NYC Restaurants: Lo’s Top 13

Can you believe that I’ve been living (and eating) in New York City for almost 3 years now?  Mind blown!  So much has changed,…

Spooky Stuffed Peppers

Another Thursday in October, another spooky Halloween recipe for your culinary pleasure.  This week, I’m making peppers (orange like a pumpkin, of course) stuffed…

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Fall Skincare & Food Tips

With fall comes not only the crisp weather, but a desire to extend that summertime glow into colder weather beauty.  I’ve learned over the…

The Coat and the Sea

As promised, here is the second coat we’re debuting on TheLoDown in our Winter Coat Preview.  Each week I’m showing you one of my…

Staying Hydrated

  Never underestimate the power of water. It not only  keeps your body working properly, but also, it keeps your skin looking beau-ti-ful and blemish free….

Halloween Fashion: Part 2

12 days, people! 12 days! The excitement, at this point, is uncomfortably overbearing. Frankly, the sheer thought of Halloween has the entire Lo Down…

Red, Fall, and Blue

Just because July 4th has come and gone doesn’t mean we all can’t show a bit of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis patriotism in our outfits…

5 Best Lip Colors for Fall

At the Lo Down, we’ve never been ones to follow the rules. No white after labor day? Yeah, right! The same goes for our…

Accessories 101

You wake up. It’s 8:30 a.m. OH MY GOD, IT’S 8:30 A.M. Cue the panic. You’re going to be late. You curse a few…

Sweet and Salty Pretzel Popcorn

Um, hi!  Halloween is literally down the block and around the corner and from here til then all of the recipes I’m sharing will…

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Kylie Jenner Make-Up Tutorial

Not gonna lie – the very young person who is Kylie Jenner is one of my magical unicorns.  I’m digging her vibe.  She just…

Quirky Bags of the Season

When I think of “quirky,” I immediately think of Saturday Night Live’s “Being’ Quirky with Zooey Deschanel” skit. It’s both clever and funny– two…

The New Super Foods

Yes, blueberries are delicious and chia seeds make a fabulous pudding.  Pumpkin if perfectly delicious in both sweet and savory dishes and kale is…

Aerial Inspired Fashion

Happy Columbus Day!  Do you have the day off? Me neither.  SHaaahooot.  Oh well, ya Monday! October is all about coats for me –…

Halloween Fashion: Part 1

Halloween is 19 days from today but who’s counting? Um, we are! Halloween prep at The Lo Down, to be truthfully honest, starts early—like…

Best Fall Nail Polish

When it comes to nail polish, the word “love” is an understatement. Here at the Lo Down, “obsessed” is more fitting– take it from…