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Girl Crush: NYC Start-Up Founder Carla Holtze

Meet Vixely’s latest Girl Crush, Carla Holtze, New York-based CEO of Have to Have and a dear friend of the Vixely team. Brilliant,  bold, and determined, Carla can uniquely transition from strategic executor to a delightful friend to share a glass of wine with or fun night out! Learn more about Carla and her honest and inspirational story of how [...]

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Boston Marathon Tragedy: A Runner Shares Picking Up the Pieces After the Events

This is a guest post by Tanya Namad- a Vixely Girl Crush and dear friend of the team. Vixely’s hearts are with all the runners and Boston community. We greatly appreciate Tanya sharing her personal story with our readers. The original post is on Generation UCAN here. As is well known by now, unspeakable tragedy struck at [...]

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True Story: Dating As A Mormon…Even Though I’m Not One

We open our scene on two twenty-somethings out to dinner on a first date: Me: “My friend and I write a blog as characters. She is The Mormon and I’m …” This is the beginning of a personal play I seem to keep performing. It starts with a statement that I’ve reiterated on multiple first [...]

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True Story: Courage in Paris & Tips for Self-Defense

In Vixely’s latest iPad Magazine Second Issue, Vixely Lead Editor Nora Bass describes her True Story and firsthand experience of an attack while in Paris, and offers her quick tips for self-defense. Our hope is that through this story, women see the importance of self-defense, and take even one class to learn how to defend [...]

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Eyes Wide Open: Sex Parties in NYC, A Personal Account

Written by an anonymous Vixely Vixen in New York.  So, you’ve seen Eyes Wide Shut, you’ve read about Berlusconi’s “Bunga Bunga” parties, and now you’re wondering, do orgies like this really exist outside of Stanley Kubrick’s imagination or the summer homes of the richest, most powerful (not to mention perverted) men in Italy? Turns out they do. People [...]

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Man Hunter: Dating for Sport

In Vixely’s iPad Magazine Second Issue, titled “Endless Summer of Love,” Vixely writer Kate Kudish shares her true story and advice on the romantic extracurricular of “Dating for Sport.” This game-time method of dating tested by the Vixely team pushes you to play the field by dating multiple men at once to learn more about [...]

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If Dating Was As Easy As Getting A Job

Dating can be a lot like interviewing for a job. After a preliminary background check, you establish an introduction and subsequently arrange a meeting if both parties wish to proceed, during which you summarize your previous experience. In the world of dating, submitting a cover letter summarizing yourself and a resume of your relationship history [...]

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True Story: 3 Reasons You Should Never Tell Your Friend to Dump Her Boyfriend

Yes, you want to encourage your lady friend to be strong, not to settle and to stand her ground when she’s had enough! No, you do not want to tell her to break up with her boyfriend. There is a fine line between being a supportive friend, and being the friend that causes drama. You [...]

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Happy Mother’s Day!

All of us at Vixely are completely and utterly fortunate to have such amazing mothers whose consistent support and love  have shaped and influenced who we are today. There are not enough ways to say thank you to them for everything they give us, yet today of all days is one in which we are [...]

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True Story: Grouper Online Dating Site = Slightly Fishy

Grouper, the online dating site, is not getting the best reviews from Vixely’s girlfriends. Launched last year, the site pairs you and two lady friends with three dudes for a date (only in NYC at present). Grouper does all the legwork, pairing you based on your Facebook profile with the gents and picking your date [...]

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