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04.30.15 in Travel
The Best Specialty Food Stores in New York City The life of a homecook is not a walk in the park! Restaurant chefs have their purveyors and trusted sources, but for the poor homecook there is trial and error. While restaurant chefs often wake up early to get the first pickings at produce and other ingredients, we do have the benefit of sleeping late but we also have to find our own trusted sources for fresh ingredients. Finding the right ingredients for your recipes is the most important thing you can do especially if you prefer a seasonal diet, like I do. Seasonal locally harvested ingredients are not only Read More »
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An Eggcellent Easter Brunch: Dutch Baby Is it Spring yet? The calendar says so but its still cold out. I guess the Easter Bunny will need a coat this year! Speaking of Easter Bunnies, what are you doing for Easter?  Planning

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An Eggcellent Passover Dessert: Pavlova Not so long ago I had a big birthday celebration for Baby Lemonade turning one. I made her a vanilla sponge cake with buttermilk frosting for daycare and she positively hated it. She is not

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Spring Beauty Innovations
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5 Innovative Products for your Spring Beauty Routine Transitioning from winter to spring is always tough on a beauty routine. This winter was particularly brutal and it feels like it negatively impacted most people I know. So this change of season will likely

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Upspeak  - Are you asking me
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Upspeak…Are You Asking Me or Telling Me? What happened to the simple declarative sentence?  This is a legitimate question and therefore, it is appropriate and acceptable for my voice to rise at the end of this utterance.  However, the tendency to make

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Betony NYC Restoreview
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RestoReview: Betony During Identita' Golose 2014, I had the pleasure to meet Bryce Shuman, the Executive Chef at Betony.  Chef Bryce's demo with Lucianone Monosilio was one of the most fun to moderate: the food was great

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Gluten Free Pizza New York
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The Art of Gluten Free Pizza If I had to name the one thing from Italy I don't miss at all, that would be Neapolitan pizza. I can hear you all GASP in disbelief from the screen. No, I haven't lost

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Happy Thanksgiving 2014
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Happy Thanksgiving 2014! It's Turkey Day! It will be the First for Baby Lemonade and for Nonna, the second in the new kitchen. Since I moved to NY 10 years ago, Thanksgiving has quickly become my holiday too,

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Serena @ Identita' Golose NYC
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Serena at Identita’ Golose NYC 2014 It's no mystery I am a big fan of Identita' Golose, the first Italian food festival worldwide featuring the best Italian chefs in and out of Italy. In the past few years, I have covered

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