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Before you head out to break bread with friends and family this Thursday, you’re probably scanning your closet, wondering what outfit is right for the festivities. You want to find something that strikes the perfect balance between cozy and cute — while leaving room for the turkey and pie you’re about to devour. read
In New York City, you’re never more than a block away from a Starbucks; they are as bountiful as pigeons in this city. But, if you’re willing to look, there are also loads of independent cafes out there — warm, cozy spaces that smell like heaven and are extra-special because they belong to you and you alone (or at read