Food

Omaha Steaks: Great For Father’s Day (Or Any Day)!

Omaha Steaks has always been a Father’s Day favorite brand. And OS is not just about fine steaks these days—there are numerous seafood and vegetarian dishes that are “heat and eat” but they taste fresh from the sea or farm. Private Reserve Strip Steak with Steakhouse Fries I recently tried the Private Reserve Strip Steaks which are particularly stellar. They…read more
Lifestyle

The Housewares Summer Preview: Testing Out Cutting Edge Appliances, High Tech Cookware And More!

I had a terrific time at Live In NYC: Housewares Summer Preview which was given by the International Housewares Association at the Metropolitan Pavilion recently. More than 35 companies and brands were on hand to show products to lifestyle press. There was a nice blend of well-known brands and first-time event exhibitors. All in all, there were 130 products on…read more
Lifestyle

Get Your Stretch On At Stretch’d! I Did & Loved It!

I recently visited the brand spanking new Stretch’d location on Third Avenue between 77th and 78th Streets and it was a whole new world for me in terms of anything athletic! The main purpose of the Stretch’d locations are for people to recover after workouts with the help of professional “stretchers” (people with prior experience as trainers and masseuses who…read more
Lifestyle

La Roche-Posay Launches Two New Great Products Just In Time For A Cold New York Winter!

La Roche-Posay had a virtual press event last week where influencers like yours truly enjoyed learning more about this famous French skincare company’s two newest products—Lipikar AP+ Wash and Cicaplast Hands. As an added bonus, we got to virtually mix 'n mingle with Dr. Angela Lamb (director of the Mount Sinai Dermatology Department at their main location uptown)! Above you…read more
Food

Our Kitchen: The Latest And The Greatest In Farm-To-Table Meal Delivery Service!

I was so excited to participate in the online press launch party for Our Kitchen, an Asian-inspired food delivery service that is not just farm to table—the owner and executive chef Paulo Wei owns a farm in Jervis, NY where all the produce for his delicious dishes is grown! Even better, he welcomes guests to come dine up there and…read more
Lifestyle

Is it Time for Some Home Improvement? Take a Look at CertainTeed STONEfaçade™, the Ultimate Stone Veneer Product!

I recently checked out CertainTeed STONEfaçade, a revolutionary cladding product made of easy-to-install manufactured stone panels that can be used for accents both inside and outside the home. Many people in the suburbs are selling their homes due in part to the low mortgage rates being offered to buyers and the fact that many people are moving out of crowded…read more
Lifestyle

Mionetto’s Virtual Tasting And Pizza Party: The Most Fun That I’ve Had In The Past Few Months!

I was thrilled to be invited to Mionetto’s Prosecco Week Pizza Party which was a super fun event where 20 lifestyle influencers had Margherita pizza, arancini and rustic salad delivered piping hot from the legendary and authentic Keste at 271 Bleecker Street in the West Village and three types of Mionetto Prosecco: Mionetto Brut, Mionetto Organic and Mionetto Cartizze. Everyone…read more
Travel

European Summer Getaways: Our Top Five Picks!

When the travel bans are lifted and it’s safe to travel overseas again, Europe will be welcoming American tourists looking for memorable summer experiences. While travel plans may need some adjusting during these times, as long as everybody is smart and takes the appropriate precautions, you can still enjoy a magical vacation across Europe. So for your summer getaway to…read more
Fashion

Talking Fashion Trends And Beyond With Designer Donna Leah!

Miami-based and New York raised Donna Leah has dressed everyone from Sharon Osborne to Cyndi Lauper with her unexpected and sexy designs. This FIT educated designer is proud to design for women of all ages and is currently based in Miami where the pace, rhythms and colors inspire her to design nearly everyday. Donna’s designs are so diversified and so…read more
Lifestyle

This Is How Long It Will Take To Binge Watch Your Favorite Property Shows!

For the duration of the Covid-19 lockdown, we will undoubtedly be consuming a lot of television. Home improvement shows will be among the popular options to watch – not just for the entertainment value but also for the insightful information and inspiration they may provide homeowners to start their own DIY projects while on lockdown. Interested in home improvement and…read more
Fashion

Fresh European Trends You’ll Find On The Streets Of New York This Spring!

Spring is beckoning, and New York catwalks have already showcased the most fashionable designs for the upcoming season. But keep in mind that European styles for Spring 2020 that already showcased last year have crept into the American fashion scene driven by fashionistas' increasing desire for stylish yet comfortable attire. Here is a low down on what to look out…read more
Food

Capital Grille: My Idea Of The Ultimate V-Day Dinner Hot Spot!

What is my top choice for a great, classically romantic Valentine’s (or Galentine’s) Day? It is Capital Grille—because I love nothing better than a super consistent steakhouse with white glove service and Capital Grille is just that.They not only have my very favorite grilled filet mignon (in a generous 10 ounce portion) always done to the exact temperature that I…read more