Archive for the ‘New York City’ Category

Music The Lost Girls Love

Music The Lost Girls Love
HCC: The best part about going to hear live music is that it takes your mind off your daily life and you can just get lost in the crowd and dance. When I first saw the Zac Brown Band in NYC this summer, I literally could not stop myself from moving in time to their southern rock/country/bluegrass beats....
January 30th, 2009 | New York City, Parties, Festivals & Events | Read More

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa

City Escapes: The Jade Journey at Juvenex Spa
When The Lost Girls began our backpacking adventure in South America, we knew we had to trade in certain luxuries (i.e., private rooms, hot showers, meals served without chicken feet) in order to adhere strictly to our $30 per day budget. Some days-particularly the sub-arctic ones in the Andes-it was...
January 26th, 2009 | New York City, Spa & Beauty | Read More

The Rent has been paid

The Rent has been paid
I have a (sort-of) embarrassing little secret. I didn’t move to New York City for some career opportunity, to pursue a creative ambition or find the love of my life. Eight years ago, I moved to Manhattan–the Lower East Side, specifically-for a Broadway musical. I’d seen the original...
July 1st, 2008 | City Travel, Lost Girls, New York City, Tours & Attractions | Read More

Lost Girl of the Week: Courtney Scott

Lost Girl of the Week: Courtney Scott
When Amanda, Holly and I quit our jobs to travel around the globe, we idealistically imagined that the trip would drastically change our lives, hurdling epiphany after epiphany into our paths until we were completely enlightened beings. As you can guess, it didn’t exactly work out that way. ...
March 6th, 2008 | Blogging Your Trip, Lost Girl of the Week, New York City, Quitting & Career Management, Travel Philosophy, Websites and Blogs, Working Abroad | Read More

How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel

How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel
Office life might be little more than fuzzy memory now, but here’s what we have to say about giving our job–and yours–the old heave-ho. How We: Quit our Jobs to Travel Initially, Jen, Holly and I worried that it would appear a little flakey to take a working hiatus after only five...
March 3rd, 2007 | Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, New York City, Planning, Quitting & Career Management | Read More

Have you seen Davis?

Have you seen Davis?
Today, New York City loses more than a fraction of its coolness-and one of its most fabulous hipsters-as good friend and Honorary Lost Girl Stephanie Davis leaves Gotham to take a new job in her hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. True, she did make a pretty spectacular leap from editorial assistant (at...
March 5th, 2006 | Food & Wine, Leaving & Coming Home, Lost Girl of the Week, New York City | Read More

Show me pouty…

Show me pouty…
The biting, frigid wind couldn’t stop The Lost Girls today as we zoomed (along with Grand Master Patrick, our fabulous photog) to the top of the Library Hotel on Madison Avenue. The setting couldn’t have been more perfect for taking headshots; even on a mostly cloudy February day, we still...
February 26th, 2006 | Hotels & Resorts, LG Press & Media, New York City, Photography & Video | Read More

Holly, Amanda and Jen go live…

Holly, Amanda and Jen go live…
The countdown to our big RTW journey begins! Less than four months from now, we’re gonna be in JKF airport, shrieking in disbelief that we’re finally on our way. For now, however, we’re still stuck in NYC, where its about 13 degrees outside. At this point in time, a sugar-free vanilla...
February 18th, 2006 | Finances & Savings, Lost Girls RTW Adventure, New York City | Read More