How fabulous is Kate Payne, author of the Hip Girl’s Guide to Homemaking, a blog and now a book? Yesterday the thoroughly modern housemistress invited us to the Brooklyn Flea in Williamsburg (gorgeous, btw), handed us $25 and told us to buy the grooviest home item we could find. The only catch: four other bloggers would be doing the same, and our merch would be judged against theirs in an online contest on Kate’s blog. The purchases have been logged and photographed, Kate’s blog post is up, and it’s a tight race. These other gals found some good stuff. But we’re in this here Broketucky Derby to win it, people. We’re not going to ask for your vote. We’re going to BEG for it. For the love of G-d, PLEASE pick number 3. Vote in the comments. Thank you.
Yes, having a bodega cat is not technically “legal,” but it’s not “legal” in the way that drinking wine in the park or bringing your dog into a bar isn’t legal, which is to say it’s an accepted form of New York life that no one minds so long as you don’t make a big […]
If this election is severely stressing you out, the solution isn’t to avoid the ballot box. It’s just to de-stress the way you always do: with beer, or a massage, or in this case, acupuncture. This Sunday, Oct. 30, there’s a donation-based acupuncture clinic “for politically induced anxiety, rage, insomnia, fear and trauma.” It’s being held […]
Ever wonder what it would be like if CBS comedy Two and a Half Men were set in Brooklyn? Dad Day, debuting this week on BRIC TV, will give you an idea as it follows an anxiety-ridden family man named James, his 5-year-old son Henry, and self-assured bachelor Craig as they navigate an ever-changing Brooklyn and the […]