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FitReserve Makes Working Out Easy and Fun at a Discount

When you work in an office filled with mostly girls, you’ll always overhear conversations about boutique fitness classes. There’s my work bestie Sarah who is a SoulCycle addict, my cross-office pal Caitlin training to be a yoga instructor, and for me, lately I’ve been…

February 12, 2016
New York

The One Item You Need to Try at Off the Hook

Before we moved out of Astoria, there was one restaurant I was dying to try – Off the Hook. I love seafood, and it’s one of those things I refuse to make myself because I have no clue what I’m doing and every time…

February 9, 2016
New York

Tickets for the Best NYC Eating Event are On Sale Now

Spring to me means my birthday, warmer weather and my favorite eating event in New York City – The Village Voice Choice Eats Tasting Event. I lovingly refer to this event as “Costco sampling for restaurants”. Held Friday, March 11 at the Metropolitan Pavilion…

February 3, 2016
Zootly
New York

Make Moving in New York City Better with Zootly

It’s official: I’m a Westchester resident. After 8 years in New York City, this weekend, I packed the last box, zipped the last bag, and made my way “upstate” to live in my new house. Obviously, I knew if I wanted my marriage to…

February 2, 2016
New York

How to Save When Ordering Takeout Online

I’m loyal about some things – I’m a loyal customer to my Chinese restaurant and to my laundry mat – but when it comes to ordering dinner online, I’m all about getting a deal. Luckily, some of these food delivery websites offer you an incentive…

January 21, 2016
Gaudio's Astoria
New York

Try The Grandma Slice at Gaudio’s in Astoria

We’ve rarely been going out to dinner since we decided that we wanted to buy a home – every bit of savings counts. But with the move on the horizon, I have no motivation to cook, especially as more and more of my kitchen gets…

January 19, 2016
Arcade Lunch - TriedGuide.com
New York

Get Your Lunch for $3 Thursday With Arcade

What I love about working and living in New York is the variety of meal delivery service options – you’ve got Munchery, you’ve got Postmates, and you’ve got Arcade. Arcade is pretty simple – you sign up for their text messaging service by texting…

January 6, 2016
Good Whiskey Passport
New York

Like Whiskey? Win the Good Whiskey Passport

I love the cocktail and beer passports from the folks at Good Passport. You pay a price, and get access to a certain number of drinks at different bars around the city for a limited time. And if that all sounds good, and you…

December 9, 2015
La Gringa Taqueria
New York

I’ll Have the Torched Nachos at La Gringa Taqueria

Last night, I met my friend Yael for dinner at La Gringa Taqueria in the West Village. If you are familiar with the name, the folks behind the restaurant had a food truck years back, but now have two locations, one in Williamsburg on Grand…

December 8, 2015
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New York

How to Save on Broadway Tickets

One of my favorite things about living in New York is the opportunity to see so many great shows – from musicals on Broadway to shows off-Broadway, I’ve see so many shows since moving here 8 years ago. And if anyone is visiting from…

December 7, 2015