April 6, 2009
Word to the Mothers
You consider your weekly dose of Us Weekly and InTouch a great real-life reality check – who doesn’t feel better after reading Worst Bikini Bodies and Stars Without Makeup?
But you know those Baby Bump Joy stories – and their sequels, Bikini Body 5 Weeks After Baby – are as unreliable as Brangelina breakup rumors.
For the real gossip on motherhood, you’ve gotta go to the ‘net. Blogger Heather Armstrong, author of the hugely popular personal blog Dooce, tells all in her new book “It Sucked And Then I... Read more »
April 3, 2009
A Brief Encounter
I see London, I see France…
It was an embarrassing taunt in the schoolyard. But you’d be just as ashamed if anyone saw the boring beige undies you’re sporting these days.
Unless you’re wearing lingerie from local girl Lornnie Louie’s collection. A Kaiser grad who’s designed for Calvin Klein in New York, Louie’s collection of silky, feminine intimates has only been available in New York and LA – until now.
Tonight,... Read more »
April 2, 2009
Weekend Picks - April 2, 2009
Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.
April 1, 2009
Somewhere between Junior’s 3 a.m. feeding and changing your shirt after the fourth spit-up incident of the day, your plans to hit the gym went bye-bye. Who wants to be seen in public with a six-month belly, six weeks postpartum, anyway?
Instead, get some endorphins without the public display of your midsection by strapping your little one into the Maui-made, mom-designed Ergo baby carrier.
It can be worn on the front, back or side, so no one can see your soft underbelly. (That’s for your mother-in-law to expose.)
While you hike off the bulge, Ergo protects your... Read more »
March 31, 2009
But when Hawai‘i-based designers show their latest collections – as many of them are doing this week – it’s easy to imagine yourself in their outfits.
Starting tonight, 11 local fashion designers will show their newest collections during the four-night Ready to Wear Fashion Week at... Read more »
March 30, 2009
Out To Lunch
A sure sign of spring: new lunch spots popping up all over the place. Time to try something fresh at one of these three new places.