It's a recession, y'all! And while we briefly considered marrying up to fund our adventures, in the end we decided we could still be fantastic in NYC by getting creative - and occasionally mischievious. This blog is a jumping-off point for a community of thrifty women who refuse to sacrifice a good time just because they're in the red. So PLEASE - add your comments and suggestions! Because bringing your lunch is way less painful than shmoozing up a suit.