Sophistication is Overrated

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Sophistication is Overrated

Ladies and Gents, You are in for a treat, so get a glass of wine and enjoy this delightful book. Be prepared to laugh till your belly hurts and ooh and awe over these beautiful pictures which delight the eyes. Can't wait to try the recipes, they make me want to go off my diet. Oh and what about those cookies!!! When New Canaan resident Babs Horner hosts a dinner party, the food is beyond amazing. However, you are likely to feast off paper plates, eating with plastic utensils. Her sister S...    

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Katonah Museum of Art’s Spring Gala

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Katonah Museum of Art’s Spring Gala

More than 350 art lovers and collectors, business and community leaders, and area residents enjoyed hors d’oeuvres and cocktails in the Katonah Museum of Art’s sculpture garden, followed by a four-course dinner and dancing, at the KMA’s annual spring benefit. A very lively “paddle raise” raised close to $100,000 in less than 10 minutes, and guests danced the night away during the After Party at a Silent Disco in the Sculpture Garden. The event celebrated achievements – past and futur...    

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Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man–An Off-Broadway Hit!

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Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man–An Off-Broadway Hit!

I first heard about this show a year ago from a friend who had seen it and loved it. My curiosity finally got the better of me, and now I can see why it has been running for over a year: the show is hilarious! Sex Tips For Straight Women From A Gay Man, is an Off-Broadway comedy based on the best-selling book of the same title. The play takes place at a college book lecture and centers around Dan—our gay man and guide for the night; Robyn—the awkward straight woman ...    

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What’s the Scoop? Smoothie or Juice?

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What’s the Scoop? Smoothie or Juice?

It' s all so confusing,  Which is better: juicing or blending? Does one offer more health benefits than the other? Both can play an important role in your routine. What’s The Difference? JUICING Juicing is a process, which extracts water and nutrients from produce and discards the indigestible fiber. Without all the fiber, your digestive system doesn’t have to work as hard to break down the food and absorb the nutrients. In fact, it makes the nutrients more readily available to ...    

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Bay Kitchen Bar has reopened for the Season

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Bay Kitchen Bar has reopened for the Season

Bay Kitchen Bar   has re-opened for the season.   Father-and-son co-owners Eric and Adam Miller and their team are serving dinner Thursday-Sunday, each night kicks off with $1 Oyster Happy Hour from 4-7pm in the bar and lounge, including $5 rosé by the glass and sunset views over Three Mile Harbor! New seasonal dishes for spring 2015 include Red Snapper Ceviche marinated in citrus salsa, a new watermelon-citrus vinaigrette dressing the popular Scallop Crudo,Asparagus & He...    

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Four Tips to Career Success

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Four Tips to Career Success

Coming in as the new “kid” on the team can feel daunting. Liz Darnell author of Sizzle, Not Fizzle: How to Decline Average & Embrace Exceptional offers graduates entering the workforce, four practical tips to career success. Moving from Fast Food Server to Executive Assistant to Chief Operating Officer in less than 10 years, Darnell’s career demonstrates that when you decline average and embrace exceptional, your career (and life) can sizzle. Darnell shares insight from...    

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Bring Your Smoothies

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Bring Your Smoothies

Take your smoothie on your summer vacation with ALOHA’s Superfood Smoothie Kit ALOHA’s new-and-improved Superfood Smoothie Kit includes everything you need to make a delicious, protein-packed smoothie on the go (AKA on the way to the beach). It comes with yummy chocolate and vanilla protein powders made with organic hemp seed protein and Superfood Greens Blends filled with nutrient-rich ingredients like spirulina, blueberries, and cacao. Plus,Stacyknows readers get a free trial here...    

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13 Lessons Learned by Matthew McConaughey

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13 Lessons Learned by Matthew McConaughey

The Universitof Houston paid McConaughey $135,000 for lending his words of wisdom. According to astatement released by the university, McConaughey and his wife, Camila Alves, plan to donate the money to their foundation, Just Keep Livin,' which places fitness and wellness programs in public schools throughout the nation. 1.Life is not easy… NUMBER 1, LIFE’S NOT EASY…don’t try and make it that way. It’s not fair, it never was, it isn’t now, it won’t ever be. Do not fall i...    

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Woman’s skin cancer selfie goes viral

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Woman’s skin cancer selfie goes viral

Tawney Willoughby, the Alabama woman who’s Facebook post shows the raw realities of skin cancer resulting from too much tanning, has gone viral and ended up on many news shows portraying the scary side of skin Cancer. For Tawny Willoughby, the bronze shine from tanning frequently has faded, leaving brutal scars in its place. "If anyone needs a little motivation to not lay in the tanning bed and sun here ya go!" this 27-year-old mom wrote online. She's using Facebook and her own jour...    

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Laughing Off the Nonsense and Celebrating Teachers in White Plains

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Laughing Off the Nonsense and Celebrating Teachers in White Plains

Laughing Off the Nonsense and Celebrating Teachers in White Plains Comedy Event Aims For Laughs; Slams Common Core On Friday, June 12  at 8 p.m. at the White Plains Performing Arts Center six popular, rising comedians will invade Westchester for one night with one mission: to make teachers - and their friends, spouses, whatever - laugh off a ridiculous year in which they - as well as their students - were put under a microscope with an emphasis on standardized testing and the Common Core. C...    

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10 Summer Reads for 2015

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10 Summer Reads for 2015

The summer reading season is here! With Memorial Day approaching and with the kind of winter we had, summer reading cannot start soon enough.  I began thinking about summer reading during one of the many times I was snowed in this past winter. The advance reader copies of the books I am sharing on this list arrived at that time. The jiffy packs were delivered to my front door and I tore them open in anticipation of the fabulous books I hoped would be inside. Three things immediately c...    

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Unplug. POP. Connect. sweepstakes.

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Unplug. POP. Connect. sweepstakes.

We know, we know—a social media campaign about ditching our devices?We know, we know—a social media campaign about ditching our devices? I know, I know—a social media campaign about ditching our devices? Got a minute? Turn it into a POP Moment: put down your phone, turn off the TV, pop up a snack, and replace screen time with quality time. Take the pledge. Share how you Unplug. POP. Connect. for a chance to win! How will you spend your tech and TV timeout? #ourJO...    

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