Keep Cool!

Yet another scorching hot Spring day, with temperatures reaching 100+ and feeling like 108 degrees. This blog right here is about keeping cool and keeping your coolness, because with temperatures being so hot, people tend to lose their cool. Keeping CoolKeep electric lights off or turned down.Keep the drapes and blinds closed during the day, [...]

More Ways to Save Money

Buy a turkey and put it on iceTurkeys sold in the summertime are usually cheaper than the ones sold in November. You can freeze a turkey forever and it'll still taste the same. So start freezing your Thanksgiving turkey. Plan next year's Summer vacationPlan early and save money. You might have some missing moneyThe NAUPA [...]

Atlantic Avenue ArtWalk 2008

BROOKLYN’S FIFTH ANNUAL ATLANTIC AVENUE ARTWALKSaturday and SundayJune 7th & 8th, 20081-6pmFREE EventDIRECTIONS:(any train that takes you to Atlantic Avenue Terminal)Option: 2,3,4,5 trains to Atlantic AveneShowcases Established and Emerging Artists in Open Studios, Exhibits, Public Art Spaces and Local Merchants Along Historic Atlantic Avenue*For more information visit: BK Artwalk 2008*Fun Fridays*

PR Parade Weekend

Saturday, June 7, 2008Location:116th Street from Lexington to 2nd Ave.and 106th street to 122nd Street on 3rd AveNATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE, INC.BROOKLYN MUSICAL FESTIVALSaturday, June 07, 2008 – 12:00md –7:00pmMcCarren Park: (Lorimer St. & Driggs St.)Williamsburg-Brooklyn, NYOPEN TO THE PUBLIC2008 NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADESunday, June 08, 2008 – 11:00amOn Fifth Avenue, from 44th. [...]

Shakespeare in Central Park: Hamlet & Hair

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARKHamletMay 27 - June 29 HairJuly 22 - August 17 Delacorte Theater at Central park*For tickets visit: publictheater.org *Whatever Wednesdays*

The A-Team

According to Chud.com, The A-Team remake is in the works and Tyrese Gibson, is in talks to play Mr. T. He's also trying to figure out how he'll be able to fit The A-Team into his schedule while he's busy with Transformers 2. *For more information visit: Mr. T (Tyrese) *This information was taken from: [...]

Free Sunscreen

Banana Boat will be giving out free sunscreen samples.Today, June 3, 20086am - 5pmLocations:Central Park (Southeast and Southwest), Bryant Park, Times SquareUnion Square, Rockefeller Plaza, Grand Central, Penn Station and Wall Street *Just look out for tuxedo-looking butlers with giant yellow umbrellas *This information was obtained from: Metro (newspaper)

Mani-Cute

Steps to a great manicure at home:Remove old nail polish with nail polish remover. To get into nooks and crannies use a Q-tip dipped in nail polish remover.File and shape your nails in one direction only, and don't curve into the corner of the nail.Apply a light cuticle oil or moisturizer into the nail and [...]

Stop Junk Mail

Here's a website that can help you eliminate junk mail clutter. Correction: US Mail (junk mail) clutter. How many times do we get tired of seeing those pre-approved credit cards applications in our mailboxes. How about those boring magazines, that you never subscribed to or just about anything other than bills. This website can help [...]

Paperless Boarding Pass

How cool is this?! Booking your plane ticket online, instead of printing that boarding pass, you get a nice little email with a barcode, for those of us that have Smartphones, all you have to do is take your phone scan that barcode and voila no more printing etickets! // // *So far Continental Airlines [...]