Archive for June, 2016

by / on June 30, 2016 at 12:15 pm / in Bottoms Up

Get Red, White and Drunk This 4th of July

Entertaining friends this weekend? Going to a BBQ? No matter what your plans, it’s safe to say we know you’ll be throwing back a few drinks. Make them patriotic to celebrate the holiday…we’ve got plenty of red, white and blue options for you to try! Drambuie Smash (Courtesy of Drambuie) Fresh seasonal fruit (peaches, berries, plums, etc) 4-5 mint leaves ¾ […]

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by / on June 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm / in The Twisted Library

Ritual of the Savage: A Romp Around Tiki-Noir in 1950’s Los Angeles

Set in the 1950’s, this film noir style detective drama by Jay Strongman lightens up the literary scene with a clever who-done-it. Ritual of the Savage stars former Marine and Iwo Jima survivor Johnny Davis, a womanizing private eye attempting to acclimate to Los Angeles thirteen years after World War II. As you comb through this novel, you stumble upon […]

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by / on June 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Get Creative in the Kitchen with PaperChef

As probably none of you know, June 29th marks the first National Parchment Paper Day. Whether you pay tribute by reading a book, writing in your journal, or doing something creative with paper, we applaud you! We’ll probably end up doing all of the above, but since everyone needs to eat, we decided to get creative in the kitchen. PaperChef […]

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by / on June 27, 2016 at 2:54 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Why I Love My FitBit Charge HR

When you get home from a long day, have achieved your @fitbit step goals thanks to @Verizon and reward yourself with some Harry Potter coloring time. #bettermatters #ad A photo posted by Manhattan with a Twist (@manhattantwist) on May 18, 2016 at 7:41pm PDT Thanks to Verizon, I’ve had the pleasure of trying out the FitBit Charge HR for the […]

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by / on June 24, 2016 at 4:22 pm / in Food For Thought

Go On a Culinary Adventure at the Brooklyn Museum

Most people head to the museum for a day of culture and art, but the Brooklyn Museum‘s added something extra to entice you inside. The museum, which spans five floors and showcases 5,000 years of human creativity, caters to one of the largest and most diverse audiences in the country. From the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art to […]

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by / on June 24, 2016 at 1:47 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Orange is the New Black Returns Again (Thank God)

Our favorite Litchfield inmates are back and this season promises to be funny, eye-opening, controversial and devastating — and that’s the only spoiler I’m giving. Season 4 of Orange is the New Black started streaming June 17th and everyone’s Facebook status turned into Netflix and freak out over OITNB. To kick off the premier, the cast partnered with the Women’s […]

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by / on June 20, 2016 at 12:05 pm / in Get Cultured

PopBliss: The First Ever Luxury Pop Up Wedding

If you have ever seen some of those reality shows that are geared towards brides and grooms, then you know how stressful it can be to plan a wedding and make sure that everything goes off without a hitch. While I may not be engaged, I always find myself tuning in and sometimes even binge-watching shows like Say Yes to […]

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by / on June 17, 2016 at 12:35 pm / in Dress to Impress

A New Level of Comfort with Tani

It’s time to shed a few layers and discuss something that everyone wears, but few people see…underwear! While there are countless underwear designers for men, there is one company that deserves a little more attention. Tani focuses on four different cornerstones that strive to meet the specific and unique need of the modern man, including tailored, athletic, natural and innovative. […]

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by / on June 16, 2016 at 12:30 pm / in Bottoms Up

Four Roses Bourbon Solutes Fallen Soldiers

Four Roses Bourbon recently held the Second Charity Cocktail Challenge for the Folded Flag Foundation, which helps families of fallen heroes with educational scholarships, financial hardships, and more through public donations. The beauty of this non-profit organization is that 100% of donations go to families in need, as well as the organization serves to honor the legacy of, and pay tribute to the bravest […]

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by / on June 16, 2016 at 9:15 am / in Get Cultured

Your Super Last Minute Guide to Father’s Day

You shouldn’t need an excuse to pamper your dad, but Father’s Day is definitely a good day to take advantage of. With the holiday just days away, we bet you are frantically searching for a gift for your pops. Try not to fret — we’ve got some ideas up our sleeves! For the dad that likes to stay fresh and […]

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