Author: Julie Murphy

best energizing songs playlist to motivate April spring house cleaning this year

20 Energizing Songs Best for April Spring House Cleaning

New month, new music! As the world opens up this April, and the After Times seem to be approaching with their promise of a fresh start, there’s really no excuse, people. Spring cleaning awaits. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has created the perfect music playlist of what to listen to in the month of April, and the theme is what to list to when you need energizing songs and music to motivate you for spring cleaning. To get your Marie Kondo on, just press play here. Get ready dust bunnies. We’re coming for you . . .

The 21 Best Song Playlist for the Month of February 2021

The 21 Best Song Playlist for the Month of February 2021

Wondering what to listen to this month? What’s the best playlist for the month of February 2021? Dear reader, we think that with the year we’ve had since last February, it’s time for some music with attitude. So our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has created the perfect music playlist – filled with badass confidence and determination – for the month of February 2021. Forget about nostalgia for the Before Times. This is the moment we’ve got – so let’s go get it. Just press play here.

The Inside Guide to the Best Vintage Shopping in America

The Inside Guide to the Best Vintage Shopping in America

Supporting sustainable luxury can be done in many ways: buying from designers committed to eco-friendly fashion – even “trashion.” You can shop designer resale sites like the RealReal. And you can also shop vintage. Our ace correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated an inside guide to the best vintage shopping in America right now, both online and retail, including fashion, home décor and more.

The best Christmas decorations in New York this year

The Best Christmas Decorations in New York this Year

If you’re dreaming of New York City during the holiday season, but can’t make it here in person, why not take a virtual vacation? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a photo journal of the best Christmas decorations in New York this year, including iconic store windows, lights and light shows, and towering Christmas trees. Here’s a glimpse of our sparkling city during one of the best times of the year.