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By Mallory Feeney It’s that time of the year again! Grab your friends, find your “Kiss me, I’m Irish” tee and work up an appetite for corn beef and cabbage, beer and all that can be green. Well, maybe going to a crowded bar where it takes an hour to order a Bud Light isn’t your idea of fun this year–so, why not host your own St. Patrick’s Day party? Read on for tips on how to make this St. Patty’s Day shindig the best yet! Decorations Like with any themed party, the theme will be lost sans decorations. There’s no need to break... CONTINUE READING 9



by Mallory Feeney Okay, deep breaths. Breathe in, breathe out. You’re thirty? How did that happen? Unlike the popular Rom-Com, 13 Going on 30, time travel is simply impossible. So, let’s focus on making this birthday your best yet. Who said the fun and excitement had to come to a screeching halt once you’ve left your twenties? And if you someone has... CONTINUE READING 13


Between running to the supermarket, decorating, being a perfect host, and making your game day run smooth, hosting your own super bowl party might have you pulling your hair out. Don't have a mental breakdown! We have tips, recipes, and easy DIY’s to make your game day event a hit! Let’s get started! Okay, begin by taking a deep breath. You’ve... CONTINUE READING 5


by Marcus Scott Times are tough, but that doesn’t mean you have to suffer the siege of the sads because you can’t afford to have a good time. Why go out when you can bring the party to you? BYOB parties are trendy — have been sense parties existed, really—and fun! You can either go chic or cheap: either way, its... CONTINUE READING 7


by Courtney A. Leiva Sure, you and the girls love painting the town red, but when was the last time you and your besties stayed in and planned a super fun girls night? To help you prep for the gossip, cocktails and so much memories, here’s ten of our girls night must-haves for one enjoyable evening. 1. Skinny Girl Prosecco Get the... CONTINUE READING 7


by Romy Roloff Baby, it's cold outside. Instead of being out and about in the streets trying to keep your face from frostbite, we think a much better alternative is to try an indoor activity. You might think staying in is boring, but we're here to prove you wrong. Here’s a roundup of the absolute best and most fun ways to... CONTINUE READING 10


by Mekishana Pierre It's a Vegan Thanksgiving! It's that time of year again: the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving in which you're measuring your loosest sweat pants, calculating the distance from your seat at the table to the nearest couch perfect for a post-dinner nap, and waging your bets for who is going to get the first concussion in Turkey Bowl. It's... CONTINUE READING 8


by Courtney A. Leiva If you're not the traditional turkey and stuffing kind of gal, not to fear, as each of these 14 scrumptious Thanksgiving alternatives bring you that allergy-friendly and guiltless option without sacrificing taste or flavor. From low-fat snacks to some serious gluten-free grub, prepare to sink your teeth into these yummy holiday must-haves. 1. Gardein Holiday Roast If you’re... CONTINUE READING 16


by Dominique Fernandez At some point in our lives, we'll all most likely be hosting our very first Thanksgiving. Scary, huh? It's the ultimate family-gathering and food-loving feast of the year, that we all practically crave once November comes around, but the process that leads up to the feast is a whole other story. Whether you’re... CONTINUE READING 15

Dia de los Muertos

- by Dominique Fernandez Día de los Muertos! Ever heard of that? Well, some of you might know this as ‘Day of the Dead.’ It is indeed a Mexican holiday, widely celebrated throughout the entire world, that takes place November 1st and 2nd, a.k.a. right after Halloween. Although this holiday’s main focus is to gather with your friends... CONTINUE READING 11

Best Haunted Houses and Events

NYC’s Best Haunted Houses and Events Everyone loves fall. Apple cider, pumpkin pie, crunchy colorful leaves under foot and Halloween! If Jason doesn’t scare you and you’re nonplussed by black cats crossing your path, take an alternative route to getting your goose bumps and adrenaline fix by braving a haunted house. 1. 1. Nightmare Killers 2 September 27th - November 2nd,... CONTINUE READING 9