Why Did I Get Married Too?

Just as I got comfy in my semi-reclining movie theatre seat to watch the two-time Oscar winning tearjerker Precious last year, the trailer for Why Did I Get Married Two? came on.Snippets of the four couples on their yearly getaway (this time in the Bahamas) coupled with extreme close-ups of Janet Jackson in teary-eyed distress were met with snickers and lots of teeth sucking. I even felt my own eyes roll a bit. Really? A sequel to Why Did I Get Married? Is this necessary? As it turns out, these characters have more to say. The story picks up three

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Nissan’s Juke Joint

Last week, to kick-off the 2010 New York International Auto Show, Nissan held a wine reception to promote the North American debut of the 2011 Juke. I had the pleasure of attending the cocktail party, which took place at the world famous Morrell Wine Bar and Café in Rockefeller Center.The Juke, billed as a new concept in urban versatility, is being marketed as the must-have car for young professionals. “Nissan has always been a company willing to stretch the envelope to combine seemingly contradictory principles and make it work – such as ‘affordable’ and ‘performance’ to create the original Z,

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Scents of Smell

It’s that time of year again: you’re packing away the sweaters and pulling out the shorts, but is your smell good game on point for those hot summer days? Award winning global fragrance expert Marian Bendeth is the president and owner of the Toronto based fragrance consulting firm Sixth Scents. We chat about her successful company, how to choose a fresh summer scent and I find out if any of my favorite colognes meet her standards for the perfect summer fragrance. Urbane.Urbanite.: Tell me about your company Sixth Scents. Marian Bendeth: Sixth Scents is a rare pivotal “Swiss Army Knife”

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