Tag: nyc

Where Do Models Party in NYC? The Hottest Lounges Right Now

Despite their glamorous reputation, top models often find themselves juggling demanding schedules filled with photo shoots, runway shows, and endless fittings. While the allure of late-night clubbing may beckon to many, these fashion icons know that early call times and early mornings come with the territory. However, that doesn’t mean they miss out on the …

Local Trees of New York City

New York City, widely known as the concrete jungle, is home to a surprising diversity of trees that contribute to its urban ecosystem. From iconic street-lined sycamores to hidden gems in the city’s parks, these trees play a crucial role in beautifying the landscape, improving air quality, and providing habitats for various species. Additionally, understanding …

The Most Authentic French Restaurants in NYC

New York City is known for its diverse culinary scene, but when it comes to French cuisine, there are a few restaurants that stand out from the rest. These authentic French restaurants offer a taste of France right in the heart of the Big Apple, with classic dishes, impeccable service, and an ambiance that transports …

New Year’s Day Parade in Flushing

The New Year is a time to reflect on the past but most of all it’s a time to re-evaluate what you want to build for the future. Different cultures have different traditions to help celebrate the passing of another year. In America, probably the best known New Year’s tradition is kissing at midnight to signify with whom you will spend the rest of the year. Now there is a new American tradition especially for New Yorkers, the New Year’s Day Parade in Flushing.

Atelier Beauté Chanel in Soho

Perhaps the most enjoyable part of the evening was doing a blind “smell test” of all the Chanel perfumes. They were anonymously categorized by numbers and grouped by qualities such as floral, amber or woody. I eventually chose #6 from the soft amber category as my favorite although I had a hard time deciding. Fun fact: 50% of men choose a female perfume for themselves during this blind test.

5 Best Sustainable Restaurants in Manhattan, NYC

Regularly trying new “hotspots” is one of the best things about living in Manhattan. You’ll soon find that certain restaurants stand above the rest as far as taste, service and presentation. New Yorker’s love amazing dining experiences! Here’s your cheat-sheet list of spots to try on your next vacation, compiled by a local. If you care about sustainable agriculture and our planetary resources but still have a lust for delectable delights, read on to discover the top sustainable restaurants in Manhattan.

Top 10 Hidden Parks in NYC

The Great Hill is a great spot for a group picnic or a long-awaited birthday reunion. The Great Hill is located at the Northwest corner of Central Park.

Top 10 Casual Vegan Spots in NYC

Read below to find my list of the best casual dining vegan restaurants in town. Whether you fancy a creamy bowl of Macn cheese or a melted meatball parm sandwich, these casual vegan restaurants are sure to satisfy your cravings.

Non-Toxic Nails

Have you ever wondered why a typical nail salon smells so strongly of chemicals? The answer is simple: nail polish usually contains lots of harmful chemicals! Many of the common ingredients used are carcinogenic, such as formaldehyde. I would encourage you to limit the number of harmful chemicals that you apply to your body because …