Content Tagged: Summer

Summer: an Exercise in Finding the Calm in the Chaos

It has been a restorative season and as summer winds down, I am spending my time enjoying the last moments of sunshine while I gear up for an exciting and full fall calendar. My passion for preserving culture has been renewed and amplified by my recent trip to Haiti where I saw the results of… Read more »

Give Back for a Chance to Win Big at Polo

Saturday afternoons at the Polo Challenge in Bridgehampton have been a lovely way to enjoy the season, and this Saturday was no exception. Even with the cooler temperature and breezy weather, the match was captivating and guests were happy to participate in the seasonal festivity. We have absolutely enjoyed connecting and collaborating with the polo… Read more »

Celebrating Haitian Artistry In the Hamptons

Over the last few months I have shared with you my heart for Haiti – my love of the people, the artisans, the creativity, the country. Well, summer is here and I am bringing Haiti to the Hamptons. We have so many extraordinary developments to share with you and I encourage you to come and… Read more »

Super Saturday 14

This summer has been all about Haiti, healing and the Hamptons and this Saturday I was able to experience it all with a very full day at Super Saturday, the Bridgehampton Polo Match and the Art for Life benefit. I began my day at Super Saturday, where my worlds of philanthropy and commerce come together… Read more »

The Bridgehampton Polo Challenge: An Exchange of Inspiration

It continues to be a very exciting summer for Urban Zen. As we prepare for a new slate of programming for the fall, our July and August are dedicated to bringing our Hope Help & Rebuild Haiti (HHRH) initiative to the Hamptons. Each weekend of Bridgehampton Polo, pieces from the HHRH collection will be sold,… Read more »


In an effort to encourage you to get outside and enjoy the summer months with your family, we thought we would share with you a favorite recipe from Culinary Nutritionist Stefanie Sacks, M.S., CNS. Stefanie is the creator of Food Solutions, an innovative culinary nutrition education workshop series held at Urban Zen and we are… Read more »


To cool from the inside out, Chef Marc serves Donna this delicious, seasonal chillled lemon cucumber soup. It’s hydrating, refreshing and draws from the bounty found at most local, organic markets. We invite you to give this recipe a try and we’d love to hear your feedback. Please share your thoughts with us on SHARE… Read more »

Donna Karan’s Favorite Green Juice Recipe

Living a life of well-being is all about balance. The summer presents such a wonderful opportunity to engage in active outdoor activities and to bask in radiant sunshine. To keep you hydrated, energized and healthy while you enjoy the season, we thought we would share with you Donna’s favorite green juice. This is a recipe… Read more »