5 Best Moments at the 68th Emmy Awards

In my house growing up, awards season was a big deal. We’d congregate in my mom’s room; our hands filled with snacks and ballots. We’d … Read the rest



8 Best NYC movies to Welcome Fall

One of the most memorable lines from any NYC movie is an anonymous Tom Hanks asking anonymous love Meg Ryan, ” Don’t you love New … Read the rest



11 Back to School Essentials to buy at the 99 cent store

The other week my soon to be sister-in-law was sharing with me the back to school preparations that were taking place in the house. Everywhere around … Read the rest



6 Reasons to stay Local on Labor Day Weekend in NYC

Typically in the summer months, and especially during holiday weekends, there are more New Yorkers off the island, than on it. And I used to … Read the rest



Get Buzzed this fall: Mega Melitta Coffee Giveaway

We’re approaching one of my favorite months of the year. September welcomes crisper weather, sweaters, leggings, school supplies, pumpkins and falling leaves. But it also … Read the rest



Manhattan Monthly: 10 Ways to Enjoy the End of Summer

Most people think of NYC in summer, and automatically think rental cars, beach vacations, and Hamptons getaways from the humidity and pollution of the city. … Read the rest



The Big Chill: 6 ways to stay cool in NYC for free in a Heatwave

It wasn’t always easy to stay cool in NYC. In the old days of Stuyvesant Town, (and I know, because I’m what you would call, … Read the rest



BeeFIVE: 5 Things ~ A Celebrity Bride Guide for Real Life

Most of us could only dream of having anything that resembles a celebrity wedding. And some of us could care less about that fact. But … Read the rest



5 Beach Reads from Best Selling Female Mystery Writers

Ever since Gillian Flynn brought Gone Girl from her mind, to paper, then from paper to big screen, more and more female mystery writers have … Read the rest



BeeFIVE: 5 Things ~ Lazy Summer Weekend Ideas

Summer is jam packed with activities, whether you’re single, a couple, or a family. This summer, the theme that stands out for our home is … Read the rest