Food and Wine
Tue 07.29
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Jars by Dani Says Bye-Bye Cupcakes

The fashion world is over cupcakes. They’re done with fancy Rice Krispies and they’ve taken a break from macaroons. The newest sugar-filled niche dessert is Jars by Dany.

Fri 07.25
Avocado Mousse

Raw Vegan Recipes From Juice Generation to Make NOW (Yes, They’re That Good)

Would you be believe that the above dessert has avocado in it? It does. More surprisingly still, it tastes fantastic. There are few things that can get me to make the trek from the Upper East Side to Brooklyn, but the promise of a sprawling new Juice Generation with all the juices and raw-vegan fare that it entails, was enough to convince me a few weeks ago…

Fri 07.18
KIND Healthy Snacks Launches New Grains, Fruit & Nut Clusters

KIND Healthy Snacks Launches New Grains, Fruit & Nut Clusters

I’m a snacker – I’m not one to sit and eat breakfast or lunch so aside from dinner I rarely sit down for a proper meal. The problem is that most “healthy” snacks really aren’t that healthy, especially because most of them are hugely addictive so you can easily end up consuming 600-plus calories between meals without even noticing.

Thu 07.17
Who Needs Bread?

Who Needs Bread? Try These High Fiber Crisps Instead

Who needs bread? Well, me…I’m a bread addict. The hardest part about spending two weeks in Japan was that most meals did not come with bread (old habits die hard!).

Thu 07.10
Picnic Baskets

Picnic Baskets: Have Basket, Will Picnic

You sit at your dining room table all winter long. Now that summer is in full swing, why not enjoy a meal with a view instead?

Tue 06.24
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What Hemp Seeds Are & Why You Should Eat Them

Contrary to popular belief, hemp has much more than one purpose…

Wed 06.18
Suja Juice

Suja Juice: Move Over, Blueprint

Suja Juice has literally exploded onto the juice scene in the last year…

Mon 06.16
Dukan Diet's Yummy New Granola

Dukan Diet’s Yummy New Granola

I don’t believe in fad diets – no one ever got AND stayed in shape by eating only bananas, or cutting out all carbs or all fat or who knows what else. When I got a sample of a new granola launched by Dukan Diet, oat bran granola in apple cinnamon, I didn’t have high hopes…

Wed 06.11
Forget Coffee - Sip Guayaki Organic Yerba Mate Instead

Forget Coffee – Sip Guayaki Organic Yerba Mate Instead

I’m not anti-coffee by any means, but people are always asking me if I know of any great alternatives. My answer? Guayaki Organic Yerba Mate.