Paul Labrecque Salon – The Perfect Updo!

Ball and gala season is in full swing, and that means full-length gowns, picture-perfect makeup, and flawless hair. For this year’s Viennese Opera Ball at The Waldorf Astoria New York, we decided to put our locks in the hands of the experts at Paul Labrecque Salon.

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Bucket List Event – Carnevale in Venice, Italy

It’s always been on my bucket list to go to Carnevale in Venice (Carnevale di Venezia). It’s a centuries-old annual festival that ends the day before Ash Wednesday. Invitation-only balls, famed Venetian masks, outrageous costumes in the traditional Venetian style, musical events, and lots of parties make this one of the best events in Italy. It’s also one of the most unique Carnival celebrations in the world.

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Top 9 Oldest Steakhouses in NYC That You Must Try!

Don’t read this list if you’re hungry. I’ve found some of the best and oldest steakhouses in NYC that you need to try ASAP. Writing restaurant reviews gives me a lead on the best places to go to eat any type of food. When it comes to steakhouses there are a few that I am dying to try out. These old-school NYC Steakhouses are famous for their history, famous guests, and of course their delicious menu.

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Paris in Winter – It’s Actually The Best Time To Go

There are plenty of reasons to fall in love with the blue and gray hues of Paris in winter. I spent a full weekend doing so. Toasty French baguettes, warm hot chocolate in between your gloves, solo time with your favorite paintings at the Louvre. The secret’s out. Paris in the winter is the best time to go.

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Exploring The Louvre Museum | Paris, France

Sigh. What’s there to say about the Louvre? It’s wonderful, it’s great, it’s a behemoth of art. It’s also fascinating, exhausting, and daunting. What the Louvre is, is the largest museum in the world.

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Nicaraguan Restaurant in NYC – A Casa Fox

Finding a good Nicaraguan restaurant in NYC is next to impossible — they just don’t exist! Luckily for us, our good friend Aurora hails from Nicaragua, and was on the hunt for the classic South American cuisine of her home country.

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International Debutante Ball – An Affair to Remember

If the phrase “International Debutante Ball” brings to mind visions of young ladies coming out into society, dressed in long flowing gowns and white satin gloves, you’re not too far off. We’ll give you an inside peek at well-heeled New York society from this year’s International Debutante Ball, an affair to remember!

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Momofuku – Má Pêche NYC Restaurant Review

I’ve loved all of my experiences with Momofuku restaurants, so when I needed to find a restaurant in Midtown Manahttan for dinner plans, I jumped at the chance to try Momofuku Má Pêche. Má Pêche serves creative, Asian-tinged New American fare, and it lived up to the expectations I have come to expect…

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Singer Yaniza Doré Interview

We recently interviewed Yaniza Doré, a talented singer-songwriter whose new CD, Secrets, was recently released. We chatted about her sound, interests, challenges, and musical inspirations.

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Inwood, Mahattan – A World Above Central Park!

When deciding what to do on a summer day in Manhattan, one may consider a picnic in Central Park, rooftopping in the Meatpacking District, or walking the High Line in Chelsea. If taking the trek uptown to Inwood, Manhattan at the northernmost tip of the island has never crossed your mind,…

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The Delicious Chocolate Festival in Torino, Italy

The best week of the year is in Torino, Italy when they hold their annual Torino Chocolate Festival. It’s days of decadence, unapologetic indulgence, and endless free samples from some of the best chocolate makers from all over. There was no question that I had to go to this.

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The Quick & Dirty History of Halloween

Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays. But where did this celebration of all things spooky come from? Find out the fun history of Halloween, as told through festive pictures and some awesome Halloween costumes that Sara and I have donned throughout the years!

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