People who know me know I’m crazy for organization. Maybe because (like most of us) I’m so busy and the creative mind gets quite cluttered. I have a need for simplicity. I’m always looking for new ideas and longingly stare at the Container Store… READ MORE
I’m not a fan of diets—I believe in sustainable, everyday healthy eating that’s more of a lifestyle than a fad. But like most women, there are times when I like to feel clean and slim, so I stay on the lookout for good-for-you ways to cut back…. READ MORE
OK, I’ve said this here a lot, but—I love my Dad. He is really such an inspiration to me. After retiring from a successful career as a lawyer, he embarked on a totally new pursuit—writing children’s books. His most recent book, Flights of Marceau, is a retelling of some of the awesome stories that he… READ MORE
I feel my best when I’m strong and healthy, which is why I love working out. I think looking good is really a state of mind, so I love when I find a workout that takes my mental and spiritual state into account. Intensati, started by the phenomenal Patricia Moreno… READ MORE
Last week, I had the huge honor of delivering the commencement speech at FIT. Not only was it a great experience, it also helped me to take a step back and appreciate my own journey. It’s always great to be reminded that passion started my career, and it’s… READ MORE
We never get tired of Jackie O—her style is as classic today as it was when she first became America’s Style Icon. I can read about her and look at her photos over and over, taking little tips for my own wardrobe.
There’s a new book out, New York Jackie, that offers a… READ MORE
I had such a great day at Jefferson School in Maplewood, NJ earlier this month. The 4th grade class invited me to speak at their monthly series (organized by teacher extraordinaire Mrs. Bialer) in which parents and friends are asked to teach the kids… READ MORE
Can we talk about Mindy Kaling?
Mindy is funny, open, real and SO cool. She also acts, writes, directs, and runs her own show—basically, she seems to do whatever she wants with ambition, talent and total fearlessness. I love that she’s a real feminist… READ MORE
Gabi, my amazing stylist, always keeps my wardrobe fresh and season-appropriate. I thought I’d share her picks for my spring basics—I’m sure you’ll want them to become your go-to’s… READ MORE
Over the years, I’ve realized that almost every woman I meet has a story about learning to use makeup through or with her mother. Though my mom didn’t teach me everything I know about makeup, I used to love playing in her makeup drawer and watching her experiment with… READ MORE
“I don’t trust anyone who doesn’t laugh.”
— Maya Angelou
Who could argue with that sentiment? It’s World Laughter Day and I think we should all crack a smile—trust me, it will make you feel better and (an added bonus) instantly… READ MORE
I’m excited to introduce a new series—Let’s Talk—where we sit down with Pretty Powerful women (and men!) to talk shop, fashion and beauty. First up, Pretty Powerful model Morgan Booker talks to us about her first modeling experience, her style and what makes her feel super confident.
Morgan Booker… READ MORE