Countess Luann De Lesseps Wasn’t Always Royalty

By: Ami Angelowicz / June 24, 2011
Well, well, well, it looks like money did buy Countess Luann de Lesseps class. Long before she wore custom Moroccan caftans on "The Real Housewives of New York City," she was just a high school student with some crazy feathered hair and a dream of becoming a nurse. If only nurses still wore caps like… More »


President Obama Says Legalizing Gay Marriage Is Up To Each State

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 24, 2011
Last night President Obama spoke at an LGBT rights fundraiser in New York City, which is noteworthy because the New York state Senate is currently on the precipice of legalizing gay marriage. In his speech, Obama addressed gay and lesbians' fight for equal rights and said it is up to each individual state to do… More »


Girl Talk: Assorted Thoughts On Losing 40+ Pounds

Two and a half years ago, an email landed in my inbox with the subject line, "Cover story?" At the time, I was a freelance journalist and those two words made me drool like none other. But as I read the email, my face sunk—Good Housekeeping wanted me to write a feature where I'd interview… More »


Cuteness By A Thousand Cuts

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 24, 2011
Forget about those big wood platters — cutting boards don't have to be boring! You'll want to proudly display this brightly animated board in your kitchen like it's a piece of foodie art. Chopping vegetables has never been so adorable. Now, just don't get freaked out by bacon, coffee, and grapefruit with faces on it! More »


First Look At Heidi Montag, Danielle Staub, And Jake Pavelka In “Famous Food”

Back in April, we told you that Heidi Montag, Jake Pavelka, and Danielle Staub would be teaming up for a new reality show. And now, we finally have the details of what this show will be—VH1's "Famous Food." Oh, but the series has even more fascinating characters—Ashley Dupre (i.e. Eliot Spitzer's favorite call girl), Vincent… More »


Where Are We Living?: Ami’s Apartment!

By: Lindsay A. / June 24, 2011