Bringing the Beauty in Washington, DC: Beauty’s Night Out


DC continues to have great events and Beauty’s Night Out is no exception.  This Wednesday, April 20 is the 5th Annual Beauty’s Night Out and tickets are still available. It’s an evening of mini-spa treatments, skin care consultations and much more.  With each advanced ticket purchased a glorious beauty bag filled new and exciting beauty […]

Pretty Philanthropy: Coupon Mountain Toys for Tots Drive on Facebook

It's the last day of the year, but that doesn't mean we can't open our hearts to help others.  This is one of the easist ways to help.  CouponMountain has pledged to give up to $50,000. But we need some help.  The amount of money Toys for Tots gets will be determined by the number […]

Glamour Women of the Year Awards + L’Oreal Paris = Limited Edition Nail Color

Glamour and L’Oreal Paris have partnered together to create a limited-edition nail color in honor of Glamour's Women of the Year Awards milestone 20th Anniversary.  For every bottle sold $3.00 will go to support the philanthropic work of the winner of our Glamour Women of the Year Fund initiative.  This year the initiative supports the […]

The Tory Burch Foundation Celebrates National Business Womens Week

UPDATE: I've extended the contest until Monday, October 25. I have a girl crush on Tory Burc.  It started with her ballet flats and then became a full-on obsession.   She is a travel junkie and many of her designs are inspired by her travels.  This week the fab Ms. Burch is celebrating National Business Women's […]

Ralph Lauren Pink Pony 100 Bloggers Unite

The pony symbol is ubiquitous to Ralph Lauren, but the Pink Pony is the emblem for Ralph Lauren's fight against cancer year round.  I am grateful to be asked to participate in the Ralph Lauren 100 Bloggers Unite Against Cancer Campaign and to proudly wear the Pink Pony emblem.  My family has felt the effects […]

Pretty Philanthropy: “The Power of the Purse” Benefit for My Sister’s Place

My Sister's Place is "the largest and oldest non-profit agency exclusively serving battered women and their children in the District of Columbia."  My yoga studio has worked with them before and now one of my friend's is helping with a charitable and fashionable event here in DC.  The Power of the Purse will benefit the […]

Pretty Philanthropy for Haiti

We all know that Haiti experienced severe devastation  yesterday.  As a traveler, I feel it's my duty to direct my readers to show support to people in need.  There's so many ways to donate.  I have listed a few and please do something.  We are blessed to be a blessing and these people need our […]

Shop-O-Nomics Event – March 14, 2009 (Silver Spring, MD)

If you live anywhere near the D/M/V then head out to Shop-O-Nomicsclearance shopping event which is to help bring awareness to Success in Style, a non-profit organization that provides free business attire to low-income women who are seeking employment.  I enjoy events like this because it supports great organizations and I get to stimulate the […]

Jo Malone Red Roses Cologne and Bath Oil – Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Jo Malone with donate $15,000 to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation in connection with the North American sales of Red Roses Cologne and Bath Oil.

Bobbi Brown Pink Ribbon Collection – Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Bobbi has created his limited edition set for BCA month.  The colors include Pink Quartz Glitter Lip Gloss and Tulle Lip Color for the Pink Ribbon Collection.