The Zookeeper’s Wife: Jessica Chastain and Niki Caro Discuss War, Film, …

A few months ago I came across a great blog post on Messy Nessy Chic by Inge Oosterhoff about a zoo in Warsaw that gave shelter to Jews during World War II. The zoo’s operators, Jan Żabiński and his wife Antonina, faced a variety of hardships during the early years of the war. But Jan and Antonina had been involved…
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Keeping Up With The Winter Games

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Babbleboxx. The Winter Games are something of a tradition with my family. It all started one very cold day when we nestled in at a pizza shop and ended up watching the competition for hours. Since then snacking while watching people compete and perform incredible feats of human strength is an activity that we…
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Stax Ice Cream | 279 Grand St.

One of my favorite people in the whole universe, @nycfoodpuns, invited me to try out Stax with her – and of course I said yes (because who says no to ice cream and one of the coolest and punny-est people?). I’m one of those people that really enjoys cold things on cold days, I get ice cream cake in October,…
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Wagamama | 210 5th Avenue.

I was searching for photos from an interview I did over the summer when I stumbled on these. Back in December, I met my sisters after a three hour final for one of the last marketing classes that I took as an undergraduate. We wandered around the Madison Park area before I insisted that we seek shelter at Wagamama’s. Conveniently…
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Beauty Review: Orlando Pita Play

I had been lusting after the Orlando Pita Play collection for months when they finally, finally went on sale at Ulta for 50% off. While channeling my inner Tom Haverford, I picked up the Orlando Pita Play Ampli-Tint Color Depositing Hair Mask, Collateral Damage Leave In Concentrate, The Gloss Up Weightless Polishing Cream, and Recast Tinted Oil Spray Glaze. Ulta…
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