MASTHEAD AKA The Happy Crew That Runs This Joint
PJ Gach used to steal her mother's WWD from her briefcase when she came home from work. Hiding behind the couch in the living room, she devoured all the articles--even the ones that she didn't understand....Hey she started stealing the rag when she was 11.
Destined to enter the sciences (really), PJ got last minute cold feet and went to a college that she picked by sticking her finger on a page with her eyes closed to figure out what the hell she was going to do with her life. Somehow, she ended up majoring in Communications and having lots and lots of minors. PJ was an editor on her college newspaper.
She traveled around the country as a radio DJ. Then she started writing for a local newspaper, a few months later wrote an article for a regional paper, then a few months after that started writing for SPIN.com and RollingStone.com.
Tired of being chased backstage by musicians, PJ transitioned from a rock writer to a fashion/beauty editor who loves to cover food, cocktails and pets. She's written about urban gardening and Op Eds for the New York Post, had articles published in XOJane, the New York Observer, the Daily Mail and Teen Beat.
PJ has survived numerous NYFW; only was trampled on three times. It's no fun when you're as tall as Yoda.
Has been a co-host for Dressbarn's makeover web series, was a reality TV show contestant (she falls down real good), talent for Vidal Sassoon videos (she can speak!), and has written, produced and voiced over scripts.
She was featured in the May issue of The Ladies' Home Journal. PJ was also recently profiled in CareerGlider.com, and has just written her first back of the book blurb.
PJ Gach has been on the editorial staff of national sites. She also is a contributing writer for national sites, and yes, you can contact her to whip up an article or create custom content for your company/site. Follow PJ on Google+, Twitter @PJ_Gach_Editor , and Instagram,
Send her an email - firstname.lastname@example.org
He lived briefly in Stavanger, Norway, as a child where he learned to respect adults who made their own liquor and subsequently believed there were trolls living in the surrounding hills mostly because the adults were bigger than he was.
Steven has read and traveled extensively firmly agreeing that Diana Vreeland was right when she said, “The eye must travel.” In the process he dated a couple guys who thought a wandering eye was just as good as a traveling eye, developed his practice as a mixed media artist, visited some interesting places while reading good books and watching good films, and ate an inordinate amount of cheese.
His background in writing began in the form of journals hastily illustrated during family road trips because he thought he might need proof of these stories one day. Eventually he edited a small magazine, wrote an opinion column in his hometown newspaper, and while continuing his journalling also began to blog and develop some of his earlier ideas into a book that will either delight or frighten his family upon its publication.
Steven is based in New York City covering his interests in art, writing, fashion, film, and food in the city that sleeps almost as little as he does.
Feel free to contact him at email@example.com if you think you have a product, production, venue, film, book, or event that his wry sense of what is lovely might want to cover. Follow Steven on Twitter @presumedtossed, Instagram @spmagstadt, or his website www.stevenpmagstadt.com. His site features his art and essays.
Now About TQOS....
PJ Gach and Steven run this site. All opinions are mine or Steven's, unless an article is written by someone else. Duh.
This site covers food, drink, men and women's fashion, beauty, grooming, celebrity, celebrity fashion & beauty, pop culture, fitness, movies, art, and stuff. Stuff is a very technical term. In other words, we are in awe of the universe and would like to have it for tea.
Yes, like many other netizens, Steven and I are influencers in the fields of fashion, beauty, grooming, spirits (alcohol, not the other kind), food and fun.
If you have questions about the site, would like a book, film, or product reviewed, have press inquiries, advertising opportunities, commercial opportunities, including branded content/custom content and/or brand ambassadorships please send the info to:
We're always on the hunt for freelance writers. Interested in covering pop culture, celebrity, beauty, style, grooming, cocktails, lifestyle, or have an essay you'd love to see the light of day? We're looking for straight, nonbinary, and GLBTQ writers. Send either of us an email with a short bio in the email, what you'd like to cover, a resume and an idea or two for an article. We'll get back to you.
You can also send us an email if you've a working TARDIS. Especially if you have a TARDIS.
Previous sponsored articles on this site were created for Estee Lauder, Physicians Formula Cosmetics, Vision Council of America, Rickshaw BagWorks and SkillShare.com.
TQoS articles are syndicated in Lucky Blogging Community, Buzznet, SheSpeaks, and BlogHer.
We're also mentioned on the press pages of a wide variety of companies, including Clinique, Nerium, LuxHair Wow and more.
As January 18, 2015 the audience breakdown is:
49.74% of my readers are women.
50.26% of my readers are men. ( we write a lot about cocktails, food and drink)
29.93% of my readers are between the ages of 18-34
30.06% of my readers are between the ages of 35-49
58.08% of my readers don't have children
27% of my readers make between 30K-60K
28.% of my readers make between 60K-100K
27% of my readers make over 100K
And we also get a huge readership from the UK, Germany, Belgium, and Russia. Why? They have good taste.
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