Vegan Beauty Products

Author, Actress, & Animal Activist Leesa Rowland’s Vegan Beauty Tips for a Beautiful Summer “Life is full of choices and living a cruelty-free life is the best choice I have ever made. There is plenty to eat without eating animals, plenty to wear without wearing animals and plenty of entertainment without exploiting animals. My choice is…

Wearing All Black, All Summer

New Yorkers love their black with a little black, and a side of black. But, we still like to look summery! Here are the best black summer finds to keep you cool, without having to stray from your beloved black. Nasty Gal – Bar Bar Away Lace Bralette – $48.00 Festival season anyone? Urban Outfitters – Sol Sana Rudey Studded Heel…

Patio Season in NYC

Refinery Rooftop – Midtown The Refinery Rooftop is the crowning jewel of the Refinery Hotel, a rooftop bar and lounge featuring over 3,500 square feet of cinematic views of the Manhattan skyline and Empire State Building. The Refinery Rooftop’s signature cocktail list, developed by Alex Ott, focuses on natural ingredients paired in surprising and refreshing combinations. Concoctions rooted in…

Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy in NYC

On Wednesday, June 8, 2016 Forbes hosted the fifth annual Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy in NYC. The theme of the day was “Moonshots — Big Bets for Social Change.”  This exclusive event brought together 200 of the world’s leading philanthropists, social entrepreneurs and business leaders for a critical discussion on how to apply wealth and resources…

Hamptons: Farm To Fork Gala | July 9

  This years annual Farm to Fork Gala will be held at The Topping Rose House and will include cocktails, dinner, and dancing. The gala will have a special focus on the farm-to-table approach to cooking, emphasizing the use of fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Food Pantry Farm’s goal is to bring members of the community…

5 Tips To Lose Weight With Water

Make H2O your beverage of choice: Thanks to sugary sodas, juices, alcohol, and other beverages, Americans typically ingest about 500 liquid calories a day. Replacing those fluids with water not only helps your body stay hydrated, it can save calories and money and even help protect and clean your teeth. Jazz it up: If you think water…

Hamptons: A Night in Monte Carlo | June 25

The Retreat, East End’s only domestic violence services agency, will host its 21st annual signature fundraising event, All Against Abuse, on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the Ross School. Honorary committee includes Lorraine Bracco, Matthew Broderick, Kiran Gandhi, Ann Liguori, Susan Lucci, Chris Martin, Kaitlin Olson, Mercedes Ruehl, Jessica Seinfeld, Jerry Seinfeld, and Martha Stewart.  The theme…

Summer Travel Accessories

PODO Camera The Podo camera is the wireless, stick-anywhere (over and over) camera that helps you take the perfect shot. Just stick, shoot, and share! What you capture is up to you, not the length of your arm. No selfie-stick? No problem. Stick and re-stick Podo on the wall to enjoy your own portable photo booth….

Annabel Langbein’s Speedy Peanut Sauce

The absolute perfect finishing touch to spice up any meal prep or keep summer meals light and delicious. “I’m not claiming this recipe is in any way authentic, but having experimented with all sorts of long-winded alternatives I think it still comes up trumps for flavor. Use storebought peanut butter or make your own by…

Hamptons: Halsey House Gala | July 9

This neighborly lawn party takes place at Southampton’s oldest home, The Thomas Halsey Homestead. Guests will enjoy sunset cocktails amid a colonial landscape and herb garden and toast to the summer ahead in a patriotic atmosphere, while the food is locally sourced from our farms and bays. Spontaneous dancing on the grass is encouraged and…

Movie Mondays At Haven Rooftop All Summer Long

Join us at Haven Rooftop on Monday nights this summer for Summer Movie Mondays at 7:30pm beginning on June 6th! As part of the #HavenHowISummer series, Haven Rooftop will be transformed into an open-air movie theater.  The movie series themes will rotate monthly, starting with beach-themed movies, followed by musical-inspired flicks, and then in August a mix…

Brooklyn: One Crazy Summer Movie Celebration

Music Video Time Machine Presents 30th Anniversary Party to Celebrate The Movies of the Summer of 1986 New York, NY – June 2nd, 2016  –  “ONE CRAZY SUMMER” VIDEO DANCE PARTY To Feature Music Videos and Movie Trailers All Night, With Guests Competing in a Movie Character Lip Sync Challenge! Can you believe all the amazing…