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For Dinner Tonight…Head Out For a New Twist on Sushi!

Tweet I love love love sushi! I’m a fan of fish (I may have mentioned this before ;)), I just can’t get enough. I’ve recently gotten into doing the Omakase (Chef’s Tasting) at almost every sushi restaurant I venture to. But today I’m hearing of a completely unchartered version of the Japanese classic…they’re calling it […]

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Diet Trends: The Dukan Diet

Tweet It’s hard to have not heard of this new diet fad recently. First it was Jennifer Lopez and Giselle Bundchen  reporting to have lost their post-pregnancy pounds on The Dukan Diet. And even more recently was the newest addition to England’s royalty herself, Kate Middleton, getting slim for her wedding using France’s best-seller. If that wasn’t enough, the […]

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The Review: Mahjong Dumplings

Tweet Last night I was lucky enough to have an excellent meal with drinks at Mahjong Dumplings located @ 1542 2nd Ave (between 80th & 81st). I got this more than worth it coupon from Gilt City.  For just $35 you get 2 apps, 2 dumplings & a bottle of wine or 2 bottles of sake […]

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A Healthy Diet for Oily Skin – How to Get Rid of Acne Naturally!

Tweet I’ve had the struggle with acne since I was about 13 years old as do many teenagers. At one point it was so bad I was taking a prescription to help rid myself of these unsightly blemishes! Still to this day I have random break outs. It’s great to read how you can help […]

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Would You Pay to…Grub With Us?

Tweet Yesterday I stumbled upon this really interesting site. While most of us hate when people are seated at a table that’s too close to our own, there are actually those who are paying for the privilege of sharing a table with strangers. Right here in NYC! Shocking, I know… The service, founded in Chicago […]

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Living Off the Land…in NYC?

Tweet I have to credit this post to my boyfriend since he forwarded this article today from the New York Post about the latest brand of hipster…the hillbilly! The article starts off with butchering a bunny and while I’m a meat eater, sometimes, I just can’t get into even thinking about killing a live animal (call […]

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New Diet Trend – Using Hormones?

Tweet In searching for some new fascinating diets that women have been trying out recently I stumbled on this article from The New York Times which left me both horrified and amazed at the lengths that women will go to to look good. Could you imagine sticking yourself with a syringe every single morning? I couldn’t! […]

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The Review: Gina La Fornarina (Upper East Side)

Tweet I’ve been going to Gina La Fornarina located at 1575 2nd Ave (between 81st St & 82nd St) since it first opened its doors about 3 years ago. I might go as far as to vote this my #1 favorite brunch restaurant in the city. I have to say, they sure know their strong point, any […]

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Food For Thought: Going Organic?

Tweet Recently I’ve come across several articles listing produce that are highly contaminated and those that are the least contaminated, allowing consumers to understand what should be bought organic and those that it’s not necessary to. I’ve been trying lately to buy my produce at farmer’s markets but when I don’t have the time or need […]

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It’s That Time of Year: Girl Scout Cookie Time!

Tweet Pretty soon you’ll be seeing the little cuties standing outside of your local grocery store, walmart and maybe even see a form being passed around your office to buy a box of delicious girl scout cookies. This is one successful cookie business! In America alone Girl Scouts sell approximately 200 million boxes of cookies […]

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