now open: my sister’s closet, uptown

I have a lot of favorite stores in Minneapolis, but My Sister’s Closet is a favorite. Where else in the Twin Cities can you score a flirty Banana Republic spring dress along side a slate-gray Escada floor length sweater wrap (I have dibs on it, so don’t even try to go and buy it…) and … Continue reading

blog love: beauty bets

Beauty Bets, a blog from Twin Cities based writer and editor Elizabeth Dehn, is the holy grail of beauty product knowledge, reviews and recommendations. I was first introduced to her site in one of my J-school classes at the University of Minnesota last spring and I am excited to see it continuing to grow (and … Continue reading

obsession: benefit’s brow zings.

I am not a beauty product junkie by any means. [Nail polish not included.] There are a few products that I like and will splurge on but it does not happen often. [Nail polish not included.] But now, I must confess, I have found a product that I┬álove and don’t know how I had been … Continue reading

the best of the oscars.

While I missed the live coverage of the red carpet, I still managed to pour over photos and pick out my best dressed women of the night! Here are my favorites: Side note: I have a girl-crush on Carey Mulligan. Side note: I also have girl-crushes on Rachel McAdams and Diane Kruger. I have to … Continue reading