Category Archives: Island LIfe

Thoughts on what to see, do, eat and shop on the Island

Island Fare~ Give them my Reynards~ Reynards in the Wythe Hotel

The day I went to meet my friend for a light, Brooklyn brunch at Reynards, although we had thought about it and planned it for almost a month, the day of turned out to be a a horrible, rainy, gloomy … Continue reading

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Weekend Buzz Bites~ 5 Things to Do This Memorial Day Weekend

1. See a movie. You might as well because it’s going to rain, so your chances of hitting the beach are almost nil. But you can grab a jumbo popcorn, a soda outside at Duane Reade (Come on, $8?)and hit … Continue reading

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Island Fare~ Claw and Order ~ CLAW, Hells Kitchen

In the inner workings of Manhattan neighborhoods, lies a bevy of island fare just waiting to be found, and devoured. Some have already been tapped into, others are still teetering on their moment. In Hells Kitchen, the streets are filled … Continue reading

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All about Eve~ How to Celebrate New Years Eve in New York City

All about Eve – a night out on the island by styleisland featuring yves saint laurent lipstick Topshop nordstrom.com J.Crew high heel shoes jcrew.com Yves saint laurent lipstick nordstrom.com Cabernet Champagne Flute Holmegaard shophorne.com dictionary art print DRINK CHAMPAGNE and … Continue reading

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Full Bellys, Filled streets, and Fun Weekends~ Post Thanksgiving Weekend on the Island

As I write this, I sit on my couch, coffee in hand, mind blank (somewhat), belly full, and mind overridden with joy that it is Friday at 11 am and I am in fact, doing exactly this. The Sun from … Continue reading

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Island Fare…. Come Home to Roost… Red Rooster Sunday Brunch

I’ve been meaning since I started Style Island, to have my own special section; like so many blogs do, of all the amazing food I get to eat, try, and even sometimes, make myself.. (though I never bragged about my … Continue reading

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Gotta get me Summa that… Top 10 reasons I’m excited for Summer in New York City

Now that it’s officially summer in NYC, there are a few things that are automatically implemented. As the island reaches summer, certain things take effect, like flip flop multitude, sky high heats, crowd abundance, and a mani/pedi where you won’t … Continue reading

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Neighborhood of the month: K-TOWN

One great thing about living on this crazy island, is the fact that you can live here your whole life (case in point), and still have so many undiscovered places and streets. In thirty years, I have seen a lot, … Continue reading

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GREEN is GOOD

Ah St. Patricks Day… The one day a year where an Irish girl or guy, or any girl or guy can get totally smashed and behave badly and it goes mostly unnoticed, due to the mass overload of other totally … Continue reading

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Going through Changes

Everyone is doing it these days- Jennifer Aniston, Kate Winslet, yes sometimes, we all just need a fresh change.¬† And you know how that new, fresh haircut can just make a bad day feel good, a maybe less confident feeling … Continue reading

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