Feeling Lucky (Rice) in NYC
On March 27, 2015
Here I was again, another Friday night, another incredible food event. Hot off my stint at the Charleston Wine + Food, I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to…
Phone Apps for the Kitchen!
On March 20, 2015
3 Useful Apps for Every Home Cook I haven’t always been the most tech savvy in the kitchen; relying on cookbooks stained with old attempts at recipes, or a notecard…
Charleston Wine + Food Festival
On March 13, 2015
As most of you know, I’m a sucker for a good food festival. I mean, who isn’t really? Endless opportunities to eat and drink, plus a plethora of foodies and…
Sugar-Free Pear Conserve with Ginger and Cardamom
On March 6, 2015
If you read my blog last week, you saw just how much leftover fruit I had from my Italian Abbodanza dinner party. The great thing about using fresh fruit as…
My Italian Abbodanza Dinner Party!
On February 27, 2015
You all know how much I love to entertain, but sometimes setting the table can be daunting, even to me. Themes are an easy way to organize a table setting,…
Inside My Detox at the Optimum Health Institute
On February 20, 2015
I know I look healthy….but the weight is creeping up with my rather excessive eating lifestyle! I eat pretty healthy most of the time, but there are weeks when I go…
Morning After Quinoa Bowl
On February 13, 2015
“Morning after what?!” You’re probably thinking. Well, not only is this dish an exotic and fun way to wake up your sweetie in the morning, it’s also a nutrition-packed dish that will…
The Dreamiest (One-Bowl) Chocolate Cake EVER!
On February 6, 2015
Valentine’s Day – whether you love it or dread it – has one perk everyone can agree on. Chocolate galore! Chocolate makes everyone feel sexy and indulgent, whether it’s enjoyed solo or…
Exploring Fabulous Décor & Gifts NYC: William Wayne!
On January 30, 2015
Sometimes finding unique items for the table can be challenging. Where do you find really sensational linens, china, glassware, and hostess gifts that are more interesting than the run-of-the-mill stuff at chain stores? I…
My January White Party
On January 23, 2015
I live to entertain — especially during the holidays. That’s why I felt so odd not entertaining guests this year! I knew I had to do something special in January…