A good cocktail will lift your spirits. And when you make them yourself, you feel like a bawse. Instead of doing your normal weekend routine of brunching in a restaurant, how ’bout you bring the brunch to your friends and make it yourself. Mimosas and bellinis are old news; it’s time for an upgrade. Summer cocktails are easy to make. An intimate brunch date is more memorable, and you’ll be known as the chick who makes great drinks. What’s better than that? Here are five summer cocktail recipes easy to make for your best girlfriends!
It’s BBQ season and, girl, are we hungry. Getting invited to a cookout might be one of the top five joys of summer, so being a gracious guest is a must. You don’t want to be the person people whisper or clutch their pearls about. Here are the do’s and don’ts of BBQ etiquette.
Food — it’s what summer in NYC is all about. There’s a festival every single weekend (and even some during the week), so you’ll never be without a full belly. Here’s our top five NYC summer festivals to try this season!
We’ve all stuck it out somewhere when we know we shouldn’t have. Not to get all #SuperSoulSunday on you, but you know this can be extremely detrimental to your mind, body, and spirit. Whether it’s a relationship, a job, or whatever situation, there are signs and gut feelings you go through to tell when it’s time to go.
When it comes to the best movies you could ever see, there’s really only one criteria for loving a movie (in my book). If you can practically quote the entire script and apply it to different areas in your everyday life, you’ve got a great movie on your hands. Let’s take a look at the top 10 black movies you must watch (at some point in your life).
Living in New York City is no joke. Unless you look in my bank account, you’re allowed to laugh this one time. Everything is more expensive here (for no good reason, either). The most basic of household goods will have you looking at your Target receipt thinking that you just dropped a dime on whichever designer-of-the-month is popping.
Let me tell you, you’ve never experienced pure joy until your friend lets you borrow their EBT card so your broke ass can get some groceries. This is the part when you to the heavens and thank Jesus, Buddha, Allah — all them — because you can get a meal.
But in case this doesn’t happen to you, here are five places to eat in NYC when you’re broke.