Dust is a serious problem in New York City. Like it or not all denizens of the Big Apple are confronted with a grim and unrelenting reality – the dust stops here.
I have heard about the health benefits of fish oils for some time but never realized that what we are talking about here is Cod Liver Oil.
This year the gift emphasis should be on distinctive, affordable and thoughtful as opposed to glitzy and over-the-top. Here, then, is the gentleman’s guide to gifts that will resonate long after the initial flush of wrapping paper and excitement are over. Nothing elicits a smile like crafted artisanal cheese produced farm-fresh in upstate New York <... >
I bumped into the celebrity stylist Gary Evans at Game 6 of the World Series in the Bronx recently. Gary was attending the decisive game of the Yankee’s 27th World Series Championship, and late night after-party, as a guest of the Steinbrenner family because he styles the hair of Jennifer Swindal Steinbrenner, the baseball and <... >
Sunbeam first pioneered 3-way beating action mixers in the 1930’s henceforth revolutionizing mixing for generations of bakers and chefs around the globe. In fact, the Mixmaster may well have been the most popular kitchen appliance of the 20th Century. Today the Sunbeam Mixmaster models have the same art deco elegance, styling and rugged die-cast metal <... >
1800 Tequila has come up with a brilliantly creative limited-edition collection of Essential Artists bottles selected from over 15,000 online submissions from artists across the country. In the second year of Essential Artists program, 11 of the designs were selected from submissions and one from a “celebrity artist” designed by the Obama “hope” artist Shepard <... >
(Editor’s note: Mr. Sprogis is the founder of b.cause, and manager of Warren Tricomi Salon in Greenwich, CT) Kenneth Cole is my idol. We both believe in the idea that businesses can be a powerful force for social change. For him, that means using ad campaigns and marketing initiatives to bring attention to social causes. <... >
DennyMike’s ‘Cue Stuff I’ve always loved barbeque but never really sought out sauces or rubs to use in cooking. I never wanted to spend the money because I had figured out that all I needed was a good amount of ketchup and some vinegar, and whatever else I could find in the kitchen, to make <... >
A unique luxury line of grooming products debuts the U.S. this fall after a successful UK launch. Kyoku for Men makes the grade for its singular characteristics and exotic origins with natural elements native to a small village in Japan. Yazuri Hara, the “village of long life” boasts a 10 percent population that is over <... >
One could imagine a fight song for this progressive company: “We make shoes and bags from the waste of the world! We make shoes and bags from renewable stuff! We make Simple Shoes sense and so should you!” And this jig could go on for quite some time because of the truly amazing array of <... >