• Happy National Vodka Day! Plus Giveaway!

    Happy National Vodka Day! Plus Giveaway!

    National Vodka Day is upon us this coming October 4th and if you are having trouble deciding how to celebrate this day then I have a few options for you. From recipes and giveaways to the best restaurants to celebrate at, this is your guide to celebrating vodka in all of its glory. Where to Celebrate If you are looking […]

  • Raise a Glass to Bourbon Heritage Month

    Raise a Glass to Bourbon Heritage Month

    Today marks the end of a fabulous month. Back in 2007, congress officially declared the month of September as National Bourbon Heritage Month. We have been celebrating all year, I mean month, long, with plenty of bourbon. In fact, bourbon is currently at its highest production since the 1970s, so there’s no reason not to raise a glass or two […]

  • #NYTough: Using Comedy to Combat Tough Times in the City

    #NYTough: Using Comedy to Combat Tough Times in the City

      As New Yorkers, we know that we not only live in the greatest city on earth, but also the toughest. We’ve learned to deal with bed bugs, rats in the subway, garbage in the streets and unanticipated rain storms. But it hasn’t stopped us from trucking along. Procter & Gamble launched their #NYTough campaign, which celebrates the daily challenges […]

  • An Easy, Breezy Night Out at Spiegel

    An Easy, Breezy Night Out at Spiegel

    Conveniently located in the heart of the East Village, recently opened Spiegel is a casual cafe that does more than you’d expect. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the modern dining room feels spacious with plenty of windows, custom-made white oak tables and banquettes and a high ceiling. Owner Shmulik Avital brought in executive chef Dario Tapia, formerly of Westville, […]

  • Courvoisier Honors Model Tyson Beckford with Swanky Party

    Courvoisier Honors Model Tyson Beckford with Swanky Party

    It’s not every day that you get the opportunity to honor one of the top male models in history with an exclusive party thrown by one of the best cognacs around. Courvoisier‘s Exceptional Journey campaign kicked off its launch last week at The Skylark, where it honored the world’s first black supermodel and actor Tyson Beckford. The campaign seeks to […]