Governor's Island Summer Events →
mascarah: theviesociety: Sunday, July 11: Meatopia: BBQ NYC, Noon – 5 PM The inaugural Meatopia event, hosted by famed food writer and Time columnist, Josh Ozersky along with Taste of Tribeca Co-Chair and Good Beer Month Founder, Jimmy Carbone and master pitmaster Robbie Richter of Fatty ‘Cue, will showcase 30+ top chefs and BBQ teams from New York City BBQ’ing local and sustainable meats for...
Burger King takes a gamble on brunch - CNN.com →
thedept: The “BK Mimosa,” a mixture of orange juice & Sprite, actually makes my stomach churn a bit when I think about it. instead of coming up with new stuff, they should just allow me to buy a croissanwich (my fav fast food breakfast EVER) until like, 2pm, on the weekends.
dieting was one thing when it was for a wedding that is still 5.5 months away. however, last night i found out that, due to my father and his crazy-ass multi-state life, i will have access to one severely KICK ASS beachfront condo (complete with view of manhattan skyline) pretty much every single weekend from July 1 on. diet re-starts NOW.
To fully understand Italy...
thecupcaketologist: …you must first understand Sicily. Ricotta almond cupcakes topped with vanilla bean and raw honey buttercream and sprinkled with torrone. Story and more, over on The Cupcaketologist. um, hi. i need these, like, 10 minutes ago.
whitewhine: There is no reason to sell frozen shrimp in any variety except “Raw, De-veined, De-shelled, Tail-less” -Whine by Andrew i wish i could say that i disagree, but Andy’s kinda right.
ohhleary: Call it. You’ll thank me later. whats supposed to happen? I called and when someone just said hello, i panicked and played the very obvious ‘sorry, wrong number’ game…
Stop Dog Barking with the Dog Silencer Pro - Safe,... →
why am i only finding out about this now??? our dog was an old man who had his share of problems, but barking was never one… However, when 2 other, much more vocal, dogs moved in on our floor, the overall tolerance for dogs and their issues seemed to decrease sharply. Had i known about this, perhaps the jackasses who complained about my non-barking dog to the co-op board wouldnt have been...
a junior high story - This Fish Needs a... →
so last month but i cant help it… i read this and i read the comments… and while i feel nothing but awful for Phoebe Price & her family (I, too, was a new girl in high school - a position which endears you to boys and destines you for outcast by other girls no matter where you are), and dont believe that bullies should be allowed to be mean without any consequence, i read this...
Select Brands Incorporated | Small Kitchen... →
i’m sure its very, very wrong that i want this, but too.damn.bad!
live. love. LOFT.: LOFT and What I Wore: Build... →
LOFT and What I Wore: Build Your Wardrobe, 1 piece 4 ways (This month, Jessica Schroeder (from What I Wore) will be guest editing on Live.Love.LOFT) WhatIWore: When I saw this dress in store, I breezed right past it and when the sales gal suggested it and put it in my dressing… this, right here, is why i need a stylist. I ran my ass all over loft last night and twice today and put...
officially over it (rant)
OH MY GOD. I GET IT. EVERYONE HATES WEDDINGS, HATES SHOWERS, HATES EVERYTHING. but you know what? if you hate it, then just dont come. its simple. DONT COME. DONT SEND A GIFT. DONT DO ANYTHING! its so freaking easy! I dont care what etiquette says - i dont expect anything from anyone. maybe i’ll be disappointed that you dont want to be there for this huge party that we’re...
didnt perez hilton like, invent, the word amazeballs? why do i keep seeing people using this word? are we really emulating perez hilton these days???
looking for a totally sweet totally homey BIG one-bedroom apartment (big enough to convert to 2) with POOL in hoboken? screw brooklyn - i’m moving to hoboken!!! (via tippyinnyc)
Losing Weight in the City: Why Blog Friends Are... →
Meghan had both a birthday AND an engagement to celebrate tonight, so I met her and some of her friends, including Katie! at 10 Bells, a very very cute little wine bar on the Lower East side. (Its entrance is so nondescript that I definitely walked past it a few times first.) “How do you… ha! so so so true… i have a friend who was MARRIED before her now-husband found out that...
The Minimalist - Summer Express - 101 Simple... →
Looks like Bittman was hijacked by Paula Deen for this one… a stick of butter??? 51 Put a stick of butter and a handful of pine nuts in a skillet. Cook over medium heat until both are brown. Toss with cooked pasta, grated Parmesan and black pepper.
Bootcut and Bell Bottom are Officially Back
thecooknook: Mary Kate and Ashley say so. Textile by Elizabeth and James (via Intermix) YES PLEASE! death to skinny jeans!
My Biggest Regret Ever →
interesting blog. except for the fact that i dont believe in regret… All of your choices & experiences got you to where you are today, so unless you don’t like your life, why would you regret any of them?
3 of the 78 or so people that i follow on here have jury duty today. is today national ‘bloggers at jury duty day’? if so, how come i didnt get the day off?