July 2, 2017

End up staying in the city like I did and can't pick and choose between events? Spend your 4th of July watching fireworks bursting over the city’s skyline from PHD Terrace & Hotel Americano rooftop bars to Fishbowl & Tao, we’ve got you covered on the biggest summer hol...

July 14, 2016

Located on the ground floor of Hotel on Rivington, Café Medi is in the heart of NYC’s Lower East Side. My two girlfriends and I were meandering the village when I had remembered my friend mention the recent open of this new eatery. Hungry for some dinner, we decided to...

June 23, 2016

This past Monday I celebrated the Summer Solstice with The Dreaming Tree - Great Food, Great Wine and Great Friends.

The Dreaming Tree wines is a collection of food-friendly wines created by world-renowned musician Dave Matthews and award winning winemaker Sean McKenzie...

May 17, 2016

As Tal and I prepare for our trip to Prague and Israel, I also prepare myself for the mouthwatering  

Bohemian BBQ! I can already taste the smokey low & slow American barbecue...

Moving to Kips Bay this past month, I have started exploring my new neighborhood more. I was having a drink and catching up with a friend at a local staple, Banc Cafe, when the owner of Hummus Kitchen started talking to us. We conversed over our drink and aft...

April 7, 2016

Over the course the past couple months I have become good friends with an awesome girl from Kazakhstan named Lena! She has been ranting about a place in East Village called Timna, and so finally last week we went! Tucked away on the left right passed Cafe Mogador when...

March 23, 2016

With the temperatures rising to the 70's and days getting longer, its the perfect time for a nice outdoor gathering. Whether you are walking down the highline, having lunch at the whitney, or exploring the cozy streets of greenwich village on your citibike, there are n...

March 11, 2016

New York is filled with neverending variety when it comes to food, from up and coming restaurants, to oldschool classics, the city never lacks good food. Being a big foodie and loving to cook I am always looking for the freshest vegetables, quality meats, crispiest bre...

February 23, 2016

If you ever happen to be traveling through or staying in Lee, Massachusetts, I highly sugget visiting Salmon Run Fish House. This relaxed seafood operation located on Main St, offers a full bar as well as booth seating.


Being a cute little town, there isn't much to cho...

February 11, 2016

Though my business trip to Miami last week was filled with long hours and late nights, after the conference had commenced  I finally got Sunday off and my boyfriend and I were ready to explore the up and coming neighborhood of Wynwood. He really wanted to walk and admi...

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