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"
I’ve toyed with the idea of blogging about my encounters with dating in New York City for some time now. I usually reserve the post-date scoop for my sister, my girlfriends and sometimes my guy friends because I think they enjoy having a good laugh at my expense. Alas, I decided it was time to reveal […]Read more "Brief Encounters with Dating in New York City"
I generally don’t use my blog as an outlet to rant and rave. It’s not often that I rant, rave, rant and rave, rant or rave, rave while ranting, rant while raving… OK, I’ll stop, this is too fun. Anyway. There are some rules and common courtesy practices that New Yorkers, and human beings in […]Read more "Let’s Practice Common Courtesy"
I shamelessly admit that today’s national holiday prompted this post. Valentine’s Day holds various meanings for different people. The hopeless romantics savor every last ounce of its love-induced thrill and the seemingly insecure singles hide behind its apparent dreadfulness. This year I happily fall somewhere in the middle. All around the city, gentlemen clutch bouquets […]Read more "Love Today and Every Day"