Archive | February, 2010

Home Sweet Home: No. 1

17 Feb

Cool & Classic this arrangement came together after a couple years of collecting and hinged on finding the right apartment/space to really let these pieces shine! Here’s the back story: Continue reading

A Bump in the Road

6 Feb

Finally, getting back into the swing of things with Bernard Delgado at Flute, an original speakeasy, in Manhattan's Upper West Side.

Having been a track athlete, I am used to being able to hurdle over the challenges life throws my way. But this time, I faced a hurdle that despite my will power, the greater powers at hand set my course in a very unexpected direction.

For the month of November, I was hospitalized after two subdural acute hematomas were discovered in my brain.

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Fashionable for Hilary Swank

5 Feb

Media SepiaThe Meeting & Interviewing Hilary Swank Outfit … As promised so long ago, here are the details to this amazing encounter which happened in October 2009. (And as to why the gross delay? Well, more to come on that shortly, but it is no less than a tale of life’s unpredictable challenges!)

Every girl has this challenge at least once in a while — an event where you have to dress to impress, but where there’s a tenuous line between being overdressed and too casually trendy. This was my such moment. Seriously, how do you dress to meet a two-time Academy Award-winning actress?
Knowing that I was going to be among a fray of journalist scrambling to get my questions answered and that rapport had to built in a nano-second, the pressure was definitely on! Continue reading