All posts by Laura S - Spendthrift Scribe

The Great Beach Debate- East Coast vs West Coast

The Great Beach Debate: East Coast vs West Coast

Having recently traveled to Hermosa Beach in California, […]

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Indie Designer Pop-Up Shop in Chelsea Market

Those who live or work near the Chelsea Market know what a time suck it can be. Sure it's a little heavy on the tourist side but the

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Northside Open Studios this Weekend

If you haven't heard of the Northside Music & Arts Festival already, or don't ever go to Brooklyn (really?!) then you may have noticed plenty o'advertising for

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Rooftop Films Presents: The Dish and the Spoon Premiere

Now that the weather is more flip-flop friendly, that can only mean one thing...lots of outdoor movies! Kicking off their summer schedule, Rooftop Films will be premiering a

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Beaner Bar: Not Your Average Cup of Joe

We rarely talk about coffee shops on this site. Well except for here and here, because really, if you're broke and enjoy coffee, you can usually

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Smorgasburg: A Food Flea in Williamsburg

As the name might suggest, Brooklyn Flea's newest food venture Smorgasburg is both a "giant buffet" of food vendors, and taking place in Williamsburg. Riding the

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Brooklyn Craft Central Spring Market this Saturday

What better way to embrace the impending apocalypse then to indulge in one of mankind's best self-serving traits, consumerism. Don't you want your last moment

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Habana Outpost Block Party

One of everyone's favorite outdoor eateries, Habana Outpost is throwing their annual Block Party all day today. Since it's only once a year,

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FREE BBQ & Dollar Beer at Connie O’s Backyard Bash

You know we're getting close to summer when the smell of hot chestnuts is replaced with the simmering smell of hot dogs and other street meat,

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A Magical Margarita Tour of New York

If red wine is the Meryl Streep of the drink list, then consider the Margarita your very own Tara Reid special. Do margaritas even get served