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Book Review: Cake A Love Story by J. Bengtsson

The bible verse “Love is always patient and kind” (1 Corinthians 13:4) was the first thing that came to mind when I finished reading “Cake: A Love Story.” Don’t get me wrong, the book is a romance first and foremost. And there was no mention of religion at …

Say goodbye to winter blues with vitamin D-rich foods

Winter got you down? Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is estimated to affect 10 million Americans, according to Psychology Today. Another 10 percent to 20 percent may have mild SAD. Even if you don’t have diagnosed SAD, it’s not uncommon to have bouts of the winter blues. There are …

Sneak Peek: Blockers Movie

When three parents discover their daughters’ pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal. Leslie Mann (The Other Woman, This Is 40), Ike Barinholtz (Neighbors, Suicide Squad) and John Cena (Trainwreck, Sisters) star in Blockers, …

Sneak Peek: Pitch Perfect 3

Now graduated from college and out in the real world where it takes more than a cappella to get by, the Bellas return in Pitch Perfect 3, the next chapter in the beloved series that has taken in more than $400 million at the global box office. After …

Boomers: 10 reasons to go nuts

For the roughly 75 million Americans who make up the baby boom generation, a healthy diet and lifestyle are the best weapons against age-related diseases. “It’s vital at any age to adopt good habits to live a strong, fit and healthy life,” says Dr. Mike Roussell, a nationally …

Book Review: A Hummingbird Christmas by Karen Foley

Love comes from the most unexpected places and in “A Hummingbird Christmas ,” author Karen Foley gave her readers just that plus a heart-tugging Christmas miracle. Visiting her in-laws for Christmas, Joy Holliday finally met Cole Tanner, her late husband’s best friend. She knew him from the stories …

Lacoste Spring 2018: Key Looks

Sportive and brightly colored, the Lacoste Spring 2018 collection is optimistic and cheerful. A positive outlook as we enter the 18th year of the new millennia which had been wrought with sorrow and problems ever since 2001 when the world as we knew it irrevocably changed. Photos courtesy …

Looking Back: Swarovski at Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows

  The Swarovski Look is part of an exceptional creative partnership between Victoria’s Secret and the crystal maison. Previous highlights have been the Fairytale look worn by Lily Donaldson in 2014, LED wings in the Fireworks look worn by Angel Martha Hunt in 2015, and the look from …

Book Review: Texas Bride by Leigh Greenwood

Reading a historical romance in the middle of Christmas rush was hard in terms of finding time and place to sit down and truly enjoy it. Yet, Texas Bride (Night Riders) kept me interested to the point that I was reading it on my phone while in line …