Product Review: NYC Applelicious Glossy Lip Balm

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It still feels like winter in my part of the world, and March has indeed come in like a lion. At the same time, I’ve been looking at spring makeup in my usual glossy magazines and I spotted a photo of these funny little products from the drugstore line NYC (New York Color).

I ended up purchasing an Applelicious Glossy Lip Balm in Apple Blossom on my next trip to CVS, and I’ve been using it almost every day.   Continue reading “Product Review: NYC Applelicious Glossy Lip Balm”


Happy 100th Birthday, Grand Central Terminal!


Grand Central Terminal is celebrating its Centennial this week.

Happy Birthday to one of New York’s best and most beautiful landmarks—you are grand, indeed!

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This poem was written by Billy Collins in honor of the occasion. You can hear it being read aloud, and view some present-day scenes of Grand Central’s interior, here.

Image: Grand Central Depot (as it was then called) (1914), via Museum of the City of New York.