The Daily Dish: Greens & More Greens @ JEAN GEORGES, NYC

I recently had a very green dinner at JEAN GEORGES inside of Trump International and took major delight in their green dishes!  The shrimp salad was spectacular, the kale salad was refreshing with crunch and the artichoke was rich and buttery! There’s a reason why uber chef Jean Georges Vonegrichten is who he is, and if […]

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ALL HAIL To KALE!!! Delicious SALAD RECIPES For YOU!

  2014 is the Year of KALE! While food lovers and health enthusiasts have been embracing the leafy green over the past few years, this is the year that Kale is going mainstream. Certified Dietician and Executive Chef of JUST SALAD,Laura Pensiero has created several delicious and nutritious salads that incorporate the foodie favorite, along with a new addition to […]

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My Fashion Week Fix – The STEAKHOUSE SALAD @ CHOP’T

New York Fashion Week is here, and I’m sure I’m not the only one out of the reported 175,000 fashion industry New Yorkers who has been dieting to get slim and trim for our most important season!  My secret:  The Steakhouse Salad at CHOP’T – THE CREATIVE SALAD COMPANY! Under 500 calories, the delicious salad […]

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HENRY’S – Another Reason Why The Upper West Side Can’t Be Great

No matter how seductive the luxury, warmth and diversity of Manhattan’s posh Upper West Side, the restaurant scene is oft described as dull or lackluster.  Unlike other New York City neighborhoods, there are few if any big name chefs, major chains or five star dining options above 72nd street, where much of the eating is […]

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Celebrating Italian Restaurant Week in NYC @ ROC

While many of fashion’s elite have crossed the pond to take in the shows in Paris, for those of us stuck behind feigning for a taste of Europe, from June 26th through July 6th, New York City is hosting the first ever Italian Restaurant Week, Italian Dine-Out, offering diners special discounted prices on prix fixe lunch and dinner menus at […]

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GRAMERCY TAVERN ***April’s Restaurant of the Month***

Everyone knows that there are endless dining options in New York City, but only true New Yorkers with the most refined tastes know that the bountiful list of diners, delis, restaurants, and upscale eateries pale in comparison to one spot that offers the best in sophisticated dining that can only be found in Manhattan – […]

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CHOP’T Gets Creative with Kale & Other Delicious Salad Options

I had seen the salad shop CHOP’T numerous times throughout my travels in the past year, but I had never stopped in until last week after a business meeting on Park Avenue South, I stopped into a location on 23rd Street and ordered one of the best salads I had eaten in a very long […]

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Bean Farmer’s Soup, Pork Belly, Kale, & A Club Sandwich at SOHO HOUSE, NYC

The SOHO HOUSE is a sophisticated private members club and hotel located in Manhattan’s trendy Meatpacking district.  The six-floor old warehouse now features a restaurant, a club lounge, a theater, luxe hotel room and the city’s only public rooftop pool!  Started in London in 1995, the Soho House was created as a haven and networking […]

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February’s Restaurant of the Month ***BOURBON STEAK*** Washington, DC

I wrote about BOURBON STEAK briefly last month when I ranked them #2 in my TOP 5 Pennsylvania Avenue Restaurants for those of you who chose to bear the insanity of DC during the recent Presidential Inauguration.  However, since starting this blog, prior to last week, I had not visited my favorite DC steakhouse in some […]

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PUMPKIN FRITTERS and Trick or Treat MAC & CHEESE Backstage at THE CHEW, NYC

With Halloween right around the corner, I would be remiss in not posting something for those who celebrate my least favorite holiday.  And with help from ABC’s talk show THE CHEW, I am able to share with you some pretty amazing recipes and ideas for festive dining this October! Actress Vivica Fox, a Coleman Entertainment […]

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