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An Impossibly Delicious Cocktail: Upward Float

Image c/o Campari Anything that pairs a few of my favorite things together is bound to not only get my attention but also have my love. The Upward Float, created by Created by Pamela Wiznitzer of the uber cool cocktail bar Seamstress here in New York City, has done both and quite successfully if I do say so myself. Wiznitzer paired Campari, Gin, Cocchi Rosa, Vanilla soda and Vanilla ice cream together for a fun ...

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And just like that we’re back to our good old friend Friday. Summer weekends in the city are pretty quiet, which is a refreshing shift from the day to day harried pace we typically operate at. So while I would love to be at the beach I’ll gladly take a weekend to have catch up brunches {finally hitting up Two Hands} and dinners {Root & Bone and JWF I’m coming for ya!} with friends, hit ...

Impossibly Delicious Fall Recipes

Tis the season for delicious fare and not just the decadent holiday kind either.  I love this time of year when I actually have a chance to cook, there are some how more hours in the day (kidding!) but it seems that way during the week now that the sun is no longer shining bright until 8 PM, there are fewer happy hours, events, things to do and I don’t mind being inside when it’s ...

Dishing it up: Healthy Holiday Entertaining Recipes

The holidays are officially among us, I ventured up 5th Avenue this weekend to do a little shopping and sure enough, the windows are being prepped for the reveals, the Rockefeller Christmas tree has been delivered and is officially in the process of being decorated, Christmas music is playing at Saks and Tiffany’s has giant snowflakes spanning the facade of their flagship location. With all of the hustle and bustle of the holidays comes the ...

The Weekender: Taking on the Weekend

Wow, talk about a whirlwind week! I was pleasently surprised that following a wonderful long weekend back home in Texas this week pretty much flew by. Though I won’t lie, I started following the Lake Austin Spa and Resort instagram and it is definitely making me crave another trip down to Austin. I mean who wouldn't want to enjoy this gorgeous place?! Needless to say I’m missing Texas but being back home here in NYC ...

Get to Baking: Nutella Stuffed Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate chip cookies are an essential part of my diet, heck almost all sweets are so don’t judge. Sweet intake is just about eating in moderation people! But when I started testing out new ingredients to take my cookies up a notch the other day, well let’s just say that moderation went out the window after these.  Tired of the same ole same ole chocolate chip cookies I had made half a batch of oatmeal ...