| May 18, 2010
Forgetting to read the fine print. Not packing a change of clothes. Confusing a.m. and p.m.
In a previous column, I asked you to tell me about your worst travel mistakes. Did you ever!
And if I could generalize about the types of screw-ups most common...
| Jun 4, 2010
Cozumel, the island that the Mayans considered their Eden from where they believed they came to populate the continent, like bees from a hive, is located near Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula. It's tiny, approximately 10 miles wide and 30 miles long-but like...
| Jul 18, 2010
While Oak Street flounders with record vacancies in the wake of the global luxury recession, adjacent Rush Street is coming into its own as a shopping strip for the rich and fabulous.
Leading the charge is a striking new Hermes flagship at Oak and Rush...
| Jun 10, 2010
GLENDALE — Kendra Owen was shopping at the Glendale Galleria on Wednesday when Alana Gregos, the assistant manager of the LUSH cosmetics store, briefed her on North America's dependence on fossil fuel.
Gregos was one of the more than half-dozen...
| Jul 18, 2010
The days when taking home a souvenir from your favorite hotel meant a bad logo T-shirt or golf visor are long gone.
How about a Rebecca Minkoff bag? The W Hotel's stores have one in an exclusive shade of turquoise. A pair of Band of Outsiders pajamas?...
| Jun 29, 2010
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CARLS OLD TIME BARBER SHOP
169 Weston Rd., Weston
Expert barber service
Man and boys haircuts
Hot towel shaves
12361 Hagan Ranch Rd., Suite 502, Boynton Beach
Complete beauty packages for the Bat
| Mar 25, 2011
Of course we all want to look fantastic. For most of us, that takes some serious effort — and an alarming number of beauty products.
But what if you could have only one of those items? Uno. A single, measly beautifier to make you look good, or at...
| Jul 6, 2010
From Ocala to Tallahassee, North Florida has a great variety of retail offerings. Small historic downtowns, great shopping malls and more are found along Interstates 75 and 10 in these old Florida towns.
Governor's Square Mall It's time to make a trip to...
| Jul 11, 2010
Don't want to stumble through the sand on laser-cut platforms at a Malibu beach party? Rubber flip-flops too casual? Tkees, a collection of dressy leather sandals, are a beachy choice with an interesting slogan: Cosmetics for your feet.
| Jul 21, 2010
U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., introduced legislation Tuesday that would toughen safety standards for cosmetics, including requiring regular government testing of products for hazardous ingredients.
The call for testing of cosmetics — from...
| Jul 25, 2010
Are there multiple shampoos in your shower caddy? Old face creams gathering dust in your cabinet? Have you been accused of having a bathroom that looks like a Sephora store?
Most important, does any of this make you a "cosmoholic"? Yes, there is such a...