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Your Best January – 2018

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

You did it. You lived through 2017. You are alive and can be well. We’re giving you our picks for what will make January your best month yet. Choose to have a better 2018*.

The following contains 31+ picks to have your best January. Lots of theater by women, books by women and food that benefits everyone.

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*Your Best Months of 2018 are all presented in partnership with our friends and partners at Hilton

Proud Mary in theaters January 12

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BYT Year in Numbers – 2017

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

artwork by Erik Loften, information compiled by the very busy BYT Team, courtesy of every analytics resource at our hands.

Thank you analytics and thank you to ALL OF YOU for making the analytics happen! Can’t wait to make some magic happen together in 2018 – get in touch here.

2017 was a not great and really great year:

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Holiday Staples Guide

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

Photos by Nicholas Karlin

If you buy into the agenda, the holidays are a time for love and togetherness, but let’s be realists. This isn’t a time for people to let down their guards and be vulnerable with the people they care most about, this is a time to keep each other on our toes. You will have last minute guests that drive you up the wall. You will get that 99th hour invite to a dinner where you’re supposed to BYOB and BYOF (the f is for forensics food). You will have that person who promised they wouldn’t buy ...

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Him

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

Well, hello there! REAL TALK: You only have three weekends left before Christmas. So, you better get that last minute holiday shopping ball rolling. And we’re here to help. Below you’ll find a hand picked, mood board inspired selection of items your friends and family would be FOOLS not to love (SIDE NOTE: FEEL FREE TO GIVE THEM MOST OF THESE YEAR ROUND, and not just when you’re obligated to).

This year, we got SO MANY great things to share, that we will be running this edition of BEST GIFT GUIDE EVER in installments.

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Interesting People With Interests

Source: Brightest Young Things DC

Hobbies are good for you

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BYT Gift Guide 2017: Gifts For Him

Source: Brightest Young Things DC

A little something for all male-identifying human beings in your life

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Your Best December

Source: Brightest Young Things DC

At the start of each month the BYT staff compiles a list of things we’re particularly looking forward to seeing, reading, eating, touching etc. Our goal is for you to have the best possible month. Here are 30+ events, items, ideas that will make this December your best month. Stay in the loop and follow […]

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Would you eat in the Trump Hotel?

Source: Brightest Young Things NYC

By Emily Walz

Restaurateur Alessandro Borgognone follows a traditional formula for defining appropriate dinner conversation: no discussion of religion or politics at the table—or in his restaurant. Or, as much as he can help it, in discussions of his restaurant.

“We really truly never speak about politics. When you own a restaurant, never walk around the restaurant and talk about politics,” he says. It’s an odd stance for someone who in 2012 launched his own short-lived bid for Congress.

But for someone who wants to keep business and politics separate, he couldn’t have picked a worse building for his first ...

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Trader Joe’s for the Holidays

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By David Carter

This was originally published on November 24, 2015. It’s still just as useful. -ed.

Happy Holidays! From the Turkey to The Final Countdown, we have so many amazing memories ahead of us to share with our loved ones shop. So why not return home to the culinary labyrinth I taught you to survive, one more time! This is how to Survive the Holidays in a Trader Joe’s.

Have a Plan of Action
Do you think we stormed the beaches of Normandy like a bunch of improv comedians, making it up as we went along and hoping ...

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Your Best November

Source: Brightest Young Things DC

At the start of each month the BYT staff compiles a list of things we’re particularly looking forward to seeing, reading, eating, touching etc. Our goal is for you to have the best possible month. Here are 30+ events, items, ideas that will make this November your best month. Plus, stay forever in the loop […]

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Photos: Murder House Party @ Renwick Gallery

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The best not Halloween, Halloween party

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