Field Notes: How to Keep From Getting Cold Feet at the Wedding

Krystal and Matt Ritter’s wedding last April at the W Fort Lauderdale hotel was a black tie-preferred event, but shoes were optional for their bridal party and 155 guests — at least on the dance floor. The couple, who met at Florida State University and now live in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., instead made wedding-branded socks…

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Modern Love: ‘Get Up. It’s O.K. I’m Right Here With You.’

Image Graffiti we wrote in Prague: «Little Bug loves Jackson with all of her heart, and the same.» “Not Done With the World” After five rounds of in vitro fertilization, my wife and I didn’t have the funds to be parents anymore. We cried all the time. Avoided Facebook. Held our dogs too tight. Watched…

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Aspirin May Be a Good Option to Prevent Blood Clots After Knee Surgery

Image Surgeons often prescribe expensive anticoagulant drugs after knee surgery to prevent blood clots, but a new study has found that plain aspirin can work just as well. Blood clots are not common after knee surgery, but the consequences can be serious and even fatal. There are a number of prescription blood thinners, including the…

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Sporting: Dale Earnhardt Jr.: Bringing Concussions Out of the Darkness

I never wanted to be a concussion expert. I know some of the world’s leading authorities on head injuries and I’m certainly not one of them, but “expert” is a relative term. My expertise comes from personal experience. During my two decades behind the wheel as a full-time Nascar driver, I suffered more than a…

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The Atlantic-Pacific x Halogen Collaboration Has All the Colorful Preppy Looks You Need For Fall

Halogen x Atlantic-Pacific Embellished Beret nordstrom.com $39.00 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Halogen x Atlantic-Pacific Tweed Jacket with Removable Faux Fur Trim nordstrom.com $199.00 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Halogen x Atlantic-Pacific Hidden Placket Blouse nordstrom.com $79.00 Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Advertisement — Continue…

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A List of Fur-Free Luxury Fashion Designers to Shop From

Getty ImagesVictor VIRGILE In recent months, a growing number luxury fashion houses like Gucci and Michael Kors have announced a commitment to more ethical fashion practices. On Friday, Maison Margiela shared that after designer John Galliano’s meeting with PETA, the brand would go fur free, joining the ranks of brands like Calvin Klein, Stella McCartney,…

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Restaurant Review: Chinese Noodles From a Chile-Haunted Region

The rise of Sichuan food in New York has made the past decade or two a glorious era for prowlers of Chinese restaurants. Chongqing chicken and mung-bean jelly proliferated as skilled chefs flocked to the city. But while the miles of dan dan noodles and mountains of Sichuan peppercorns have been exhilarating, they have tended…

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Off the Menu: Pomona Opens, Serving Inventive American Fare

Headliner Pomona Michael Vignola, who was the original executive chef at Henry at Life Hotel, and Rachid Abdelouahad, who was director of operations at Strip House and Blue Water Grill, among others, have joined forces to move into the underground space that was the clubby Beautique for a few years. The Midtown location was also…

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