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    Holiday Cookies

    For all you Eggnog lovers, I found the perfect recipe for you in the December issue of People magazines StyleWatch. “The Hills” Lauren Conrad shares her mom’s delicious family recipe. EGGNOG COOKIES Makes 2 dozen. 2  1/4 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp + 1 tbsp ground nutmeg 1  1/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup salted butter, softened 1/2 cup eggnog 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 2 large egg yolks Preheat oven to 300 degrees F  In a medium bowl, combine flour, baking powder, cinnamon and 1/2 tsp nutmeg. Mix well with a wire whisk and set aside. In a large bowl, cream sugar and butter with an electric mixer…

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    Elly came to visit today!  She is a 10 week old Black & Tan Dapple Dachshund puppy.  You can read her daddy’s blog here. She is basically the luckiest dog ever because her bff Jacob has her back and she is spoiled with Wall Street money! Dachshunds make great NYC pets because they are compact with tons of personality. They are playful and love to chase. With their short legs, they were bred to hunt badgers, rabbits and other small rodents. Elly will be less than 10 lbs when full grown. She is so cute and small. I can see how it would be hard to ever say no to her!…

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    Day 5

    Join the Movement *HeyDoYou is for the cute, clever and connected*

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    In the Biz: Beth Fricke

    In the Biz with Beth Fricke Beth Ficke is responsible for A listed manicures and has developed an impressive celebrity roster including Drew Barrymore, Sheryl Crow, Heidi Klum, Mariska Hargitay, Miranda Kerr, Christina Ricci, Mariah Carey and Lindsay Lohan. Fricke is currently serving as an O∙P∙I Celebrity Manicurist. Here is her tips to help you! How can you extend the life of a manicure? The best, easiest way is to put an additional coat of topcoat on and then apply oil to the cuticles. What nail colors are complimentary on all skin tones? There are some sheers and slightly darker reds that seem to work pretty universally. Why should we use…