December 2021 Issue

Arts & Entertainment

The Further Adventures of a #$@!%-The-Cold, Let’s-Have-Some-Fun, Winter-Loving Bostonian

37 ways to embrace New England’s toughest season—and have a rollicking good time doing it.


City Life

The Death of the Office Friendship

No more laughs around the water cooler. No more lunchtime gossip. Why a generation of Bostonians is doomed to drink alone after work.

City Life

The Top Lawyers of 2021

Our inaugural list of the 1,099 best lawyers in the region—from corporate to criminal—as chosen by their peers.


City Life

A Dream Deferred

For a moment, Boston had a chance to elect its first Black mayor. What does it say about our city that we didn’t take it?

Home Design

Home & Property

Spaces: Pretty in Pink (And Orange)

Bath time feels a lot more fun in this kid-friendly spot.

Fashion + Style


Boston Traveler: Jackson Hole

Grab your hat and gloves and get ready for snow, sloshies, and scenery like no other: The mountains are calling.



Med Spa Makeover

From fat-vanquishing lasers to nurturing IV infusions, these five state-of-the-art cosmetic treatments will leave you feeling brand-new.