the more you know the less you need

the more you know the less you need

Month: July 2018

You Can Make It Yourself: Scones

You Can Make It Yourself: Scones

It’s been waaaay to hot to bake bread. But that didn’t deter me— we live in a well-shaded house beside the ocean. But one cannot live on bread alone. There are scones. Typically, these baked goods are made with either butter OR cream, but this recipe […]

Summer Bags

Summer Bags

Summer fashion is all about ease and staying cool. So you want a bag that’s fun, not crazy expensive, and will carry you through from day to evening with casual style. So leave your serious, expensive designer handbags in the closet, because the trend this […]

Flight of Fashion

Flight of Fashion

Travel attire is usually a trade-off between comfort and style. US First Lady, Melania Trump (48), showed her sartorial finesse as she jetted off with the President on Marine One for a week-long trip to Europe. She wore a belted A-line skirt by Paris-based designer, Martin Grant,  […]

Reckoning

Reckoning

Kelly Holland, 56, is the CEO and majority shareholder of Penthouse Global Media, the adult entertainment brand founded in 1965 by Bob Guccione. She acquired the Chatsworth-based company in 2016, after a lengthy history of financial difficulty for the brand which includes its iconic magazine. Holland is a smart, interesting, […]

Xtension +

Xtension +

Mascara is one of the most frequently purchased beauty products because it has the shortest shelf life: it should be replaced every 2-4 months. So even though you probably didn’t use up every last pigment in the tube—and even if you loved it, and even […]

Chanel Ambassador

Chanel Ambassador

Women-of-a-certain-age rejoice! Penelope Cruz, 44, has been appointed as the new face of Chanel. Oscar-winning actress Penélope Cruz has been chosen by Karl Lagerfeld to become the new CHANEL ambassador and attended the Chanel Haute Couture show earlier today in Paris. She will also be the face […]