Archive for June, 2018

by / on June 28, 2018 at 11:35 am / in Bottoms Up

The Summer of Rosé

Summertime is the season of rosé and men and women everywhere are drinking it in droves. The light pink drink is the perfect refreshing libation to cool you off in the summer sun and that means we’ve been downing bottle after bottle in search of the best rosés to keep us satisfied all summer long. Here are our top picks: […]

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by / on June 27, 2018 at 10:20 am / in Food For Thought

Flamin’ Hot Mac & Cheetos Delivered to Your Door

Umm so one of my favorite guilty pleasures just totally upped its game. Cheetos are one of my favorite snacks (don’t worry, I only indulge once a month at book club!) and I know I’m not alone in my obsession. I grew up in Illinois and we always had our groceries delivered by Peapod, which is the leading online grocer […]

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by / on June 26, 2018 at 11:40 am / in Dress to Impress

The Most Comfortable Athleisure Brand to Hit the Market

Athleisure is a fashion trend that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere anytime soon. And for good reason. It’s not only practical, but soo comfortable, and with new brands popping up all the time, it’s becoming more and more fashionable to wear. From the gym to brunch, or just lounging around your apartment, athleisure is one trend that can really […]

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by / on June 25, 2018 at 12:25 pm / in Get Cultured

A Colorful Romance in “First Love”

First Love, currently playing at the Cherry Lane Theatre, takes place in the surrealist world of Magritte, where a young woman (a magnetic Taylor Harvey) wears a top hat that appears in many of the Belgian painter’s pieces and smokes a pipe reminiscent of the one featured in “The treachery of images.” But a background in art history isn’t necessary […]

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by / on June 13, 2018 at 2:30 pm / in Bottoms Up

Pomp & Whimsy: A New Gin Liqueur Crafted For A Woman’s Palate

I have to admit, I’m not a big gin drinker. Gin tends to be a bit too harsh for my taste. But when I heard about a new gin-based spirit that was geared specifically towards women, the feminist in me was intrigued. It’s no secret the alcohol industry is, and always has been, dominated by men, but sociologist and brand […]

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by / on June 7, 2018 at 12:15 pm / in Bottoms Up

Espolòn + Deadpool = A Match Made in Heaven

What would it be like if Deadpool was a creative director tasked with promoting Espolòn Tequila in tandem with the release of his second movie? Pretty disastrous, if we do say so ourselves. The “ad campaign” he put together plagiarized famous old ad campaigns with Espolòn branding and his own face on all of the ads. Then he forgot to […]

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by / on June 6, 2018 at 11:30 am / in Food For Thought

Hooters (Finally) Launches Brunch in NYC

Beloved staple around the world, Hooters has finally hopped on the New York City bandwagon of launching their first brunch menu. New Yorkers brunch like no other city in the world so it’s only fitting that the national brand tests out their new menu here. Conveniently located right across the street from Madison Square Garden, the Manhattan outpost of Hooters […]

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by / on June 5, 2018 at 11:10 am / in Get Cultured

The Beautiful Intensity of Female Friendships in “Let’s Get Ready Together”

Let’s Get Ready Together, written by Lizzie Stern and directed by Lily Riopelle, is a story about the friendship between three young women navigating their first semester of college. It is a story about daughters separated from their mothers for the first time, and the young women’s need for continued closeness with their mothers, conflicting with their desire for independence. […]

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by / on June 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm / in Food For Thought

We Got Baked with BOBO’s

Living in New York City I’m always on the go, so it’s important to me to find healthy, wholesome snacks that are easy to grab on my way out the door. I recently discovered BOBO’s Oat Bars and was instantly obsessed. Founder Beryl Stafford created the company back in 2003 out of Boulder, Colorado while baking in the kitchen with […]

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