Archive for November, 2016

by / on November 30, 2016 at 11:20 am / in Get Cultured

Seductive and Dangerous: “Richard III” by The Bridge Group

“A horse, a horse, my Kingdom for a horse!” an actor utters in front of an audience. This is possibly the fifth time I’ve seen this line being said to an audience that I was part of. I’ve seen around that many iterations of the Duke of Gloucester’s rise into kinghood, catch him being both devilish in some and boorish […]

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by / on November 29, 2016 at 2:05 pm / in Home Sweet Home

Tech It Up for the Holidays

There’s no gift like the gift of fast and reliable cable and internet service, which is one of the many reasons why I love Verizon FiOS. Tech gifts are some of the hottest things to give and to get over the holidays, so we’ve rounded up some great products that will make life that much better, especially when used with […]

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by / on November 28, 2016 at 12:01 pm / in Get Cultured

Time Out NY Love Awards Brings New Yorkers Together

On a chilly November evening, Time Out New York sponsored a wonderful event that brought consumers, press, and small business owners together to celebrate New York’s favorites. Awarded by neighborhood and category (restaurant, bar, cafés, shops, and local culture), voters were able to select their top picks from the community they hold dear. The event itself was a splashy, memorable […]

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by / on November 25, 2016 at 11:55 am / in Beyond the Boroughs

Making Holiday Traveling a Breeze

We’ve gotten over the Thanksgiving hump, which means the holidays are upon us. For many of us, this means traveling. Whether going to visit the family, hitting the slopes or jetting off to a faraway island, it can be quite a shlep to pack up and move. DesireList, our new favorite shoppable wishlist website, makes it easier to get packing […]

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by / on November 22, 2016 at 11:50 am / in Get Cultured

“Terms of Endearment” Plays Like the Greatest Hits of an Outdated Film

“Terms of Endearment” is a beloved eighties film that tells the tale of women in the South, finding their place in a man’s world and keeping each other strong through it all. The film went to win its fair share of Academy Awards, and on its way, it managed to achieve a status that was unrivaled in the genre for years. Now, […]

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by / on November 21, 2016 at 1:15 pm / in Bottoms Up

Cocktails To Be Thankful For at Thanksgiving

Not many holidays are more exciting than Thanksgiving. Family, friends, and food! Every year we look forward to stuffing our faces with all the classics, but we always need something to wash it down with. And because family can be difficult, and politics are sure to come up at many a dinner table this year, cocktails are a great way […]

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by / on November 18, 2016 at 11:55 am / in Blushing Beaut

The Fit Life: Gifts for Your Favorite Swolemate

It’s coming upon that time of year when everyone vows to make resolutions — which for the majority of us, means getting and staying in shape. However, I think it’s important to live the fit life all year long! We recently discovered DesireList, a website that allows users to curate their own personal, shoppable wishlists, with items gathered from around […]

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by / on November 17, 2016 at 12:00 pm / in Home Sweet Home

Jar Worthy: Candles to Covet

Scent is one of the most important of the five senses. It has the ability to calm and relax us, bring back memories, and inspire us. Dana and Danielle, owners and founders of Jar Worthy, are bringing the power of scent to the masses with their amazing line of soy candles. Jar Worthy candles come in delightful mason jars, each […]

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by / on November 16, 2016 at 2:05 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Masala Bhangra: Making Fitness Fun

Need to spice up your fitness routine? Sarina Jain has the solution. The fitness trainer and entrepreneur is commonly referred to as the ‘Jane Fonda of India’ and is the first to bring Indian dance into the fitness industry. Masala Bhangra is a total body dance workout that Jain introduced to masses around the globe. The program, which infuses Bhangra […]

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by / on November 14, 2016 at 11:15 am / in Get Cultured

“Rapture, Blister, Burn” Brings Us Deep Into What It Means To Be A Woman

Theater is such an interesting monster. It’s a place where discussions can happen while a story forms around them. It’s a place where we not only suspend our disbelief, but accept it as fact… for at least the runtime of the show. It’s a place where, in the most intimate of venues, we are close to the stranger of bedfellows. […]

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