Archive for December, 2014

by / on December 22, 2014 at 11:29 am / in Get Cultured

The Hit Men: Holiday Hits for Everyone

Judging by the name of this super group, you expect it to be composed of seasoned musicians who have been in the industry for a long time. And that is exactly what you get when you attend a Hit Men concert. I had the chance to attend their Holiday Concert that took place at the Tribeca PAC in New York […]

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by / on December 19, 2014 at 3:40 pm / in Food For Thought

Make Your Own Chocolate at Voilá Chocolat

I don’t know about you, but it’s been a long time since I’ve felt like a kid in a candy shop. That is, until I went to the recently opened Voilá Chocolat on the Upper West Side. Brought to New Yorkers by Peter Moustakerski, master chocolatier Christophe Toury (formerly of Jacques Torres), and chocolate scientist Dennis Teets, this experiential shop […]

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by / on December 19, 2014 at 12:40 pm / in Beyond the Boroughs

Gifts for Holiday Travelers

This time of year many people pack up their luggage and head on vacation. Some may go skiing, others to a tropical beach. Some might just even enjoy a nice staycation. No matter where you or your loved ones go this holiday season, make sure you get them gifts that will travel well with them. Don’t worry, we’ve got some […]

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by / on December 18, 2014 at 3:45 pm / in Dress to Impress

The Vibrant World of Joyce Peñas Pilarsky Designs

Vibrant, distinguished, and one of a kind are the words that can be used to describe the Joyce Peñas Pilarsky daywear and evening gown collections. Ms. Pilarsky is not only a fashion designer, but also a model, singer, beauty queen, and philanthropist, among many other things. Just this year, she was crowned the winner of the Classic Mrs. Asia International […]

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by / on December 18, 2014 at 11:40 am / in Blushing Beaut

Tone It Up in the New Year

If you are having trouble giving that special someone a gift for this holiday season you should look into two boards that are helping people get in shape and stay fit in a convenient way. If you have friends that are already planning on losing weight for the New Year and staying healthy — either fitness addicted friends or friends […]

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by / on December 17, 2014 at 3:50 pm / in Food For Thought

Your Last Minute Guide to Christmas in the City

The best way to spread Christmas cheer…is by feeding your growling bellies! Christmas is a time to relax and de-stress so instead of cooking for the family, have someone cook for yours. Here are some of the hottest restaurants in New York City serving up Christmas Eve and Christmas Day feasts: Clement Restaurant & Bar – Available both on Christmas […]

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by / on December 17, 2014 at 11:35 am / in Get Cultured

Holiday Gifts for Your Favorite Lumbersexual

The women of the world have switched their attention to the ever-more-popular lumbersexual. If you aren’t yet familiar with this term, check out this article explaining its rise to popularity. For those looking for the perfect gift to wow the lumbersexual in your life, we’ve got some wonderfully rugged and manly items to choose from. Real men drink whiskey, but […]

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by / on December 16, 2014 at 4:25 pm / in Get Cultured

Spice Up Your Space with Laurel & Wolf

Interior design has been given a modern shakeup and it is most definitely for the better. Laurel & Wolf  has changed the interior design industry by making it convenient, affordable and easy. If you don’t have the time to have an interior designer make multiple trips to your place, then Laurel & Wolf is what you should be using. Laurel […]

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by / on December 16, 2014 at 11:20 am / in Get Cultured

“Christmas With The Crawfords” It’s a Blast From the Past and It Feels Like It

New York City, the perfect spot to have a holiday vacation. The lights are brighter here, the streets are full of the red and green, and everyone has a gay ol’ time. At least that’s what you will do if you head down to the Lower East Side of this beautiful city and enjoy a little holiday spirit with Joey […]

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

Light Up Winter with ‘Illuminations’

With Winter weather in full throttle, it’s getting harder to get your fix of sunlight. While it may not supply you with your fill of Vitamin D, Stephen Knapp‘s ‘Illuminations’ exhibit is sure to bring a lot of light into your life. The solo exhibition is currently on view at both the Louis K. Meisel Gallery and the Bernarducci.Meisel.Gallery through […]

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