NO ONE DOES IT LIKE MOM

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If you read nothing else on this blog besides this post, you will die a happier person. Everyone loves the feeling of independence. Leaving home, going off the college, for most, moving as far away as possible and finally determining your own life. As great as that might be, and as much as you might embrace … Continue reading

CHEAPEST BREAKFAST IN NEW YORK

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Didn’t your mother ever tell you to eat breakfast? I don’t know about you, but the second I wake up, my metabolim turns into a 17 year old male football player I am ready to eat a three course meal. Attractive I know. And for those of you living on a diet of cigarettes, adderol … Continue reading

I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE

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East Village Radio is a New York staple. A New York staple I had never heard of until recently. So I figured, if I had never heard of this legendary institution, some of you out there may not have either. Now please forgive me if this is old hand news to you, but for everyone … Continue reading

EAT YOUR HEART OUT

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When you are a poor and hungry college student it is a simple pleasure to pretend you have money. Even if it is only for an hour or two. Everyone needs a break once in a while, so why not treat yourself to that “I am a real person” feeling while still paying the “I … Continue reading

AND THEN THERE’S NEW YORK SKINNY

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New York City is to beautiful people as LA is to aspiring actors. Admittedly, half of those New York beauties are also aspiring models, but on the whole – New York is a pretty attractive place. Here, obesity is a foreign concept – I mean, the apartment sizes really restrict any sort of abnormal weight … Continue reading

CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN

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New York is the deli capital of the world. Bodega, corner store, convenience shop – what ever you want to call it, cheap sandwichs and food are a small step away at most moments in time. LaBagel Delight is no exception. As the name suggests, it sells bagels (amoungst other things.) From the outside it … Continue reading

IF THE SHOE FITS…IT’S TOO EXPENSIVE

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Discount malls, outlet stores and bargain basements scare me to death. Century 21 is like hell on earth and the thought of having to dig through a pile of clothes in between five other hungry and possessed women makes me feel slightly ill. So needless to say, although I love me a good bargain, there … Continue reading

THERE AIN’T NOTHING LIKE A HOUND DOG

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New Yorkers love their dogs. Point blank. The thing that I never understood when I came here though – was why, in the city with a reputation for the meanest people and the smallest apartments, did everyone’s hearts melt when it came to four legged companions? Then it hit me. In a city where people … Continue reading