Category Archives: elsewhere

Beauty Counter Adventures: Dewey Yet Full Coverage Foundation

For this week’s makeup counter cram session I had a mission in mind. I wanted (nay, NEEDED) to learn how to achieve that dewey complexion that J.Lo and J.Law have perfected so effortlessly while I often look like my grandmother … Continue reading

Pro Tips: Makeup Adventures At The Mall

Bright eyes for spring are everywhere, but I would be way too scared to try something like that on my own. That’s why yesterday afternoon I wandered in to Sephora and asked for a technicolor makeover — which quickly turned … Continue reading

It’s Not Crazy to Question Vaccines, but Here’s Why I Choose To Vaccinate, and I Think You Should Too.

Me (center) advocating on Capitol Hill for Shot@Life, flanked by Legislative Aide to Senator Feinstein Megan Thompson (left), and author of The Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism Shannon Des Roches Rosa (right). [I haven’t had a chance to tell you … Continue reading

Color Psych ‘Em Out: How Your Nail Polish Can Help You Win Friends And Influence People

There is nothing that puts me in as good of a mood as this particular color of nail polish from OPI (My Paprika Is Hotter Than Yours is it’s official name, and you can buy it for $6.25 HERE). Okay sure, Dee … Continue reading

Get Your Zen On With Grown-Up Coloring Books

It’s a sad day here in the San Fernando Valley — our local Sanrio store is going out of business. Gone are the days of Kerokerokeroppi and 20 color pens within walking distance, and so when Delilah and I discovered the news … Continue reading