The beloved lifestyle guru, chef and author passed away after battling early-onset Alzheimer’s Disease for nearly a decade. She will be missed.

Now it all seems to make sense. We were all perplexed as to why restaurateur B Smith’s husband Dan Gasby suddenly allowed cameras inside their home to unveil his “modern” and unconventional living situation, which included caring for his wife during her battle with Alzheimer’s while his live-in girlfriend pretends to be her friend. Well, […]

I’ve watched the video of B. Smith and her husband Dan Gasby, who shamelessly unveils their unconventional (“modern”) living situation, several times and understand I don’t understand what it feels like to watch your once vibrant and exuberant wife be ravished by a degenerative disease that steals the sweetest and most bitter of her memories. […]


Since last November’s scary incident in which B. Smith went missing for seventeen hours (but was thankfully found safe and sound), we’ve been following her progress in living with Alzheimer’s Disease. In an exclusive interview with the Today show’s Al Roker, Smith (the “B” stands for Barbara) further disclosed her ongoing battle and offered a positive-thinking update. The […]

Legendary restauranteur and former model B. Smith has been reported missing by her husband, Dan Gasby. 64-year-old Smith suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and was last seen in Southampton, Long Island at around 8 p.m. on Tuesday. CBS News is reporting that Smith has been found in a New York City diner. MUST READ: My Brother […]

More than five million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, and former model B. Smith recently revealed that she’s one of them. The 64-year-old restaurant owner opened up about her story with CBS News. When asked what her diagnosis meant to her, Smith said, “It meant something bad — really bad to me.” During the interview, she could […]

Designer, decorator, restaurateur, model and television personality Barbara “B.” Smith is saying good bye to the East Coast. The mogul is reportedly closing shop on yet another one of her restaurant locations and moving out of New York to head to warmer climates. Smith, who shuttered her popular Washington D.C. restaurant location last year after 20 years […]