Monthly Archives: January 2016




Empellon Kitchen Table Is NYC's Next Essential Tasting Menu In his cookbook Tacos: Recipes and Provocations, chef Alex Stupak details his obsession with pineapple-garnished pork tacos in an essay called "The Agony and The Ecstasy of Al Pastor." The Mexican classic is "so rich with Maillard-reaction goodness," … Read more on […]

Empellon Kitchen Table Is NYC's Next Essential Tasting Menu



I Don't Buy Fast Fashion, & Apparently People Don't Like Me Because Of It My editor here at Refinery29 has resisted my persistent pitches on ethical fashion topics. Not because she's personally opposed to it, but because articles on ethical and sustainable fashion almost always get fewer clicks than fun […]

I Don't Buy Fast Fashion, & Apparently People Don't Like ...


Richard Lewis Event on 2016-05-12 20:00:00 Perhaps Mel Brooks put it best when he said,"Richard Lewis may just be the Franz Kafka of modern day comedy."   Lewis has taken his lifelong therapy fodder and carved it into a commanding, compelling art form. His early career as a standup brought him to the top of his ranks. Over time and through a variety of mediums, he broadened his exposure and more and more came on board to appreciate his brilliantly warped world.   The NY Times said, “This renowned comedian, often considered to be the heir to Lenny Bruce, is a master of long form storytelling who turns his endless neurotic energy into brilliant comedy.” Comedy Central has recognized Mr. Lewis […]

Richard Lewis


New Zealand's Hawke's Bay is prime dining, drinking destination The sleek building that houses the cellar and restaurant has regal white furniture and floor-to-ceiling windows that provide sweeping views of the Pacific. In the restaurant, Ashley Jones, a baby-faced Australian chef, has a relaxed approach to … Read more on […]

New Zealand's Hawke's Bay is prime dining, drinking destination



An Industrial Brooklyn Loft Is Transformed into a Modern Family-Friendly Home When the owners first moved into the three-bedroom apartment in a circa-1890 former printing press, they were still just a young couple more likely to prioritize comfort over design. Nine years—and two children—later, they knew it was time for […]

An Industrial Brooklyn Loft Is Transformed into a Modern Family-Friendly ...





Waiting Room Furniture Industry 2016 Global and China Market Research Report WiseGuy-Reports1198 The 'Global and Chinese Waiting Room Furniture Industry, 2011-2021 Market Research Report' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Waiting Room Furniture industry with a focus on the Chinese market. Read more […]

Waiting Room Furniture Industry 2016 Global and China Market Research ...


Monteverde review: Pasta love drives Sarah Grueneberg's West Loop restaurant That was my early reaction when I strolled into Monteverde. Though the dining room, which brackets a large pasta bar (more on that later) holds about 95 seats, the restaurant's popularity easily exceeds that. I'm 0-4 on my attempts to […]

Monteverde review: Pasta love drives Sarah Grueneberg's West Loop restaurant