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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Check Out These Valentine’s Day “Quick Pick” Gifts—All Under $100!

Simple but romantic gifts that are reasonably priced are what most Valentine's Day celebrants are looking for! We've come up with some "quick picks" that work for people of all ages and tastes! These hot pink bamboo themed hoops by Gold And Honey are unique because they are clear and they have the type of self-closing posts that keep them…read more

Little Italy In The Bronx Probably Has The Greatest Restaurant Week Of All!

I make about four pilgrimages to the Bronx's Little Italy which is on and around Arthur Avenue in the Belmont section because besides counting on a very solid Southern Italian meal of very high quality and shareable size portions, it's tons of fun to visit the old school speciality food stores in the neighborhood. The super "must shop" spots for…read more

New York’s Iconic Sites: Why They’re Still A Must To Visit Whether You’re A Local Or A Tourist!

New York is home to some of the most amazing places in the world, and millions of us are so lucky to call it home. I wanted to share my “my must-see places” of New York for the first time visitors that may even be a bit overpublicized—but truth be told, as famous as they are, some locals have never…read more