A few days ago I received a text message from my friend Pam. I can always count on her for invitations to boat parties and rooftops at sunset starring DJs I’ve never heard of so I was, of course, expecting more of the same. Within the thread was a link leading to a Harper’s Bazaar […]Read more "I Attended a Trendy Church Targeted Toward Millennials"
As of last night, I’ve successfully completed four weeks of Nike Training Club. For those of you who know me, that’s quite a feat considering how much I loathe working out unless it requires a yoga mat, mellow tunes, some candles and bare feet. After four intense but awesome weeks, I am hooked. Over the summer, Jonelle, […]Read more "Getting Fit, Getting Strong with Nike Training Club"
I recently enrolled in a 4-week “Essential Burlesque Series” offered by The New York School of Burlesque, and yesterday was my first class. Yes, you actually read that correctly! One of my new coworkers asked if I was interested in taking the class with her. It only took me about 10 minutes to consider it until […]Read more "I’m Taking a Burlesque Class"
Dear Single Boys of New York City, If you are interested in speaking with me at a bar, please do not begin the conversation by insulting my necklace and poking fun at my “oatmeal-colored socks.” Furthermore, I would advise that you not run off and immediately begin speaking with the next and nearest thing with […]Read more "An Open Letter to Single Boys of New York City"
Dear Ooey-Gooey, Cheesy Pizza, I’m sorry it has to end this way. I loved you. I really did. You were always so good to me. So satisfying. So filling. So delicious. From Friday night deliveries to drunken 4 a.m. slices, you were always there for me. I will certainly miss dining together at Paulie Gee’s and […]Read more "A Breakup Letter"
Not too long ago, my dear friend Lauren got engaged to her boyfriend Ken, who simply adores her. I remember when she told me they went ring shopping. We both knew it was only a matter of time before he would pop the question. Today she visited the city for a bridal consultation at J. […]Read more "Wedding Dress Shopping"
Admittedly, Brooklyn According to Jana has been rather quiet lately. Summer in the city is in full swing, and I’ve spent most of June enjoying a month of music among other exciting things (wink!). Living in NYC has spoiled me in certain ways. I have access to some of the world’s best entertainment at little […]Read more "A Month of Music"