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"
I couldn’t be more excited about welcoming in a new year. Happy belated 2014 to all of my family, friends and readers! Wishing you happiness, success and joy all year long. Although I currently have a cold or maybe the flu (hooray!), I’m glad that 2013 is behind me. I celebrated the new year in […]Read more "Welcoming in a New Year"
If you checked my recent Google search history, you’d most definitely find “how to steam vegetables,” “how to steam vegetables without a steamer basket” and “how to cut asparagus.” Life after a juice cleanse has made me aware of a couple of crucial things: I’ve apparently never steamed vegetables sans microwave in my 27 years […]Read more "Life After a Juice Cleanse"
I’ll start this post with a confession: I emptied 1/3 of my Spirul G green juice into the drain last night. I couldn’t bear to take the last sip. I hope I haven’t let you down. Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way, I woke up this morning thinking I’m SO over this […]Read more "Juice Cleanse: Day Three"
I’ve practically made it through Day Two of my three-day juice cleanse. This morning I woke up feeling energized and, dare I say, pretty darn great following a nice relaxing bath and deep sleep. I picked up my second round of six juices, and because I was having such trouble drinking the greens, I substituted […]Read more "Juice Cleanse: Day Two"