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  • Beyonce’s Thighs Changed My Life

    After I graduated college, I moved in with my parents. This was years before it was the cool thing to do....

    Sarah RizkallaFebruary 8, 2013
  • An Insta Speaks a Thousand Words

    So you know how they say a picture is worth a thousand words? Well, if that’s the case then I clearly...

    Ugonna OnyekweFebruary 5, 2013
  • A New York Minute with Musicians: Sixpence None the Richer

    With all the success Sixpence None the Richer has had over the years, it would be easy for them to decide...

    Jon KarrFebruary 4, 2013
  • Calling All New Yorkers…Who Own Plaid?

    “I’ll have whatever is on tap.”  That is a statement we would never utter, for two different reasons. One of us,...

    Sarah RizkallaFebruary 1, 2013
  • Hip Hop Mariachi Train Dance

    Evidently, people have differing opinions of the subway in New York City.  However, wherever on the spectrum you may find yourself,...

    Ugonna OnyekweJanuary 22, 2013
  • Giveaway: Beer, Bourbon, BBQ! What Else Could One Want? Free Tickets? OK!!

    Could it be?? NYMM is doing ANOTHER giveaway?? Yes and YES!!! This time, we’re gonna do some drinkin and a LOT of eating....

    Sarah RizkallaJanuary 22, 2013
  • Heaven on Earth

    On a flight back from Mexico, my sister and I found ourselves on a plane so ancient and tiny it might...

    Sarah RizkallaJanuary 18, 2013
  • Talk to Strangers

    Before I ever set foot in New York, I heard of New Yorkers’ reputation of being rude.  “Don’t try to talk...

    Sarah RizkallaJanuary 11, 2013
  • Occupy Easy Street

    It doesn’t happen very often these days, but every once in a while, I venture to the nexus of the universe. ...

    Ugonna OnyekweJanuary 8, 2013
  • Love Stories Suck

    That’s the caption I caught spray-painted in Soho one afternoon. I made up a few assumptions about the “artist.”  For some...

    Sarah RizkallaJanuary 4, 2013
  • The Year of the 13th Floor

    Wake up everybody; not only is it a new day, it’s a new year! That’s the good news. The bad news...

    Ugonna OnyekweJanuary 1, 2013
  • Two Sides of the Coin

    On Tuesday, I celebrated my birthday. Yep, Tuesday. Also known as Christmas! Me and Jesus.  People are always surprised when they...

    Sarah RizkallaDecember 28, 2012
  • Best. Christmas. Gift. Ever!

    Yes, it’s Christmas Day, but we here at New York Minute Mag never take a day off, not even for Jesus! It could...

    Ugonna OnyekweDecember 25, 2012
  • The Stroller

    New Yorkers love unique restaurants. Some of my friends pride themselves on knowing “the best kept secret” in their neighborhood.  I...

    Sarah RizkallaDecember 21, 2012
  • Our Dirty Little Secret

    I have a confession to make; please don’t be quick to judge me. I am not particularly proud of it and...

    Ugonna OnyekweDecember 18, 2012
  • Where is the Love?

    In any relationship, you go through highs and lows. Hopefully, the better part of your time is spent on a love...

    Sarah RizkallaDecember 14, 2012
  • Ignorance is Bliss

    I go to the gym a lot. I like to work out. Being active has always been a big thing for...

    Ugonna OnyekweDecember 11, 2012
  • Barbershop Blues

    Recently I got a haircut that, let’s just say, I wasn’t too thrilled with. Now anyone who has left a barbershop...

    Ugonna OnyekweDecember 4, 2012
  • Google Maps Ruined My Life

    The night before Thanksgiving, I met up with a bunch of friends for a “family dinner.”  I thought this meant we’d...

    Sarah RizkallaNovember 30, 2012
  • ‘Tis the Season to be Pudgy

    Well, now that Halloween and Thanksgiving are officially in the bag, we are pretty much halfway through the Holiday season with...

    Ugonna OnyekweNovember 29, 2012
  • The Skinnier the Better?

    I can’t stay quiet about this any longer. I’ve held it in long enough. I’ve watched and waited…waited for it to...

    Sarah RizkallaNovember 23, 2012
  • No Parking

    Each time I end up having access to a car here in the city for any amount of time, I am...

    Ugonna OnyekweNovember 20, 2012
  • Princess in the Wild

    I am often referred to as a “Princess.” It’s usually because the world has not recognized my rightful place in high society; the...

    Sarah RizkallaNovember 16, 2012
  • The Magic Of The Movies

    I’ve been on a pretty good streak of movies the last few weeks: Argo, End of Watch, Seven psychopaths.  I don’t...

    Ugonna OnyekweNovember 13, 2012