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Sleeping like a dream with Cariloha (and a giveaway!)

Settling into a new home is never a quick process. I’ve been in my new apartment now for four months and am just starting to feel at home. I finally have my coffee shop, my morning routine in the park and I’ve decorated. The last piece that I needed to truly feel at home was my bedding. I donated almost everything when I moved in December and have spent the past few months sleeping in ...

48 Hours in Hollywood

In what I refer to as my former life in corporate America I traveled out to LA more times a year than I care to remember. So often that I should have just had corporate housing out there! I never got a chance to relax, take that hike, spend time on the beach but I did get to experience the nightmare that is LA traffic! Nowadays my trips out to the west coast are more ...

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Helping Make My Eyes Look Brighter

*I am working with Bausch + Lomb in 2018* Planes, trains and automobiles should be my life slogan. I am constantly going (as are most of us!) whether it is on a train commuting from Brooklyn into Manhattan for meetings then cabbing to a workout or on a plane off to see a spectacular new destination--my life is non-stop. I wouldn’t change anything about that, but as I’ve discussed openly, my body takes a beating from ...

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What to Pack for 5 Days in the British Virgin Islands?

When your itinerary looks something like this to get to the British Virgin Islands -à JetBlue -> Cape Air (5 seater plane!) -> walk for 5 minutes or take a taxi for 2 minutes -> ferry -> Scrub Island!! One realizes quickly that only a carry on (packing with my Andiamo suitcase) with the essentials will be allowed. Don’t believe me? On said puddle jumper they not only weigh your luggage but you as well! And ...

What to Wear: Beachside Wedding

I’m bringing back my “what to wear” wedding guest series again (see here, here and here for last year’s!) this year as I not only have my fair share of upcoming nuptials for dear friends but have a sneaky feeling that you all do as well. With summer wedding season upon us, the age old question of what to wear inevitably arises, especially when it comes to a destination one with multiple activities. Unless the invitation explicitly says ...

Bachelorette Party Weekend Packing Guide

[video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="http://on-the-10.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Girls-Weekend-No-Fumbling-Clip.mp4"] Once you've hit more than say 10 bachelorette parties you are a certified expert on not only putting a great weekend together for one of your closest gals but efficiently packing for the festivities as well. As I always do on trips whether they are long or short I make sure to plan out each outfit prior in order to NOT overpack. The last thing you need in a hotel room with ...