Archive for May, 2013

by / on May 27, 2013 at 3:10 pm / in Bottoms Up

Celebrating the Beauty of the Scent with Perfumology

Scents, especially when pleasant, can trigger a certain state of mind, and even memories.  Certain aromas can make you feel energized, relaxed, flirtatious, giddy, and confident, along with a host of other emotions. What better way to experience the wonderful world of luxurious perfumes than to taste the aromas through Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, perfectly prepared by four of the […]

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by / on May 27, 2013 at 10:15 am / in Bottoms Up

Style, Class, Ferrari

Written by Travis Ballenger Ferrari—the name alone connotes a sense of class and style. You imagine yourself driving fast in a sexy car down a long and windy road to a fancy Italian restaurant where you order your lover a glass of wine–Ferrari sparkling wine, to be exact. That’s what I did Monday night, well…without the fast car and on […]

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by / on May 24, 2013 at 12:45 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Good Times Abound at Mercedes Club Heering Sling Fling

As part of the infamous Manhattan Cocktail Classic, Heering and Xante hosted The Mercedes Club Sling Fling! on Saturday evening. The cocktail-inspired evening was a night to remember. Guests indulged in Pop-Up Mercedes Style & Beauty Bars where men could receive a brush-up, shave, shoe shine or mustache trim or hand and shoulder massages and facial consultations for the ladies. […]

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by / on May 24, 2013 at 11:30 am / in Food For Thought

Foodie Delight: Summer in the City

New York City foodies and philanthropists have something big to look forward to. City Harvest, an organization dedicated to feeding New York’s hungry, is hosting their annual Summer in the City benefit on June 19th from 7:30-10pm. The event will bring together over 30 of New York City’s best restaurants and chefs, along with wine, specialty cocktails, incredible entertainment and […]

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by / on May 24, 2013 at 10:45 am / in Food For Thought

‘Wichcraft Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

Oh what a night! On a gorgeous Monday night attendees of ‘Wichcraft’s 10th Anniversary celebration in Bryant Park spent their night at the Southwest Porch sipping cocktails and enjoying the colorful, yet savory spread of cheeses, meats, and of course ‘Wichcraft’s delectable sandwiches! Founded in 2003 by partners Sisha Ortuzar, Jeffrey Zurofsky, and Tom Colicchio, ‘Wichcraft was born. The conglomerate […]

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by / on May 24, 2013 at 10:00 am / in The Twisted Library

On The Secret Language of Dogs

In the last few years, the luxury pet market has become a very lucrative consumerist niche. Thus, it is not surprising that Jocelyn Kessler’s The Secret Language of Dogs made it to print. The author is a Hollywood-based “dog psychic” who aids humans in better understanding their canine companions, and her book is a compendium of anecdotes and lessons from […]

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by / on May 23, 2013 at 1:46 pm / in Get Cultured

Viva Pablo Neruda: A Celebration

New York City is full of culture and excitement. Over the weekend, My Life with Pablo Neruda, a Pocket Opera-Cabaret that is compelling, intense, and seductive, was celebrated by an evening of Chilean wine and performances. Performed at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center and presented by Voice Afire, the event celebrated Pablo Neruda, a Chilean social activist who was […]

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by / on May 23, 2013 at 11:45 am / in Bottoms Up

An Afternoon of Chocolate & Cocktails

This year’s Manhattan Cocktail Classic was out of this world. With over 100 events and 8,000 attendees, it is safe to say that this is one week in the city that you don’t want to miss. On Sunday afternoon, the Astor Center, along with Johnny Iuzzini, hosted a two hour walk around tasting of chocolate and cocktails, sponsored by Valrhona […]

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by / on May 23, 2013 at 10:30 am / in Get Cultured

Confessions of an Icon: Grand Central Terminal

The ultimate staycation takes place at Kimpton’s 70 Park Avenue Hotel. Just because you can’t make it out of the city is no reason not to have a vacation. The hotel is offering a ‘Confessions of an Icon: Grand Central Terminal’ package and let’s face it, all New Yorkers know how iconic GC is. This fun package allows ‘vacationers’ to […]

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by / on May 23, 2013 at 9:31 am / in Food For Thought

Max Brenner Chocolate By The Bald Man! Video Review By Bobby DoTube

If you’re anything like me, you would sooner eat an amazing dessert than a steak and baked potato. If that is you then you will love this place. Max Brenner Chocolate by The Bald Man has the BEST chocolate in the world! Max Brenner Chocolate by The Bald Man proves that chocolate is not just for kids anymore with candle […]

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