My Fabulous Foodie Day At The 2017 Fancy Food Show

Are you hungry? Are you thirsty? If not, you likely will be after you read about my fabulous foodie day at the 2017 Fancy Food Show. Last week, I spent four hours walking 362,000 square feet of the Javits Center … Continue reading

My Foodie Favorites At The 2016 Fancy Food Show

A few weeks ago, I went to the 2016 Summer Fancy Food Show at the Javits Center NYC. As a post 50 foodie, I gravitate toward wellness trends. In my mind that includes dark chocolate (which BTW is supposedly filled with healthful benefits) … Continue reading

Gluten-Free Snacks That Are Great For Spring Munchies

Finally the weather is warming up. I am so ready to get back outdoors after a long winter. According to my ayurvedic studies, it’s good to put your feet on the earth every day. This is a challenging task when … Continue reading

Staying Young At Heart With A Healthy Heart

“Your blood pressure is 103 over 77, that’s low,” said the Walgreens’ pharmacist. “Are you taking any blood pressure medication?” “No, but I did do my morning meditation,” I replied. “Good for you, keep up whatever you’re doing” said the … Continue reading

My Foodie Feast At The Fabulous Fancy Food Show

“I’ve never eaten so much at a food show,” said my friend J as we exited the Summer Fancy Food Show held at the Javits Center in New York City last week. “Me either,” I replied after  five hours of walking … Continue reading

Buzzing About New Books At 2015 Book Expo America

When I was a young girl growing up in the Bronx, NY, I loved to go to the public library. My mom would drop me off at the library and then go shopping at the supermarket. The library was my babysitter. … Continue reading

New Additions To Timeless Breakfast Cereals

I’m a breakfast eater. I never miss my morning meal. So when the team at Kellogg Company asked me if I wanted to sample their new Kellogg’s® Raisin Bran with Cranberries® cereal, I agreed to do a taste test. They sent a … Continue reading

A Special Twist on a Favorite Hanukkah Dish: Moroccan Potato Latkes

With Hanukkah arriving so early this year, I wasn’t sure if I should serve mashed potatoes or latkes as a side dish for Thanksgiving dinner. “What do you mean Aunt I is not bringing her mashed potatoes to Thanksgiving?” said … Continue reading

It’s Steamy Outside But I’m Cool Tasting Frozen Foods

I’m back with week two of the Vibrant Influencer Network Healthy Choice campaign. Last week, I shared my reviews of new Healthy Choice Greek Frozen Yogurt. My friend L, a registered dietitian, is joining me again to taste test Healthy … Continue reading

It’s Greek To Me: A Frozen Yogurt Taste Test

When the team at Vibrant Influencer Network asked me to participate in their Healthy Choice Campaign, I quickly obliged. While I mostly cook from scratch (or go out to eat or get dessert with my boyfriend L), I do occasionally … Continue reading