For some New Yorkers, it’s not always ideal to house a bunch of people in your cramped studio. And some simply may not have a warm, cozy home to attend for the holidays. Whichever is your situation, or if you simply don’t want to cook this year, check out these restaurants that will be serving special pre-fixe menus for all. Park Avenue…

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For all my curly girls, time to have a #RealCurlConvo. My natural hair journey has been a long one. I finally feel like i’m starting to know what works for me and what doesn’t but it’s a never ending trial and error. I don’t mind mixing and matching products, but having a full set from the same line is always…

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Can’t believe it’s that time of year again. I wear black year-round so it’s hard to tell I’m being festive but there’s always room to celebrate with cocktails! Whether you’re hosting a spooky fete or pre-gaming before a costume party, check out these three creepy cocktail recipes below.  Grasshopper (created by Derrick Turner, Beverage Director, Harding’s)1 oz crème de menthe…

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We all need mood boosters every now and then. Whether you seek something material or seek a piece of mind, these five little luxuries allow you to treat yo’self and get instant gratification.  Take a Staycation When you can’t afford a vacation, or simply don’t have the time, a staycation is a quick and easy getaway. It doesn’t have to…

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Unparalleled beauty, unparalleled service.  45 minutes away from the highly touristed area of San Juan lies Fajardo in all of its beauty. You notice the streets become less crowded with retail stores and hotels, and more crowded with trees and the natural beauty of Puerto Rico.  In private car service, ADT whisked us away from our stay in Ocean Park…

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Since I can remember I’ve shopped second-hand. You will be so surprised at some things you can find if you keep your eye open. I love snagging an amazing deal and shopping with thredUP is no exception.  Shopping on thredUP not only means you’ll save major moolah on designer brands, but you’ll also be contributing positively to the environment by recycling clothing.…

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Yassssss it’s my favorite season – Fall! I don’t want to get all pumpkin-spice-latte here, but there is nothing more I love than seeing the transition from summer to fall, wearing layers, and getting cozy indoors. September always marks a change of season – New York Fashion Week and the September issues of magazines, school semesters starting, and now new…

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I am such a fan of Valentia‘s products. I mean, this is my third review of their skincare products and so far they always deliver. I have been testing out their newest product, the Pure Glow Brightening Moisturizer, for about a week now and I love it.  The Pure Glow Brightening Moisturizer is natural, vegan, and made with organic ingredients…

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I couldn’t tell what I was more excited for – vacation or seeing my parents. We didn’t have an itinerary for this trip. My parents had been before but this was my first time visiting Atlantis Resort. And truthfully, all I wanted to do was sip an icy drink on the beach. And the first day we did just that.…

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My dad at the Atlantis, Bahamas on family vacation – 2014 It’s true. All day I do dream about travel. I’m consumed by wanderlust. I am itching to see the world, yearning to taste authentic cuisine, and eager to embrace new cultures. Whether traveling domestically to Cuba by-way-of Miami or internationally to Stuttgart, Germany, I love to explore all cultures…

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