Written Conversation: Tara Nader, Longeva Skincare

Tara Nader, of Longeva Skincare, is lovely, engaging and a true joy to be around. Her story is incredible and this has been one of my favorite interviews and responses to date. Tara is open and unfiltered, real and genuine, and most of all, she's "just herself."  She owns it. Today, Tara shares tips on how to manage work/live balance and the number one reason why she launched Longeva Skincare.

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Making Life Beautiful : Follain : a Thoughtfully Curated Boutique

Last night, Union Market, in NE Washington, DC, played host to beauty and style experts in the DC area, when Follain, a New England-based healthy beauty store announced that it will return to Union Market as a permanent vendor. The space will feature a thoughtfully curated portfolio of skincare, hair care and cosmetic products from over 30 U.S. brands. Follain will join the ranks of Union Market’s existing 40 artisans as the market’s only beauty retailer.

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The One Minute Rule

This weekend was packed -- a busy weekend with lots of driving, lots of eating and not a lot of sleep. So, Sunday was spent picking up and putting away, but also listening to Pod Casts, which have become something I've gotten into the past couple months.  I tune in when cleaning or commuting on the metro -- personally, I feel like it's kind of like multitasking with a dash of maximizing my time.  This tip has been very helpful (too bad I didn't listen before Sunday!)

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Acquiring Tastes

It’s funny to think back on what my taste buds were like a mere few years ago. Things I once turned my nose up at are now on my long list of favorites. But my recent attitude about life has simply been to at least try everything once. If I don’t like it, then I never have to have it again. If I love it (so has been the case as of recent) then I can add a new staple or treat to my arsenal.  Today, I share two of my favorites (Briana Berg)

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Kids Korner :: Stop + Smell the Roses, Lady!

The weekend started out like every other, but after an epiphany, it ended mush differently.  Our weekends are typically scheduled out with play dates, sports, birthday parties and errands, I decided to try something a little different this weekend and I was thrilled with the results. Why sometimes it's beneficial, for everyone, to just stop and smell the roses.

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