Monthly Archives: April 2011

Casting ‘Gatsby’


To cast or not to cast Ben Affleck as Tom Buchanan — that seems to be the question on Baz Luhrmann’s mind. The director’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby is scheduled to begin filming later this year, and Affleck is currently in the lead to score the part. The role was originally played by Bruce… Read more »

The weekend is here!


Happy weekend dear readers! Friday is always the loveliest day. What do you have planned for the weekend? I’m excited to catch a performance by Overboard, a Boston-based all-male cappella group that has a show in New York tonight. Going forward, I’ll be featuring monthly interviews with different a cappella groups, and Overboard will be… Read more »

If I could eat lunch in Paris…


I’d definitely dine here! The place is called La Petite Cuisine a Paris, which directly translated means The Little Paris Kitchen. Owned and operated by trained pastry chef Rachel Khoo out of her own home, this cozy idea for a restaurant came to be when Rachel needed a place to test recipes for an upcoming… Read more »

Breathing space

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Wouldn’t it be great if we could all just take a beach day? What a gorgeous shot. Happy Wednesday! (Image via For Me, For You)

Arrested Development


Thanks to recommendations from a few different friends, I finally started watching the first season of Arrested Development. Late to the party? Yes. But that’s what Netflix is for, right? I’m already addicted to the show, and I’m only 5 episodes in. So far, Will Arnett’s character is my favorite, although Jason Bateman’s Michael Bluth… Read more »