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Style on a Budget

Style on a Budget

October 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

With the advancements in technology and the natural desire to get a good deal, the ways to get designer styles for less are numerous. I’ll share some of my favorite ways to shop for higher end items, with my maxim being quality over quantity. I would much rather purchase a few good items that will […]

Westlake Fish House

Westlake Fish House

September 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  Overlooking beautiful Lake Montauk, just west of Star Island, the Westlake Fish House is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Comfortable, casual, and family-friendly, both locals and boaters come here to relax and enjoy a good meal. The restaurant offers indoor and outdoor seating and a great dockside bar. […]

Summer Clothes That Work in Fall

Summer Clothes That Work in Fall

September 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Transitioning your wardrobe from the sweltering days of summer to the balmy portion of autumn can be a bit tricky. The days grow shorter, but the temperature may quickly climb before plunging. Fall is so fickle that your wardrobe needs to be fierce, fabulous, and flexible so you’ll look great whether the temperature ebbs or […]

Spring Fashion Trends

Spring Fashion Trends

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  The time for spring-cleaning is here, so make room for your new fabulous finds from spring’s biggest trends. Fashion designers have placed great emphasis on every facet of color, texture, pattern and shine — the four foundations to any good wardrobe. Like many things in life, fashion is cyclical; what was once old becomes […]

Smuggler Jack’s

Smuggler Jack’s

November 17, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

  Overlooking Long Island’s south shore, Smuggler Jack’s is a treasure trove of culinary delights. The restaurant has 14 boat slips located just steps from an outdoor patio, which is heated for those who love al fresco dining, no matter the outside temperature. Seated on the patio, enjoying the ambiance, and drinking in the view, […]

Melt-Proof Makeup

Melt-Proof Makeup

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Heat and humidity are two culprits that wreak havoc on our faces in summer. Though we change our wardrobe with the seasons, we rarely think about changing our makeup routine as well. Yet it doesn’t take much to change glamorous into gruesome — the dog days of summer can make us look like raccoons! To […]

Shopping for Swimsuits

Shopping for Swimsuits

June 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. As our thoughts these days are often on boats, boardwalks, and beaches, it’s natural to think about bathing suits as well. While sunshine and surf go hand in hand with swimsuits for many, others clench their fists at the mere mention of buying a new bathing suit (frankly, shopping for swimsuits doesn’t rank too […]

Custom Café & Deli

Custom Café & Deli

May 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

    The Custom Café & Deli, open since 2011, calls a 100-year-old building home. Looking over the far corner of Port Jefferson Harbor, it offers a comfortable, casual environment to grab a bite to eat — it’s a great combination of deli and café. There is only one menu for the Custom Café, so […]

Spring Cleaning Pays

Spring Cleaning Pays

April 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

While most truly welcome the season of spring, many of us try to avoid the task of spring cleaning. But what if slimming down our closets could fatten our wallets? As seasons change, we want out with the old and in with the new. Instead of throwing out your unwanted clothes, you can sell them. […]

Fresh Takes on Old Looks

Fresh Takes on Old Looks

March 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

What I love about fashion is that if you wait long enough, things will eventually come back into style. It is cyclical and linear at the same time — old trends become new again, but with modern perspective and fabrics. From fringe to floral, the 1970s are back in a big way, baby. The trends […]

Date Night Fashion

Date Night Fashion

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Whether on a first date or heading out with your sweetie for the hundredth time, figuring out what to wear can be the hardest part of the evening. In the past, seeking the perfect look may have involved changing into nearly every outfit in the closet, but I have picked out a few essential date […]