Reading Builds Community - @thebrooklynbookworm x Friends Book Club Launches July 14!

Reading Builds Community - @thebrooklynbookworm x Friends Book Club Launches July 14!

By Ebony Baker Books can be teachers, entertainers, nurturers, therapists, and more. For Alexis Patterson, an avid reader, audio book fanatic and book blogger @TheBrooklynBookworm, a love for books began at an early age.  Today, I would like to introduce our friend Alexis as she launches her new book club with Friends NYC!...

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Brand Spotlight: Boy Smells

Brand Spotlight: Boy Smells

Sensuous, accessible and bright, Boy Smells products elevate your intimate world. Packaged in pink and conceived beyond the gender binary, Boy Smells candles and intimate apparel make loving your identity a daily ritual. In 2016, Boy Smells began as an experiment in candle-making in the Los Angeles kitchen of co-founders...

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BFF'S WITH CHARLIE ALONZO

BFF'S WITH CHARLIE ALONZO

  Brooklyn neighbor and Friends model extraordinaire Charlie Alonzo is a lady of many talents.  Besides being the general best, she is an amazing cook and baker. Charlie is participating in Bakers Against Racism, a movement bringing together bakers nationwide to raise money and awareness for anti-racist causes.  We asked...

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Celebrate Pride, Support Callen-Lorde!

Celebrate Pride, Support Callen-Lorde!

It’s a simple concept: healthcare should be accessible and comprehensive for all. These are the principals that NYC’s Callen-Lorde Community Health Center was built on and continues to follow every day. A global leader in LGBTQ healthcare, the center is named after composer-singer Michael Callan and writer Audre Lorde and...

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