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Author Interview: Maria Murnane

books August 19, 2017 0 Comments

We had the pleasure of reading bestselling author and Brooklyn local Maria Murane’s new book Bridges: A Daphne White Novel (Wink’s Ink, April 2017). A story set in New York City, the book weaves a tale of long-term friendship between three women with the travels of New York City. From strolling along the Brooklyn Bridge to walking the famous floors of…

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Celebrity Chef Chris Santos Celebrates Launch of First Cookbook in NYC

travel February 9, 2017 0 Comments

  Celebrity Chef Chris Santos debuted his cookbook SHARE: Delicious and Surprising Recipes to Pass Around Your Table on the evening of February 7th, 2017 at Stanton Social in New York City. Santos introduced the world to his singular brand of communal dining in 2005 with his debut restaurant The Stanton Social. In 2010, he opened Beauty & Essex on the Lower East Side of…

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Travel Book Review: Last-Minute Travel Secrets by Joey Green

travel June 18, 2016 0 Comments

On sale this month, from funny man Joey Green is his latest book  Last-Minute Travel Secrets: 121 Ingenius Tips to Endure Cramped Planes, Car Trouble, Awful Hotels, and Other Trips from Hell.  The Chicago Tribune has said “virtually every page is full of handy advice”.  The Columbus Dispatch has called it “entertaining and informative”.  USA Today claims “even the most seasoned traveler might learn a few…

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Book: Life is Full of Sweet Spots

books July 8, 2013 0 Comments

“Happiness is not something ready made, it comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama In Life Is Full of Sweet Spots, author Mary O’Connor draws on the experiences of some 40 assorted people who have found happiness in their own lives, and presents ways of finding joy in a world where sadness and loss seem to overshadow peace and contentment. This…

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Book: Gold Rush in the Jungle

books June 7, 2013 0 Comments

  Here at JETSETERA, we have an affinity for all things travel. We were thrilled to get our hands on an advance copy of Gold Rush in the Jungle: The Race to Discover and Defend the Rarest Animals of Vietnam’s “Lost World” by Dan Drollette Jr. The adventure-filled account of the rush to discover and save Vietnam’s most extraordinary animals portraits the…

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the weekend update

events food travel June 5, 2008 0 Comments

After catching a 7am flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, I immediately went to work at The JCK Jewelery Show.  I was hired by The U.S. Watch Council to host their VIP Area.  What did this mean for me?  Lots of down time to read “Celebutanes”, “Boundaries” and tons of magazines.  I also managed to schedule lunch with my…

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