Beach Bag Must-Have’s For Summer 2013



MPR has summer on the brain.

Here are our beach bag essentials for summer 2013:


1. No beach bag is complete without a trusty blanket; hit the sand with this Ralph Lauren Cabana Floral Beach Towel. It’s a classic.

2. These Gucci Gold Aviator Shades will not only turn heads, [...]

What Do You Wear To The Gym?

An oversized T-shirt or matching everything from your sports bra down to your shoestring!

Since the gym isn’t a beauty pageant or fashion show, to most, wearing the right clothes to work out can help you stay motivated longer and allow you to feel more comfortable when breaking a sweat.

Personally, going to the gym [...]

VAUTE – For The Love Of Puppies… And Fashion, Of Course



VAUTE, pronounced “vote” by Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart is the first animal rights all vegan fashion label to show during New York Fashion Week and MPR was there to capture it all.

The fanciful presentation took place on Wednesday, February 6 at Chelsea’s plume Eyebeam Art + Technology Center – sponsored [...]

Bum Boosa it’s Not Just for Babies!

While attending the Green Expo in New York last month I came across the Bum Bossa. After speaking with the founder and creator Sonja Sheasley  for only a brief moment I learned so much that I insisted on interviewing her for MPR Blog! Continue reading to learn more about Sonja and Bum Boosa.

How did [...]

The Wellness Cafe At Norma Kamali

I had the honour to interview fashion designer Norma Kamali.  In addition to having a natural talent as a designer Norma is also an avid believer of taking of taking care of yourself inside and out.  With that strong belief she opened the Wellness Cafe ten years ago to introduce healthy options to her customers. [...]

GOODNESS Lounge by Renaissance Hotels

I can only describe the GOODNESS Lounge by Renaissance Hotels in one word,FABULOUS!  On Monday February 13th I had the opportunity to visit the lounge in celebration of Elettra Wiedemann’s fashion week pop-up restaurant GOODNESS; featuring chefs Mario Batali of Babbo, Leo Forneas of ROBERT, Alain Allegretti of La Promenade, and Julian Media of Toloache.  The event was filled with much needed pampering which included mini make-overs manicures [...]

The Skinny on The Skinny Confidential
















Are you in search of easy DIY tips on how to stay fit and healthy?  Look no more The Skinny Confidential is a great resource for preparing budget friendly health conscious dishes.  I decided to sit down with the [...]