I debated on what I should call this recipe: Memorial Day Cookie (because I made them this past weekend, duh), Moving Day Cookie (because I actually baked these for the boyfriend, who I knew...

May 20, 2010

A presto, Italia

See you soon, Italy. I'm going on a mini-vacation with my parents in a couple of weeks and I am beyond excited!! One of the things in my List of Things To Do Before...

May 18, 2010

Review: Drop Dead Diva

Drop Dead Diva is a TV show about a skinny girl trapped in a fat girl’s body. News-breaking? No. Offensive? Maybe. Intriguing? Funny? Heart-warming? Yes, yes, and yes. Not since Friends and Sex and...

May 9, 2010

Mom and Cheese

This a thank you to my mom, who introduced me to the wonderful world of cheese - and chocolate, sausages, sangria, shopping, jewelry, leather bags, Italian designers, and all things fabulous in this world....

May 6, 2010

Mooo….

The first thing I said when we had dinner at Mooo, an upscale steakhouse at the swanky XV Beacon Hotel, was, “I feel like a princess!” I made that proclamation as I sat down...

I'm a professional planner. Not only does my job description actually requires planning ahead (I'm a media planner - I plan and buy online media for our clients), but that is just my personal nature....

April 12, 2010

Chef Louie Night

I attended Chef Louis Night last night with my fun and fab girlfriends. Chef Louis Night is basically a house party that was born out of a local culinary underground dining scene....

I just wanted to share a dilemma that has plagued me for years, which I'm sure some of you are familiar with. I call it the Food Lovers/Dieters Dilemma. It all boils down to...

Vision 5k raises awareness and funds to give the blind and visually impaired the power to transform their lives. I am raising funds for Perkins School for the Blind. My family and I will...

April 1, 2010

Chill & Lick

I have a confession to make: I've been hanging out at J.P. Licks for an hour each week. No, it's not because of an ice cream addiction (I do love ice cream) but every...