They say there’s something for everyone in NYC. But despite the seemingly endless array of possibilities, there are still empty spaces that not everyone else may spot. In a city that has almost everything, what do you do when you notice one? You fill it. You bring into this world whatever you feel is missing. … Continue reading WHAT WILL YOU CREATE? 💎
Let’s dish it out. Despite the popular saying, talk ain’t cheap. The ability to express yourself and fully communicate your feelings, desires, and boundaries, is one of the most important skills you’ll hone in your 20s. From telling your partner what you need, to asking for new opportunities at work, to breaking a difficult truth to … Continue reading CAN’T WE JUST TALK? 👋
Summer is a great time for easy living — sun in your face, wind in your hair, nights that go on forever. But it’s an even better time to stir up some trouble. 😉 You heard us right. There’s no better time to make a splash and be unapologetically you. Childhood. High School. College. Our … Continue reading WHAT ARE YOU STIRRING UP? 😜
When life gives you lemons…. In New York, in our first decade of adulthood, life rarely goes easy on us. Between career setbacks, surprise breakups, and money issues, sometimes the only certain thing is…failure. When it all tumbles down, the only way forward is to get back up again and again, stronger and wiser each … Continue reading READY TO GO AGAIN?
Big summer energy. Say it with us, because that’s the kind of summer we’re all aiming for. With the million fun things we want to RSVP to (al fresco brunches, rooftop parties), it’s the perfect time to think about what draws out your prime energy. What is it you do to recharge yourself physically, mentally, … Continue reading CAN YOU KEEP UP? ⚡
It’s finally spring, y’all! Whether you’re doing some spring cleaning or day drinking (or both) we’re all embracing the changing season. In a city like New York, change is the only constant. We’re trendsetters living in a melting pot of influences. The one thing that never goes out of style is your sense of self, … Continue reading WHEN WILL MY REFLECTION SHOW WHO I AM INSIDE?
Real talk. Money. We all love spending it, especially in NYC. The flip side of money though? Taxes, compensation discussions, and personal finances…can we pass on that? Let’s not. Because even though managing your finances isn’t fun or sexy, it’s the foundation on which you can build the fun and sexy. With the right mindset, … Continue reading BALLIN’ ON A BUDGET? 💸
Roses are red, violets are blue, Consumerism isn’t yet dead, Let’s enjoy this made-up holiday too! Whether you’re “Crazy In Love” or “Feeling Myself,” Valentine’s Day has got us in the mood to wear our hearts on our sleeves and spread the joy. Grab a loved one and let them know how you feel loud … Continue reading ARE YOU THERE, CUPID? IT’S ME… 💘
One of the biggest things New Yorkers have in common is that most of us are not from New York. We come from all around the world, bringing with us foods, customs, fabrics and traditions that build up the foundation of what makes this city special. We also bring with us a collective sense of … Continue reading ARE YOU AWAY FROM “HOME”? 🏠
It’s a weird time of year. Holiday celebrations are history and the next long weekend is just slightly out of reach. Here we are, in 20-degree weather, constantly battling these New Year’s resolutions we’ve set for ourselves and our desire to curl up into a ball and hibernate for the rest of winter. We’ve positioned … Continue reading HOW ARE THOSE RESOLUTIONS STICKING FOR YA? ✔️
Olá, salaam, namaste, 你好… hello 2019! A new year means the rare chance for a fresh, clean slate. Our 400-year-old metropolis — home to souls from every culture and every circumstance — has truly seen it all, yet every single day, New York is a new adventure for people coming from all over the world. … Continue reading THANK U, NEXT (YEAR) 🎊
‘Tis the season! Whether you’re decorating a Christmas tree, lighting candles for Kwanzaa, getting cozy for Winter Solstice, or sharing latkes with family, holiday cheer is all around us. The hot cocoa is flowing, “All I Want For Christmas” is playing, and the entire city is twinkling with lights. This city is usually about the 24/7 … Continue reading DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR? 🔔
It’s officially winter in NYC. As the weather gets colder and the streets get slushier, we quickly realize that the end of the year is nearing — but it’s not too late to make the most of these last few weeks. Between grad school rejections, failed relationships and career setbacks, we’ve all had a hard … Continue reading WHAT’S MADE YOU STRONGER? 💪
The air is crisp, the leaves are changing color, and there seems to be a pumpkin-spiced something around every corner. It might not feel like it yet, but there’s plenty to be grateful for — squeezing through subway doors that just mysteriously re-opened, running into an ex on a good hair day, or finding a dollar in … Continue reading LET’S GET THIS PUMPKIN BREAD 🍞
The one big perk of being in your 20s? The right to vote. The right to stand up for your political beliefs — no matter what they may be — and have your voice heard. As young adults living in this wild world, it’s hard to know what the future holds. If you have the … Continue reading MAKE YOUR MARK ☑️
Every Halloween, our childhood fears roam the streets — whether it’s spiders, ghosts, or the impending nuclear apocalypse. We might be all grown up now, but our 20s can go from dream to nightmare in a New York minute. After all, the city is a breeding ground for a whole new set of fears: getting … Continue reading READY TO FACE YOUR FEARS? 👻
Summer is officially over and fall is in full swing, but aren’t you already looking forward to another break? The endless opportunities, 24-hour nightlife, and something around every obscure corner can be exciting — and exhausting. Especially with the weather changes and seasonal affective disorder (SAD) settling in, it’s important to take some time for … Continue reading IT’S OK NOT TO BE OK 🌱
Let’s be candid. 20s to be started as a runner-up graduation speech, evolved into conversations about the college-adulthood transition, before giving voice to a new generation of 20-somethings. It’s fitting that we’re launching our first issue in the fall, the season of transitions. Going back to school? Starting a new gig? Busting out your new … Continue reading IT’S ABOUT TO GET REAL ⚡
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