I Can’t Believe It’s From Cosmo

Cosmo, a ladies’ mag seen in most feminist circles as almost synonymous with internalized sexism, whose once-groundbreaking inclusion of content geared toward sexually liberated women now regularly features sex tips seen as laughable or damaging, seems to be making some bold improvements. For a magazine that boasts 200 million readers annually in 100 countries, even…

This is TROY, NY

The Capital Region of New York views the city of Troy much like all of America views Detroit. Family friends and relatives referred to it as “Troylet” and one detractor even made a mock travel video that once upon a time was the only result on YouTube for “Troy, NY.” My experience of living in…

Support yer Local Treatery : Sweet Sue’s

Nestled on River Street in the district-formerly-known-as-antique in Troy, NY is one of the best places to treat yo’ self. Sue (who is sweet in many ways) makes cupcakes that tastes just as good as they look, and with flavors like Black Tea Chai, Grande Marnier Espresso, Milk Chocolate Curry, Cabernet and Lemon Drop, this is…