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  • 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
  • Hero in Disguise

    You can’t walk around the city for long without seeing something that makes you say, “Only in New York.” This beautiful...

    Sarah RizkallaNovember 9, 2012
  • I. Don’t. Like. Mexican. Food.

    There, I said it.  Those five little words. Five little words that when used in combination with each other have elicited some...

    Ugonna OnyekweOctober 30, 2012
  • The Meet-Cute

    A meet-cute is that beautiful moment in a rom-com when a future couple meets for the first time and you just...

    Sarah RizkallaOctober 26, 2012
  • Going Nowhere Fast

    Here’s the thing with buses…they suck. There are few things more annoying than having to rely on a bus to get...

    Ugonna OnyekweOctober 23, 2012
  • Will the Real Gentlemen Please Stand Up

    Last Saturday night, I went to a club with some friends. I’ve never been a fan of clubs, but every now...

    Sarah RizkallaOctober 19, 2012
  • All In A Day’s Work

    One of the good things about living in New York is that most of the time you live in an apartment...

    Ugonna OnyekweOctober 16, 2012
  • Hey, You!

    What’s in a name? A lot.  Your name is one of the first things to identify you. Imagine if Barack Obama...

    Sarah RizkallaOctober 12, 2012
  • Oh, This is How They Live

    I like to think I live a modest life. I am not rich, nor do I pretend to be. I live...

    Sarah RizkallaOctober 5, 2012
  • California Dreaming

    I don’t know if it was a sign of some sort that shortly after arriving in Southern California, I was hit...

    Ugonna OnyekweOctober 2, 2012
  • My Furry Beloved

    Dear reader – Around a year ago (September 20th to be exact), I wrote the below as an ode to my...

    Sarah RizkallaSeptember 28, 2012
  • “Hey, Aren’t You…?”

    Being mistaken for someone else is always an interesting experience. It’s only ever one of three things: super awkward, super annoying,...

    Ugonna OnyekweSeptember 27, 2012
  • Is He Or Isn’t He?

    Living in New York requires a lot of sacrifice. For many of us, we rely on public transportation as opposed to...

    Sarah RizkallaSeptember 21, 2012
  • The Subtle Art of the Name Drop

    Let’s be honest, we’ve all done it at one point or another. As distasteful as it can often be, no one...

    Ugonna OnyekweSeptember 18, 2012
  • A New York Minute With Musicians: Humming House

    There’s no use trying to pigeonhole Humming House. You could call them a Bluegrass / Folk / Americana / Classical /...

    Sarah RizkallaSeptember 17, 2012
  • Pampering The New York Minute Way

    My friend Karen and I have a lot in common, and one of the things I enjoy about our friendship is...

    Sarah RizkallaSeptember 14, 2012
  • Amateur Food Porn

    The first thoughts that stream through my mind in the morning are what food creations are going to be in my...

    Sarah RizkallaSeptember 13, 2012
  • It’s A Dog’s Life

    I had to say goodbye to my dog again for another extended period of time as I left London to return...

    Ugonna OnyekweSeptember 11, 2012