Edgewater—Most women have been through the task of trying to find the perfect makeup color. Someone will go to a makeup counter, try on what they think is the perfect hue, only to go home and find the color has turned an unsightly orange or pink after a few minutes on their lips or skin. Lu Meshulam was familiar with
Love runway couture but think you can’t get the look to fit your lifestyle? Monsey’s Euro Design Couture (300 Saddle River Road) features red carpet, 7th Avenue New York designer fashions customized to the needs of every consumer, no matter her style, age, body type or standard of tznius. With distinctive selections
Giving children shoes that fit is an art, not a science, says Lisa Katz, owner of Englewood Bootery. Katz knows shoes and makes it her business to know her customers. Comfort is their number one priority.
A good fit starts with establishing a rapport with her
Getting a hearing aid is a very different experience from getting glasses, with more emotional baggage and requiring more fine-tuning over time. Vision correction is also sometimes viewed as less of a stigma than hearing correction. For these and other reasons, people often choose to consult an independent audiologist rather than
When purchasing something from afar, whether a mobile phone on Amazon, a printer cartridge on Ebay, or a shirt on Gap, the biggest fear that consumers face is that what they order is not actually what they want. The days between paying for the item and its arrival can be difficult, with the anxiety and
Contributing to charity (tzedakah) is fundamental to Jewish life. Most donations are done as cash or checkbook contributions, sometimes in a mad scramble at the end of the year. Infrequently, donors contribute securities; non-financial assets, such as real estate or fine art; or even interests in private companies. Thus tzedakah can take
I was an accomplished attorney, wife, mother of five children, involved community activist, and PTA president, and seemingly happy in all my roles. On the inside, it was another story entirely.
I felt terrible about myself and ashamed that I could be “so together” in all other areas of my life, but
Standing on line at Dunkin Donuts the same familiar faces stand behind the counter waiting to serve the customers each day. One would think that the workers would be stressed over the indecision of some customers once they have reached their turn to order, the screaming children who decide that they need chocolate sprinkles
Women of all ages, sizes, backgrounds and ethnicities who seek swimwear with more coverage, whether for religious or modesty or other reasons, know the name HydroChic (hydrochic.com). An extremely popular product line, their wide variety of stylish separates with UV protection, designed for sport and
Teaneck—Bumbleberry Frozen Yogurt is under new management. Stuart Reichman is a chef by training and has more than 30 years of cooking experience in restaurants large and small, has engaged in industrial culinary work and developed products in his own home. Teaneck kosher gastronomes will remember that Reichman was chef
Teaneck—In 2004, Mark Kirschenbaum left a 25-year career in international banking to purchase a fledgling wholesale and retail floral business and renamed it Roses by Mark. While there have been bumps along the road, he has built up the business with an eye for freshness and quality. He arranges for pre-Shabbos and Yom Tov home
It’s no secret that business moguls such as Warren Buffett and Bill Gates are heavily invested in Israel. Technology leaders such as Intel, Microsoft, and Apple selected the Jewish state—which is nicknamed the “start-up nation”—for their first research facilities outside the US. As such, Israel has become a fertile