Celebrate #NationalStrawberryDay with the Perfect Cocktail

February 27th marks National Strawberry Day so why not celebrate?! Strawberry Fields 1 ¾ parts Reyka Vodka ½ part Rhubarb Art of The Age ¾ part Lime juice ¾ part Black peppercorn syrup* 1 ½ part fresh Strawberry juice 4-6 Mint leaves Top soda Glass: Collins Garnish: Strawberry Slice   Combine ingredients. Shake and double…

Actress Leesa Rowland Launches Animal Ashram at Serafina

NEW YORK, NY – Actress and Author Leesa Rowland announced the establishment of her new Non-Profit Organization known as “Animal Ashram” at an exclusive reception held on February 9, 2016, at Serafina Restaurant in New York City. The event was attended by socialites and well known animal advocates sharing the common goal of equality among…

Healthy Smoothies… That Don’t Taste Healthy

These delish smoothie recipes are easy to make, healthy, and actually taste great – get your greens and stay hydrated! Savory Banana Coconut 1 banana Handful for strawberries 2 tbsp of peanut butter 1 tbsp of chia seeds 2-3 tbsp of coconut flakes 1 cup of almond milk Almond Butter Probiotic 1 banana Handful of blueberries…

Fighting Winter Skin

It’s cold, then hot, then snowing then summer! This winter anything goes and our skin is taking the hit. These products are sure to help – from sensitive skin, dry skin, to combination skin. Erborian – Solid Cleansing Oil What it is: A transforming makeup remover balm cleanser enriched with seven Korean herbs to whisk away impurities…

NYFW 2016 Highlights with Chic Sketches

Featuring the trendiest, ready to wear, looks from Tadashi Shoji, BCBG Max Azria, Rachel Zoe, and Reem Acra NYFW Fall 2016 shows. Chic Sketch artist, Emily Brickel Edelson, has captured these fashionable looks head to toe! Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2016 BCBG Max Azria RTW Fall 2016 Reem Acra NYFW Fall 2016 Rachel Zoe RTW Fall 2016…

Exhibit: Through the looking glass 2.0 by Leah Tinari

Opening reception  Friday March 4th, 7pm –10pm Exhibit open March 4, 2016 through March 30, 2016 Castle Fitzjohns Gallery, 98 Orchard st, NY, NY10002 For a span of thousands of years up until the beginning of the 20th century, artists held the keys to the only form of visually recording happenings staged or otherwise in…

Brooklyn Museum – Art of Yoga feat. Dana Flynn and String Trio

WHEN – Saturday, February 27, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (EST) – Add to Calendar WHERE – Brooklyn Museum – 200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11238 – View Map  All experience levels are welcome; just remember to bring you mat and some water. And leave time after the session to explore the museum; admission…

Where to Watch the Oscars in NYC

Treadwell Park, Upper East Side In celebration of the Oscars, Treadwell Park, the craft beer hall, will be serving the “Champagne of Beers”, Deus Brut des Flandres available for $15 a glass. The beer bubbly will be paired with a selection of oysters and savory hors d’oeuvres.  Guests will also have the opportunity to fill out voting ballots to guess the…

National Margarita Day!

Smoke and Fire Margarita ¾ part Ancho Reyes ¾ part Montelobos Mezcal ¾ part Milagro Silver Tequila 1 part Fresh Lime Juice ½ part Agave Nectar Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker. Add ice, shake, and double strain over fresh ice into the glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.

Mario Puzo’s ‘Godfather’ sold for $625,000

Monumental 45-box archive spanning 50 years, ten books, and nine screenplays and featuring the author’s handwritten novel and script work on ‘The Godfather’ BOSTON, MA – ( February 18, 16 ) An archive originating from the estate of author Mario Puzo sold for $625,000 according to Boston-based, RR Auction. A highlight of the collection is Godfather I…

City Gala 2016 – Richard Branson Jumps off Stage!

Sir Richard Branson jumped off the stage and down into the crowd after his keynote speech at City Gala 2016 to take selfies with guests. Los Angeles (February 17, 2016) – Sean “Diddy” Combs hosted the City Gala 2016 (www.CityGala.org), a fundraiser following The 58th GRAMMYs® on Monday, February 15, 2016, at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles….