THE BRIDE'S GUIDE TO A BETTER WEDDING Anyone who has been a bride will tell you that pre-wedding “jitters” is a deceptively gentle term. In addition to maintaining a full-time job, social life and responsibilities of adulthood, the modern bride also has to manage wedding planning. At times, wedding planning can feel like a chore, and the resulting stress can wreak havoc on your relationship, health and happiness. While we can’t snap...

There are few things more "American" than summer in the Hamptons. But you don't have to be a life-long Long Islander to associate the phrase with morning mimosas, soft shell crab, bike rides, salty air and a tan that lingers into fall. During summer months, the Hamptons is the place to be. But don't underestimate the magic of winter in the Hamptons. Winter is prime time for a weekend trip to...

Unfortunately, it happens: You’ve been meaning to plan something special for months, but it's slipped your mind time and again. Or maybe you've met someone recently and they’ve become very special to you, making it even more important for you to plan Valentine’s Day outing that will impress them. Or perhaps you're just the type of person who waits until the last minute to do everything, and now you’re scrambling...

Given the Hudson Valley’s rich history and natural beauty, it’s easy to see why it’s such a popular vacation destination year round. For New York City residents who need a relaxing getaway but don’t have the time to devote to long stints on the road or in an airplane, the Hudson Valley is the perfect option. Nothing says “Hudson Valley getaway” like a stay at a quaint bed and breakfast or...

WINE PAIRINGS PERFECT FOR YOUR DINNER PARTY During winter months, finding ways to get together with your friends amid cold weather can be a challenge. Unless you have a great car service at the ready, going out on the town or doing anything outdoors is hardly an option. What are you to do when you want to have a great night with your closest friends, but don’t want to brave the cold?...

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YOUR DAYS OF HEAVY PACKING ARE OVER   *Editor's note: This post was originally published in 2014, however, it has since been updated to reflect the most recent information.  When it comes to executive travel, few things slow you down more than a heavy, cumbersome suitcase. The efficiency and speed of your travel experience is a huge part of a successful business trip. You only have so much time to make it through...

GET IN THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT WITH THESE AMAZING BIG APPLE HOLIDAY LIGHTS The holiday season is right around the corner, and for many of you, it’s the most exciting time of year. From the chilly weather to the spirit of gift-giving and generosity, the holidays are a magical time of year, especially if you can find opportunities to spend quality time with your family and friends. For many, New York City is...

Date night is something you should always look forward too. But if you don't introduce new activities and restaurants, it can quickly become mundane and boring. Date nights are fun for a variety of reasons. You and your spouse or signifant other get to: Spend some one on one time together, Enjoy some amazing food, See sights and hear sounds, and Maybe even experience some of the rich history of the...

This blog was originally published in 2013; we have since updated it to reflect the most accurate information.  Packing can be one of the most frustrating elements of a business trip. Based on the nature of business travel, executives rarely have the need or desire to pack a checked bag, which means the majority of their essentials must fit into their carry-on luggage. We constantly hear executives talk about different ways to...