Archive for March, 2014

by / on March 18, 2014 at 11:05 am / in Food For Thought

Need More Noodles? You’re in Luck

New York is ramen obsessed. Proof the city’s infatuation with the slurp has reached epidemic proportions lies in the ramen maps you can buy; instructional slideshows you can watch; and the three-plus-hour lines you can stand in for burgers bunned with the noodles. It was amongst this soupy fray that Midtown East’s Hinomaru Lucky Cat came onto the scene this winter (which, let’s face it, […]

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by / on March 17, 2014 at 2:45 pm / in Blushing Beaut

The Season’s Hottest Trend: Beauty and the Braid

Move over blow outs, braids are the new quick fix to your hair woes. Pierre Michel Salon, located in Midtown East, hosted an evening of glamour, showing us how to create the top three braiding trends on the scene right now. The halo, fishtail and waterfall braids are all sophisticated and fun ‘dos that are often seen on celebrities, but […]

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by / on March 17, 2014 at 11:20 am / in Get Cultured

Speed Networking, Mingling & More with Eventsy

  Want to network with some bright minds and young professionals in a matter of minutes? Like speed dating, where you meet someone every few minutes, there is now a company that hosts speed networking! Maria Pardalis, the CEO and Founder of Eventsy, is a powerhouse woman that takes social events in New York City and brings people together who […]

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by / on March 14, 2014 at 3:20 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Behind the Scenes at the International Beauty Show

The International Beauty Show is a prestigious event held annually in New York City, bringing together beauty and spa professionals from all over the world. The event, along with the International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference, was held this past weekend at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. Presented by American Salon and American Spa magazines, this convention is the longest […]

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by / on March 14, 2014 at 11:47 am / in Bottoms Up

Celebrate Martini Cocktail Week Throughout the City

Happy Martini Week everyone! This year marks the 5th annual Martini Week in New York City, which runs from today, March 14th through March 31st. Earlier this week Thrillist threw a kickoff event in preparation of Martini Week at Hudson Terrace, where guests were able to sample martinis from Thrillist’s favorite bars and restaurants. Throughout the evening attendees were able […]

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by / on March 13, 2014 at 6:10 pm / in Dress to Impress

Prep for Spring with Sexy Swimsuits

New York City has had an extremely tough winter this year, which makes it a perfect time to start thinking about spring and summer. And what better way to get into the spirit than to start shopping for swimsuits? One particular collection I’ve been obsessed with is Kate Swim. Kate Swim has been providing women with fashionable, original and fun […]

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by / on March 13, 2014 at 1:50 pm / in Food For Thought

Recap: Taste of Greenwich House

Earlier this week we attended the food-centric event, the 12th annual Taste of Greenwich House. The event brings together over 30 of New York’s best restaurants and beverages to one spot, allowing guests to try their delicious fare, all for a great cause. Greenwich House is a fabulous non-profit organization that provides cultural, educational, health and recreational services at eight […]

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by / on March 12, 2014 at 3:15 pm / in Get Cultured

Petunia and Chicken at FRIGID New York

FRIGID New York is an annual fringe theatre festival in which artists receive 100 percent of their box office proceeds. Petunia and Chicken was one of this winter’s offerings, coming off a highly successful run in Cincinnati, where it was the Artists’ Pick at the Cincy Fringe Festival 2013 and the recipient of the Best Overall Award from the League […]

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by / on March 12, 2014 at 11:35 am / in Bottoms Up

ShamRockin’ Cocktails

St. Patty’s Day is finally right around the corner! If you aren’t a big whiskey drinker, we’ve got you covered with the greenest and luckiest cocktails around to have you celebrating like a leprechaun this holiday. Now hop to it! Shamrock Kir (Courtesy of Benjamin Steakhouse) Champagne 1/2 oz. Apple Pucker Add ½ oz. of Apple pucker to a champagne […]

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by / on March 10, 2014 at 3:15 pm / in Food For Thought

A Charming Retreat on the Upper West

One of the many wonderful things about the city is that there are so many museums and exhibits to take advantage of. Sometimes, however, a day of culture can lead to hunger and so we love that there’s a fantastic restaurant located within the New York Historical Society to keep guests satiated. Caffé Storico of Stephen Starr fame, is a […]

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