“If I could have lived as an actress in any period, it would have been the 1920s – I would have loved to have been part of that speakeasy era.” ~ Lauren Bacall The Upper East Side Guys the Upper East Side is getting hip. Okay it has always been hip. Despite its’ “stuck up,” old money, and Gossip Girl ….
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“Being pampered is great, but sometimes I like to do those things myself because it’s a little therapeutic and gives me some downtime for myself – and I need that.” ~ Annie Ilonzeh Sunday Spa Days We all need a little TLC from time to time, and spa days are the perfect way to do that. There is something incredibly ….
“You can’t get a cup of tea big enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ~ C. S. Lewis Yes, I drink tea I know right away you are all horrified and flabbergasted that I, a self proclaimed coffee-holic, had tea. Before you ask if I am being taken over by zombies, no I haven’t, and yes I ….
“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.” ~ Pablo Picasso The Met One of the draws of New York City is that their are literally a gazillion museums exhibiting a wide range of art. Every time I think of leaving, I am always drawn back because of the abundance of culture the Concrete ….
“Where did the rock go? Where’s the rush of those electric guitars? Where are all those voices raised in heaven, Blazing down like shooting stars?” ~ School of Rock Tradition Every year around my sister’s anniversary and birthday, I go to a Broadway show. After she was killed I wanted a way to honor her and I knew she ….
“Welcome home my boys Welcome home my sons Welcome home my husband Welcome home my love Welcome home, welcome home” ~ Bandstand Broadway Therapy There is something utterly riveting about Broadway. It literally seems like magic in itself as cast and crew move around the stage seamlessly in front of a live audience. From shifting props and sets, to never ….
“I’d much rather hang out in a cafe. That’s where things are really happening.” ~ Joe Sacco Summer In The City Roof top bars, sidewalk seating, and outdoor cafes are the epitome of a New York Summer. For those of us stuck in the city, unable to escape to the Hamptons or other coastal towns during the warmer weather, it ….
“One doesn’t want fashion to look ridiculous, silly, or out of step with the times – but you do want designers that make you think, that make you look at fashion differently. That’s how fashion changes. If it doesn’t change, it’s not looking forward. And that’s important to me.” ~ Anna Wintour Met Gala Every year from May until September ….
“And the idea of just wandering off to a cafe with a notebook and writing and seeing where that takes me for awhile is just bliss.” ~ J. K. Rowling Food Scene New York’s food scene is second to none. The endless smorgasbord of delights and delicacies with new places popping up weekly if not daily, fulfilling every craving you ever ….
“We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.” ~ Ernest Hemingway The Brand Game As a fashionista in a consumerist world, we are all guilty of getting caught up in the labels. Prada, Gucci, Fendi, Chloë, the list goes on. I get it. In some cases, it isn’t the fact that it is the ….