My Cashmere Hair Extensions

Once upon a time, I had a mullet. In 2010, Emma Watson kickstarted a massive pixie cut trend that had girls all over the world chopping off their hair. I was one such impressionable 18 year old, and as much fun as the Twiggy look was, I soon began to experience the inevitable doubts, regret,…

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Boris and Horton

195 Avenue A, New York, NY 10009 Boris and Horton has stolen my heart. As someone constantly on the hunt for the best espresso and/or cold brew in the city, I tend to bounce around to different coffee shops without returning to many. But Boris and Horton has something special that will keep me coming…

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The Golem and the Jinni

Helene Wecker Goodreads Synopsis In The Golem and the Jinni, a chance meeting between mythical beings takes readers on a dazzling journey through cultures in turn-of-the-century New York. Chava is a golem, a creature made of clay, brought to life by a disgraced rabbi who dabbles in dark Kabbalistic magic and dies at sea on…

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Two Boots Williamsburg

558 Driggs Ave Brooklyn, NY, 11211 “Wait, but what about pizza?!” Since moving to New York City as a vegan, this question has become my constant companion. Without fail, people ask me about it every time my lifestyle comes up, which is understandable, since pizza is also a lifestyle around here. But those lifestyles aren’t…

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Lost Boy: The True Story of Captain Hook

by Christina Henry Goodreads Synopsis There is one version of my story that everyone knows. And then there is the truth. This is how it happened. How I went from being Peter Pan’s first—and favorite—lost boy to his greatest enemy. Peter brought me to his island because there were no rules and no grownups to…

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What I’ve learned about vegan nutrition

        As someone who has been through a veritable rollercoaster of health and fitness in the past few years, I’ve come to believe in one rule above all others: listen to your body. Through every manner of diet imaginable, from 60 lbs heavier than I am to 15 lbs lighter, from running sprints to lifting…

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Hi, I’m Maggie

I’m here to talk about some things that I love, like books, movies, makeup, and eating hummus. I spend a crazy amount of time ranting about what I’m currently reading and raving about the new coffee shop I just found in Brooklyn, so here’s my little corner of the internet where I can do just…

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