What Gifts to Bring to Your Thanksgiving Hostess

Thanksgiving is tomorrow and you don’t have a gift! Too busy with work, school – LIFE! But fear not, this last minute hostess gift guide is sure to get you an invite back next year. Matter & Home’s Balance Candle This candle is designed to create a state of balance in one’s life. From work…

Holiday Gift Guide, Something For The Women in Your Life

It’s that time of the year – sparking lights up on lamp posts, coffee with a peppermint kick, and shopping for everyone special in your life… is just has hard as always! Luckily, we’ve put in the work for you and made it simple. Whether you’re looking for your sister, best friend, or the always…

Celebrate ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ Day by Breaking Out Your Slow Cooker

Did you know that November 8th is Chicken Soup for the Soul Day?  In honor of mind and body wellness, MaryAnn Jones and Deanna Durso of Wear your Wellness and Thrive Naturally have shared their delicious and organic recipe with New York Rag! Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Soup Ingredients 1 lb package organic chicken tenders 1 large onion, diced…

PHOTOS: Decoration & Design Building’s Fall Market With Amy Astley, Martha Stewart, Brian Sawyer

New York’s Decoration & Design Building hosted the design industry’s leading tastemakers and influencers during their two-day Fall Market this month. The wealth of knowledge and panelist expertise inspired audiences. The event’s Keynote speakers covered pertinent topics centered around the theme “The Power of Storytelling,” sharing the ways in which they harness the power of their unique tales to…

Where to Shop for Home Décor & Gifts in NYC

New York City is full of various tastes in homes, from SoHo lofts, West Village townhouses, to Upper East Side luxury apartments. Luckily, regardless of your taste, there is no shortage of home design inspiration whether you’re looking for tradition tasteful or modern chic. These are our favorites stores to furnish your space or get a…

October is Here and These Spooky Cocktails Will Get You in the Halloween Spirit

Happy Halloween! Well, almost. Summer is finally starting to fade away and before everyone gets all Christmas-ed out, lets enjoy our favorite scary holiday. To get you in the mood, we’ve rounded up some delicious cocktails with a delightfully haunted twist. So, put on those costumes and enjoy (responsibly)! Texan Morgue-A-Rita Created by Masa Urushido…

New Fitness Class in Roslyn, NY That is Raising the Barre

As a dancer and fitness fanatic, I’ve chosen a path where shortcuts aren’t particularly an option – not if I want to reach the pinnacle of success and sustainable health. There is no way to become a ballerina without attending class five days a week. If you miss your tap sounds, you’ve got to practice….

4 Ways To Celebrate National Yoga Month

September is national yoga month and that’s just another wonderful excuse to immerse ourselves in some new technique, peaceful meditation, and fitness knowledge. Here are a few ways to enjoy a yoga filled September! Take It Outside September is that beautiful time of the year New Yorkers can enjoy the outdoors without melting away or…

Listing: Free Yoga Classes at The High Line Hotel’s Historic Refectory

The popular yoga series in the hotel’s historic venue will feature expert instructors from Modo Yoga NYC and Yogamaya.   The High Line Hotel has announced new dates for its popular Yoga in the Refectory series. The classes will take place in the hotel’s historic Refectory on September 18th and 25th (starting at 6:30 pm) and will feature expert yogis…

End Summer On A High Note With These Delicious DIY Cocktails

With Labor Day weekend quickly approaching, summer is winding down and our thoughts become filled with shorter days, crisp Autumn nights, and pumpkin-spiced everything. But before you cozy up with a Hot Toddy by the fire, savor the rest of sun season with these icy beverages fit for any summertime soiree. Chambord, a French black…