And don’t be concerned if every date doesn’t turn out perfectly. Throughout the year we’ve been inundated with monsters and aliens, rom-coms, sequels, prequels, remakes, animated features, and adaptations of popular television shows. Many of these films cost a fortune in CGI and production yet show little in fresh or profound storytelling.
LET YOURSELF IN ON ONE OF THE FUNNIEST SECRETS IN TOWN' THE SCOTSMAN NEW BARRY AWARD NOMINEE 2014 • TOTAL SELL OUT ED FRINGE 2014 Damo’s phone was stolen.With New Year's right around the corner, it is easy to get discouraged by thinking about all the things that sucked in 2012. And the best way to get started is by having a plan, so here are some Guy’s Guy resolutions for sparking up your dating life and igniting love in the new year. But a new beginning follows each year-end and it is up to you to take charge of your life.The point is that although NYC can be a very expensive place to live, there are always ways to save money if you use that same big brain that scored you that cool job in the Big Apple to save a few bucks hear and there. No, we're not talking about supernatural happenings; ghosting is 2016's version of a Dear John letter.So, here are seventeen go-to tips for keep money change in your pocket and seeing less go down the drain. Walk whenever possible – New York is a great walking city and hoofing it is an excellent way to stay in shape and burn unwanted calories. If you can’t walk, take public transportation – Another no-brainer that most New Yorkers have figured out. instead of cabs – Hey, sometimes we all need a ride home. Make lunch at home and bring it to work a few days during the week. Use the savings to buy drinks for those women on the Chop’t line. Bananas – They are really good for you (potassium). If you enjoy binge watching you can get a whole season of the show for a song versus what you pay for a movie in the theater or for premium cable. Books, CD’s, DVD’s – I recently purchased a returned hardcover copy of the brand new best-selling book about the Rolling Stones for half price at Strand. That said, with my trusty Coupon Sherpa app I can always get a deal when shopping for clothes at J. There are also coupons for eyeglasses, travel, and a few dining options that are palatable to a New Yorker’s tastes. Bring your coffee from home – For the investment in a quality lightweight thermos you can reap major savings by buying a top shelf brands of coffee or tea and making batches at home. Free stuff – The free daily newspapers usually list the free things going on in the city over the coming weekend.