The most beloved Queen has achieved another miraculous milestone: her 90th birthday. The people of Great Britain are not holding themselves back in their celebration of Elizabeth II - cheering crowds, a gun salute, and celebrations across the nation.
Spring break is long gone, meaning you can head to Miami Beach without the swarm of college aged kids. Miami is in the beginning stages of becoming culturally relevant again. Aside from Art Basel, there's a lot of impressive new restaurants that just opened, Wynwood is becoming a cool art haven, and the parties are plenty no matter what hotel backyard you walk into.
Close your eyes and picture the following: NOT brunching at Jack's Wife Freda this weekend. Why yes! There are in fact dozens of other restaurants in Soho to dine at, whether al fresco or not. Following are some of our favorite Italian, Mexican, Australian, and New American spots in Soho that we argue are vastly under-Instagrammed for their worth.
Listen, we're as wary (and weary) of the whole Eat, Pray, Love fantasy as any good New York cynic, but travelling really is good for the soul...or something. With summer Fridays approaching, now's the time to plan even a mere weekend trip away, or if you're feeling adventurous, a week or two abroad. Here's the thing, though: book it alone.
Beyoncé was right. Girls really do run the world. Move over Andrew Jackson, it's Harriet's turn to shine bright on the front of the twenty dollar bill. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced plans today to keep Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill (thanks to the epic success of the Broadway musical) but to knock off Andrew Jackson from the front of the $20 bill in favor of Harriet Tubman.
We all already know that Miley is a classified 'ganja goddess' and Snoop Dogg the king. But did you know that Oprah was also a member of team #420blazeit at one point in time? Apparently more of our celeb friends are part of this motley crew of "inhalers" (*nudge* President Obama) than we initially expected, but luckily for them, this hobby is rather non-exclusionary and instead promotes 'getting together and feeling alright'.
Only Marc Jacobs could host a blowout dance party that has everybody talking - without even showing up himself. It's OK, Marc, we felt your presence. Last night, Old School Gym in Soho turned into a full-on freak-fest (à la Jacobs' spring 2016 circus at Ziegfeld Theatre) to celebrate the launch of the designer's new eyewear collection.
4/20. The holiday that was started by a group of high school pot smokers who met secretly after school to light up. The now infamous holiday has morphed into an all-day event, starting with the wake and bake. Inevitably, the munchies will set in and you'll have strange cravings for foods as if you were a pregnant lady. If you get so high that you can't decide what you want to munch on, we've taste tested 12 options that will satisfy any sweet or salty craving you might have later today.
As the legalization of weed moves closer to the forefront of politics, more and more of us are coming out of the cannabis closet and lighting up proudly. Even the most fashionable among us take time to blaze, albeit in the chicest way possible. Click through for 10 high-end (pun intended) smoking accessories fit for stylish stoners.
Cannabis use and alcohol may have once only crossed paths at a high school party or a college-dorm rager. Unfortunately, in those experiences you might have been met with a flat, warm beer or an unknown mixture of jungle juice. Although these times haven’t passed for many, those of us who have refined our palate tend to appreciate the finer tastes of life.