but colors like it. I’ve historically gravitated toward deep fuchsias, pinky purples and ravishing raspberries in sweaters, blazers and dresses and I think that this color … Continue reading