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
Cambodia, also known as the “Kingdom of Wonder” stole my heart. The second that my feet touched the tarmac (after exiting my plane in Siem Reap, Cambodia) I was in awe. This was the most anticipated leg of my trip and I was incredibly thankful and humbled to be there. Picking up from where … More UIB Travels: The Kingdom of Wonder – Cambodia
Thought I’d share this blog post with those that are interested in visiting Iceland. I bought tickets to Iceland last October (a few weeks before leaving for my first solo trip). This place looks magical – and after reading this post I’m sure you will start making plans to go as well!
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!
I don’t think anyone loves brunch more than I do. Why? Because you’re able to eat like you’re morbidly obese and drink like a fish without anyone judging you. I recently spent my favorite weekend pastime at a quaint Italian restaurant in the Clinton Hill section of Brooklyn. Aita (http://aitarestaurant.com/) (attached to the Mayflower bar) is a … More UIB Eats: Aita
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
“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
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…
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
Wednesday, 10.29.2014 I looked at my phone and saw that my taxi driver was calling me. I didn’t have to answer it to know what he was going to say. It was 8:15 am and he was right on time. I’d made arrangements for him to pick me up three days prior and was happy … More UIB Travels: The Sandbox – Dubai