Single Girl Sh*t: 10 Tips to Get Through Valentine’s Day… Alone

For the last few weeks we’ve been bombarded by the color red, heart-shaped boxes of assorted chocolates, over-sized stuffed animals, heart-shaped jewelry, flowers, and love.  This can only mean one thing – Valentine’s Day is here again. For some women this is a day to get your romance & sexy on with your significant other, … More Single Girl Sh*t: 10 Tips to Get Through Valentine’s Day… Alone

FLEEK!

Do you remember how you felt when your parents, their friends, or older relatives asked you the meaning of certain slang words as a child and/or teenager?  Is it me or did they ask like they were mentally challenged – “What. Does. Dope. Mean?” – “damn they’re old” you thought to yourself or joked around … More FLEEK!

UIB Travels: The Land of Smiles – Thailand, Part II

Now where was I?  (To see where I left off click the link here –> https://unicorninbrooklyn.com/2014/12/16/uib-travels-the-land-of-smiles-part-i/)  Ah yes, I’d just checked out of my hostel in Bangkok and headed to the Hua Hun district of Thailand (one of the oldest districts in Thailand – home to the King and Queen of Thailand and a popular destination for … More UIB Travels: The Land of Smiles – Thailand, Part II

UIB Travels: The Land of Smiles – Thailand, Part I

“Thailand the land of 22 smiles.  The only genuine one is when someone is f*king you.” – K. Clarke Apparently Thailand is known as “The Land of Smiles”.  My crazy, goodhearted, HILARIOUS, expat cousin (the man behind the remixed quote above, who I will elaborate more in part II) has lived in Hua Hin, Thailand for about … More UIB Travels: The Land of Smiles – Thailand, Part I

Unicorn in Brooklyn

Originally posted on UNICORN IN BROOKLYN:
“A unicorn is somebody that knows they’re magical and isn’t afraid to show it.” – “Unicorn”, as defined by http://www.urbandictionary.com. Unicorns are mysterious.  Unicorns are magic.  Unicorns are elusive.  Unicorns are unique.  Unicorns are fearless. Growing up, one of my favorite movies was The Last Unicorn (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Last_Unicorn).  It is a…

UIB Eats: NoBar

After feasting on Thanksgiving dinner and two days of glorious leftovers I’d had my full.  Three consecutive days of dressing/stuffing, candied yams, turkey, macaroni & cheese, collard greens, green beans, oxtail, rice & peas, banana pudding, chocolate cake, and cheesecake  (damn, my Thanksgiving spread was delicious) was enough.  My girlfriends and I decided to venture … More UIB Eats: NoBar