Post Tagged with: "manhattan with a twist"

by / on December 12, 2017 at 2:10 pm / in Food For Thought

Cibo e Vino Refreshes Its Menu and Appearance Just in Time for the Holidays

When you first walk into Cibo e Vino, an Italian restaurant and wine bar on the Upper West Side, you can’t help but be struck by the warmth that exudes from every corner of the dining room. High ceilings filled with orb-like lighting fixtures emit a gentle glow, and lush potted plants make you feel like you’re dining in an […]

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by / on December 11, 2017 at 3:06 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Treat Yo Self: A Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are upon and there’s still shopping to be done! If you still need some gift ideas for your loved ones, or if you need some ideas to send to mom and dad for yourself, we have some of our favorite pampering products for the holidays. Anyone who’s into wellness will love our top picks — from fitness gear […]

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by / on December 7, 2017 at 3:15 pm / in Food For Thought

Burger and Lobster 2.0

Back in 2015 Burger and Lobster opened up shop in Chelsea to much success. The premise was simple: for $20, you could choose between a burger, lobster roll or lobster. And the equation was so popular that they’ve now opened up a new location in Bryant Park, and it’s bigger and better than the original. Patrons of the restaurant enter […]

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by / on December 6, 2017 at 3:00 pm / in Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home: Holiday Gift Guide

  Home is where the heart is. Some make yours completely YOU! Or help others realize what their home is missing. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite products for the home to make holiday shopping a breeze. Tempur-Pedic is known for their high-quality sleep solutions and we love the TEMPUR-Embrace Pillow ($99), which is ideal for any sleep position. […]

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by / on December 5, 2017 at 11:30 am / in The Twisted Library

Get Thrifty!

I didn’t get into thrift store shopping until I moved to New York City. Everyone here always seemed so stylish and put together. I didn’t understand how New Yorkers could afford to be so chic all of the time until a friend of mine divulged her secret. “Thrifting,” she said with a big smile on her face. So I started […]

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by / on December 4, 2017 at 2:15 pm / in Food For Thought

The Upper West Side’s Best: Marlow Bistro

On the charming streets of the Upper West Side lies Marlow Bistro, a stand-out restaurant among the area’s eateries. The exposed wood beam ceiling, along with the green garden theme of the interior make it instantly inviting and the perfect late night date spot. Executive Chef Zivko Radojcic comes from a family of Serbian chefs and continues on the tradition […]

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by / on December 1, 2017 at 11:45 am / in Get Cultured

“A Deal” is a Multicultural Explosion

What are we willing to lose in our lives to make it where we think we want to be? What are we ready to dispose of so we can get to our preferred destination? Who are we willing to hurt to get to the ultimate reward? These questions have been explored and examined for centuries by literary minds, philosophers, culture […]

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by / on November 30, 2017 at 1:03 pm / in Food For Thought

Argentinian Cuisine on the Upper East Side

Chimichurri Grill East is a stone’s throw away from Bloomingdale’s, but this peaceful stretch of 61st Street couldn’t feel farther away from the hustle and bustle of Midtown shopping. Soft lighting welcomes you into the bar at the base of this classic Upper East Side townhouse, where you have the option of dining in one of three rooms: the bar, […]

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by / on November 22, 2017 at 1:00 pm / in Get Cultured

Representation Matters: Rebecca Aparicio

  To be an actual immigrant in this country of immigrants, is to be a sort of an outsider with a foot in the door. We pride ourselves on being the land of the free, but sadly as the last representation matters article explained, it’s been proven through history that we are only to be presented if we are white washed […]

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by / on November 20, 2017 at 1:15 pm / in Get Cultured

“Toys: A Dark Fairy tale” Explores How Different Beings Connect

A connection is something so important that it can transcend distance, cultures, differences, races… everything. The process of creating a connection can be instant and peaceful, it could feel like fate intervened so that it happened. It could also be the opposite, a violent and breaking process that interconnects two ideals that usually don’t connect. It’s this brutal undertaking that […]

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