July 24, 2010

My New Mizunos

Two years ago if you told me I'll be posting pictures of my new Mizunos instead of my new Manolos, I would have laughed at your face. But things change and I am now as...

Happy Friday
July 23, 2010

Happy Friday

You know what's a good way to have a happy Friday? Chocolate. Always chocolate.

July 21, 2010

Sugar Doll Blogger Award

The other day Corinne at Breathe and Savor hit me with the Sugar Doll Blogger Award - it's a fun post: Share 1o random fun facts about yourself and pass it along to a...

Spend $100, Get Healthy
July 20, 2010

Spend $100, Get Healthy

From Vitamin G: Let's Say You Have an Extra $100: How Would You Spend It to Better Your Health, Happiness?

July 19, 2010

3 Little Figs

I have a conundrum. And it's delicious. I discovered it on a sunny Friday afternoon at my favorite farmers market. It looks just like a regular cookie , but it's not - it's special: a...

July 14, 2010

Bastille Day

Happy Bastille Day! Last Sunday, Harvard Square celebrated Bastillle Day on Holyoke Street. The whole street, where Sandrine's is located, was closed off for the activities: the World Cup finals was shown on a giant...

July 11, 2010

Q’s Nuts

Q’s Nuts are offered in original sweet roast and exotic flavors. Some of the most popular flavors include Original Sweet Roasted Pecans, Key Lime Ginger Cashews, Sweet and Sassy Almonds, Yerba Mate Almonds,...

July 8, 2010


What do two peas in a pod, a rainbow maki, a SpongeBob luau, and a Dolce & Gabbana bag have in common? They've all been made into beautiful cakes by Rowena Sy-Santos, owner and proprietor...

Are you feeling crazy because of stress lately? Do you want to control your weight? Go on a vacation. Stress results in high levels of cortisol, and according to this MSN article, stress might be...

Avocado Love
July 5, 2010

Avocado Love

Monica loves avocados. Monica is one of my sisters, and she is deaf, mute and blind. Because she cannot see, she chooses her foods based on texture, taste and smell. I imagine she likes the...