Archive for January, 2016

by / on January 29, 2016 at 2:00 pm / in Get Cultured

Hot and Ready: The Fire This Time Festival 2016

Woof! That was one hell of a weekend… it’s as if hell froze over and fell on top of us all. It was a mix of wondrous fun and neglecting fear. In the end we were all covered and most of our plans were canceled. So how lucky I am that just right before Jonas started bestowing us with his […]

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by / on January 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Super Bowl 50: Do You Know Where You’ll Be?

The Super Bowl. The annual event is such a big deal that many think it should be made a national holiday! And now we’re at Year 50! Whether you’re a football fanatic looking to cheer on your favorite team or just along for the ride (like me), one of these locales just might be the perfect place for you and […]

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by / on January 25, 2016 at 1:34 pm / in The Twisted Library

Feeling Fancy? Have Afternoon Tea at Home!

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” – C.S. Lewis I love tea. My collections of tea and mugs are extensive. One of my favorite holiday traditions with my friends is to go to a pretty and cozy local tea house. How do I create the perfect tea experience at […]

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by / on January 22, 2016 at 4:02 pm / in Food For Thought

Prepare for Winter Storm Jonas…with Chocolate

This weekend Winter Storm Jonas is scheduled to take the Northeast by, well, storm. If there’s one good thing about being trapped inside, it’s indulging in your favorite feel good treats. And Lindt, one of our favorite chocolate companies, has you covered! If you plan on cozying up to a good movie, whip up this sweet n’ salty Peanut Butter Pretzel […]

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by / on January 20, 2016 at 2:25 pm / in Get Cultured

Swipe No More: Online Dating Just Got More Enticing!

Single in the city? We feel your pain. In this day and age, chances are you or a friend you know have tried online dating. From Tinder and Bumble to Grindr and Plenty of Fish, there are a ton of apps and sites that cater to the unattached. While their intentions me be good, a lot of them have become […]

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by / on January 19, 2016 at 4:06 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Who Won Our Hearts at the 4th Annual East Ville des Folies

The 4th annual East Ville des Folies took place this past weekend at Webster Hall, where thousands of people flocked the four floors filled with beer and whiskey. The Prohibition-themed event gave New Yorkers a fun and unique way to spend their Saturday afternoon. While everyone else was busy watching football, we joined other imbibers to try out the best […]

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by / on January 15, 2016 at 1:20 pm / in Blushing Beaut

A Quick Fix for the Girl on the Go

It can be tough sometimes for a girl on the go. Constantly running from one commitment to the next can leave you tired, disheveled, and, well, smelly. Enter: Squelch. Squelch is a compact odorless, natural spray that’s multiple uses can keep you sane on even the busiest of days. Not only does it remove unpleasant odors without leaving an overwhelming […]

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by / on January 13, 2016 at 2:10 pm / in The Twisted Library

How to Complete Your Daunting Reading List in 2016

January is the time of year when everyone jump starts their New Year’s resolutions. Personally, I don’t really believe in resolutions. If there’s something you want to change in your life or a goal you want to achieve, I think you should start it right away and not wait for a New Year to begin. But that doesn’t mean there […]

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by / on January 11, 2016 at 1:30 pm / in Food For Thought

Cut Out Lunchtime Hassle with Arcade

There’s no denying that New Yorkers have a love/hate relationship with Seamless. The popular site and app allows users to order their food online and search through hundreds of restaurants in their area, which is all great in theory. However, we’ve all had those mishaps where you place your order and end up waiting hours for it to be delivered, […]

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by / on January 8, 2016 at 5:05 pm / in Beyond the Boroughs

Pack Your Bags & Travel in Style in 2016

The start of a new year brings people the joy of looking forward to all the travel and trips they get to take in the coming year. This time of year can be busy for both travel and travel planning, so why not give a gift that never goes out of style, and can also help you manifest a truly amazing future vacation. […]

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