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Wow Them With A Sweeter, Healthier, More Flavorful Pie This Year

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Elise Edwards

Love it or hate it pumpkin pie is the classic Thanksgiving dessert. The very thought of its velvety texture melding with a dollop of cream conjures up memories of sitting at the holiday table surrounded by family and friends. Although easy to... Read More

A Brief Look at the History of Golf

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Anderson Lele

There is much debate about the origins of golf and where it evolved from. The most widely accepted truth is that the modern game of golf evolved in Scotland during the Middle Ages and did not become popular in other parts of the world until the... Read More

Watches of Switzerland Unveils Three Great News for Luxury Watch Lovers

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Pieree Preston

Every wristwatches will give you accurate timing, but a few timepieces distinguish themselves from the others for their craftsmanship and beauty. These luxury watches with their artistry quality outlasts fashio... Read More

Seasons 52 Chestnut Hill Opens November 14

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Seasons 52, the fresh grill restaurant featuring seasonal menus and weekly specialty menus, has just opened in Chestnut Hill. Each healthful dish here isprepared in appropriate portion sizes with no item on the menu weighing in at more than 475... Read More

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Boston Introduces Relaxing Holiday Frankincense Massage Ritual

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

The holidays are officially upon us so there is no better time than now to prepare for them than with a few hours of downtime on your own. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Boston has thought of just that and has introduced a special treatment to g... Read More

NEBO Relocates from the North End to Atlantic Wharf

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

You know them from the North End but Boston’s famous sisters, Carla and Christine Pallotta, have now made their way over to Atlantic Wharf taking with them their famed restaurant, NEBO. The brand new massive space with soaring brick ceili... Read More

5 Must Have Items For Your Holiday Travel Bag

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Kimberly Fisher Boone

Heading somewhere on a much needed holiday vacation getaway orlast-minute business trip? Make travel so much easier with these state-of-the-art products. Zip by that long security line in a flash!   La... Read More

6 of the Most Luxurious Places in the World to Relocate

Nov 26, 2013  |   Contributor: Angela Freeman

At some point in our lives we all dream of vacationing and getting away from it all to an exciting, luxurious place. But packing up and boldly moving to one is a whole new fantasy altogether. Here are some of the most luxurious places in the ... Read More

Luxurious Casino Features To Die For

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Amanda Smith

When you think of casino, it’s almost always instant to think of it as synonymous to class, luxury, sophistication, and oh, significantly expensive! But there’s a reason why casinos still remain as one of the most... Read More

Unique Short Adventure Breaks

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Laura Hardy

The end of 2013 is fast approaching and this could mean that you don’t have much holiday allowance left. Well, we are going to list a few places that will make those few days you have left the best holiday you have had all year. Mi... Read More

Luxury Wedding Locations in Vegas

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Melissa Page

Las Vegas is a city that is built upon the idea of luxury, elegance and excess. This city is a prime destination for the grandest and most elegant of weddings because of the various breathtaking venues that can be the setting o... Read More

Wagamama Opens Fourth Massachusetts Restaurant in Lynnfield

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

If you haven’t yet been to Wagamama, the funky Japanese-inspired pan Asian noodle bar that comes to the US by way of the UK, you are in for a special treat. They recently opened their fourth location here in Massachusetts (in Lynnfie ... Read More

L'Espalier Hosts $750 Super Luxe Dinner on December 12

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

To kick off the holidays in style, L’Espalier is hosting a super luxeDomaine de la Romanée-Conti Winedinner in Boston on December 12. Thefive-course guided wine dinner, which is $750 per person, will be hosted by sommelier Lauren C... Read More

Five of the Best New Luxury Hotspots in Toronto

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Jason Smith

All over Toronto, luxury hotspots are springing up. The city repeatedly demonstrates how to provide prime living space and amenities, at affordable prices. Here is our pick of Toronto's finest new restaurants, hotels and... Read More

Nordstrom Cafe Delivers Hearty Yet Affordable Dishes

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

We love finding a great restaurant tucked away in an unusual spot. That’s just what happened when we discovered the hidden gem, Café Bistro, located inside the Nordstrom retail store. Those in the know head to the upper level of th... Read More

Louis Lombardi Talks Sopranos, Family Time and Italian Food

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

From playing the roles of FBI Agent Skip Lipari on HBO’s “The Sopranos” and Edgar Stiles on “24” to creating his own line of Italian foods, Louis Lombardi seems to have done it all. Staying true to his Italian heritag... Read More

Hollywood Voice-Over Overcomes Challenge of Macular Degeneration

Nov 21, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

You may not recognize Pete Gustin walking down the street but you certainly know his voice. He’s the man with the incredible voice that TVs and radios have come to love over the years. His ... Read More

Illusionist Ivan Amodei Promises More Than Your Average Magic Show

Nov 20, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

World-renowned Illusionist Ivan Amodei will be visiting Boston for just two nights to perform the 90-minute “Intimate Illusions” show at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers from November 29-30.... Read More


Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Alicia Butterfield

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Beautiful Trends in Kitchen Renovation

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: David Faltz

Sleek lines. High-performance capabilities. Eye-catching, aerodynamic design…The specs for the latest luxury car?  No, just a checklist of the recent trends in kitchen appliances and furnishings. From state-of-the-art sinks... Read More

Turning Your Garden into a Luxurious Space

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Damian Cliff

After a long and hectic day at work, the ideal scenario is to go home and really relax and unwind. If you have a garden, then after being sat in an office all day it can be the one place you want to be to take in the fresh air and look at the star... Read More

Trend for People to Use Different Types of Wall Coverings for Housing

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Goldie Regalado

Compare to past time today both residential and corporate places have changed their show off with current trend. If we think about some years back then it was time of using walls for just basic reason of supporting buildings’ roofs as we... Read More

The Haute Girl On A Budget : Meal Planning

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Lorane Rhoden

The Haute Girl On A Budget : Meal Planning   Hi Guys! Happy Monday. If you are one of my U.S readers who served your country Happy Veterans Day !!! Last Week we spoke ab... Read More

Ellenborough Park Welcomes Local and Organic ila Products

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Gabriele Sappok-Klink

Ellenborough Park has announced a new partnership with skincare company ila, an organic and sustainable product developed in barns overlooking the rolling Cotswolds hills. Blended locally in the Cotswolds, yet sourced from around the world, every... Read More

Luxe Home Ideas: Features of a Contemporary Fireplace

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Melissa Page

Historically, fireplaces were architectural structures of the house used for practical purposes: heating, cooking and heating water for laundry. In the following years, fireplaces were used to heat the home or to add beauty to... Read More

Gold chains for men

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: shacks

Girls can be very hesitant when it comes to buying gold chains for their boyfriends or their husbands. But let me tell you a gold chain is one of the best gifts that you can give your man. These days more and more are willing to wearluxe c... Read More

ibattz's Mojo Refuel Removable Battery Case Provides Continuous Power

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Admit it. You talk too much. The proof is in your cell phone bill.   While we can’t help you get on a better calling plan, we can suggest you get a better longer life. As in battery life.   Me... Read More

Dirty Water Dough Co. Opens on Boston's Tony Newbury Street

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

There are pizza parlors and then there are upscale pizza shops that offer creatively topped pies located on Boston’s tony Ne... Read More

W├╝rkin Stiffs Cufflinks Add Style and Flair to Any Wardrobe

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Working stiffs can now rejoice! Now there is a reason to look forward to that early Monday morning meeting.   The folks at Würkin Stiffs have designed a fun line of stylish cufflinks that will put a smile on your fac... Read More

Holiday Gift Guide for Kids

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

It’s almost that time of year so here are our early picks for some fun holiday gifts for kids:   Little ones will love the video “The Tails of Abbygail”... Read More

Tree Classics Christmas Trees Will Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

It’s almost that time of year to start thinking about the holidays, which will soon be fast approaching. With just four weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, you’re going to want to start the holiday celebrations as ea... Read More

How To Distinguish A Fake From An Authentic Branded Purse

Nov 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Martine hotz

Ever been to an Asian market and heard someone say, "SAME, SAME BUT DIFFERENT"? When it comes to counterfeit or fake branded purses for women compared to authentic leather handbags, the saying should be "fake, fake and VERY... Read More

Get Your Hair in the Best Condition

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

With the cold weather comes the struggle to keep hair hydrated and static-free. Here are some of our favorite products that will keep your tresses looking their best:... Read More

Vintage Furniture: Comfort, Class, and Affordability

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Angie Cole

Furniture plays a vital role not only in setting the comfort level of your home, but also in giving it the style and class that shows off your personality. Lines, texture, wood, and fabric—all of these contribute... Read More

Classy Features Of A Luxury Apartment

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Amanda Smith

Oh, the thrills and frills of living beyond comfort! Whether it’s a breathtaking view of the whole city, an over-the-top master’s bedroom, or a marble-tiled patio, there’s always these distinct details that m... Read More

Paul Edmonds Manicure: Champagne, chocolates and senses galore...

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Jessica Bibi Cooper

Paul Edmonds ‘Winter Paradise’ manicure and pedicure treatment What does a woman love more: Pampering? ...Or chocolate? It’s a tough decision for anyone to make but at the Paul Edmonds salon, y... Read More

Whisky - So Seductive, So Complex, So Fyne Yet So Simple

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: William White

There is something about whisky that is so seductive, it is the talking point of dinner parties all across the world, yet it is produced with such simple ingredients!... Read More

5 of the Most Beautiful Yet Sustainable Homes

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Randy Vulture

In the last few centuries, mansions and other large estate homes were the epitome of waste. They need a large amount of energy to run, from electricity and water to hired help. Now large homes are becoming more ecologically friendly. There are man... Read More

Soaking in Style: 7 Luxurious Bathtubs to Add to Your Bathroom

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: Lionel Bryant

Nothing beats filling a bathtub with hot water, lighting some candles, and soaking away until your mind and body are completely relaxed – a glass of wine doesn’t hurt, either. If you’re in the market for a luxurious bathtub, cons... Read More

Petunia Pickle Bottom Showcased Their Collection At Secret Room Events Celebrity Baby and Kids Lounge

Nov 13, 2013  |   Contributor: laurel graham

Petunia Pickle Bottom was invited to be part of Secret Room Events Celebrity Baby and Kids Lounge surrounding the Emmy Awards excitement September 14th. Petunia Pickle Bottoms creative and original fashionable diaper bags caught the eye of Am... Read More

Best Wedding Day Makeup Tips

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Olivia James

Last night I was thinking about wedding day makeup tips and the following awesome tips came into my mind. I hope you w... Read More

'Pavarotti: A Voice for the Ages' Celebrates the Maestro's 50th Career Anniversary

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Like Enrico Caruso before him, Luciano Pavarotti extended his presence far beyond the limits of Italian opera. Quickly establishing his rich sound as the great male operatic voice of the 20th century, he expanded his reach to stadium concerts and... Read More

Diamonds: Do They Really Offer Top Investment Returns?

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Joel Cordle

Investment has become one of the biggest dilemmas of anyone today. With the increasingly unstable status of the economy today, it’s very hard to find a good investment that offers the most amount of returns as time passes.  ... Read More

Dancing Your 20s Away: Top 8 Dance Clubs in Miami

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Angela Freeman

Miami is known for its beautiful beaches that stretch across South Florida’s coastline, attracting some of the world’s most adventurous 20-somethings for fun in the sun. After sitting in the white sand and soaking up the rays, many of... Read More

Pamper your feet with Stylish Ladies Boots, High Heels, Sandals and Platform Pumps

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Lukman Arees

Shoes and boots play a major role to give appealing look to a woman’s personality. In fact, people of modern times not only need to choose their fashionable garments, but also need to choose the footwear, which would match perfectly with th... Read More

Holland America Line Hawaii Cruise: My Top 5 Lists for the Best of the Hawaiian Islands

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: deborah wheeler

I recently took a Holland America Line Hawaii cruise from San Diego and discovered the best of the Hawaiian Islands. I have compiled the best the islands have to offer visitors and my recommendations for great port days on the cruise. HAL offers a... Read More

RibbedTee Prepares to Celebrate American Made Matters Day on 11/19

Nov 12, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

RibbedTee will be participating in the first ever American Made Matters Day on November 19th, a day dedicated to educating consumers on the importance of buying made-in-USA products.   As such, RibbedTee will b... Read More

5 Unusual and Luxurious Wedding Venues

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Michael Palmer

With heaps of programmes on TV these days about getting married, and the sheer number of other people’s weddings we’re all getting invited to, it’s getting increasingly difficult to make your big day stand out from all the othe... Read More

Hayari Paris Auctioned an Exquisite red Dress, and Donated the Proceeds to the American Heart Society!

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Afoma Eguh Okafor

There is no kind of work in life that can compare with the hardwork put in Hayari Atelier in Paris. The high esteem that goes with this fashion house demands that utmost attention be given to the client's needs inorder to have excellent c... Read More

Hayari Parfums Are Now sold at Henri Bendel Store in New York, United States!

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Afoma Eguh Okafor

Couple of years ago, Hayari Paris established an outstanding Fashion hou... Read More

A Modern Day Princess in Hayari Couture Room!

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Afoma Eguh Okafor

One of the best places l want to be in the World, "Hayari's Sho... Read More

Hayari Paris in A Vogue Night Out in Paris!

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Afoma Eguh Okafor

A fairy tale like no other, Hayari Perfume Paris evoked a royal applause as the m... Read More

Hayari Paris During the Chelsea Film Festival 2013, in New York!

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Afoma Eguh Okafor

Nabil Hayari and Elizabeth Kemp.  Photo credit: Marisol Oberzauchner of M... Read More

Vaiani & Clarke Salon Redefines Beautiful

Nov 11, 2013  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

It’s time to get in style. Gone are the summer days of hombre hairstyles and in is the new look of human hair extensions known as HALO ... Read More

Stellar Vibe and Victuals at Vintana Restaurant

Nov 8, 2013  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

The Cohn Restaurant Group has done it again. The award-winning company, which now owns and operates 16 restaurants within the San Diego area and Maui, has hit a home run with one of its newer North County venues:... Read More

Stephen Sondheim's Company with the New York Philharmonic for the PBS Arts Fall Festival

Nov 7, 2013  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

The first great Fall television special arrives this week, and as a stellar bonus, it's another gem in PBS' 40th anniversary celebration of "Great Performances."... Read More

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