Blog, dessert, Desserts, The Classy Cook

Vegan Blueberry Muffins

As we get deeper into the winter months, the urge to turn on the oven for the extra heat (does anyone else always feel cold?!) and the excitement of baking something warm and yummy kicks in more than usual. I love spontaneous baking adventures using ingredients that are already in my cabinets and refrigerator –… Read More Vegan Blueberry Muffins

Blog, Eating Out, Travel, Travel Diary

Restaurant Review – La Pulperia Upper East Side

La Pulperia UES * 210 2nd Avenue New York, NY 100002 * ♥♥♥♥ * $$$   When you walk down 2nd Avenue on a foggy, rainy Monday night on the Upper East Side, all of the restaurants and shops start to blend together. Salons, bars, Italian bistros. Then at the edge of one block you’ll find… Read More Restaurant Review – La Pulperia Upper East Side

Beauty, Blog, Clean Beauty

This Bubble Mask Will Transform Your Fall Skincare Routine

It’s that time of year again Northeast folks. The leaves are changing, pumpkin spice is taking over the country and sweater weather is nothing but imminent. It’s also time to start prepping for a cold-weather skincare routine, as your skin no longer needs to combat heat, sun and sweat – but instead cold temperatures and… Read More This Bubble Mask Will Transform Your Fall Skincare Routine

Blog, Book Worm

Book Review: Happily Ever Esther by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter

Happily Ever Esther by  Steve Jenkins + Derek Walter ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Retails for $18 on Amazon. Best read paired with a plant-based meal, like this yummy black bean burger that I eat at least once a week or this vegan banana bread that’s become a family favorite! Teacup pigs – and miniature animals – have been trendy… Read More Book Review: Happily Ever Esther by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter

Blog, dessert, Desserts, The Classy Cook

Vegan Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

It’s been a while since I last baked something from scratch and played around with a new recipe – this summer has been quite hot and turning on the oven just hasn’t seemed like the right move. But when both my mom and boyfriend came to me with bunches of overripe bananas this weekend asking… Read More Vegan Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Blog, Home, Lifestyle

The Personalized D.I.Y. Hack That Will Bring Your Bridal Shower To The Next Level

It’s officially wedding season! Warm, sunny weather, gorgeous flower arrangements and love in the air sets the scene for some of the most gorgeous summer weddings I’ve been to. I recently went to celebrate the wedding of two of my friends from school who had a beautiful church ceremony and then an open-air reception at a… Read More The Personalized D.I.Y. Hack That Will Bring Your Bridal Shower To The Next Level

Blog, drinks, The Classy Cook

Red White And Blue Wine Spritzer (+Giveaway!)

My ideal recipe for July 4th? How about a mixture of sun, sand and a veggie burger BBQ – surrounded by people I love. Okay, okay and maybe a perfectly themed cocktail or two, it’s a day of celebration after all! For the past few years I’ve spent the 4th down the shore with a… Read More Red White And Blue Wine Spritzer (+Giveaway!)

Beauty, Blog, Clean Beauty

This Is The One Product I Use On My Hair In The Summer

I’ll be the first to admit that when it comes to beauty skills, I am absolutely the worst at styling my hair. I can’t french braid, only have a 50 percent chance of using a curling iron the right way (ask my sisters) and basically survive with the help of a hair straightener and natural… Read More This Is The One Product I Use On My Hair In The Summer

Blog, Book Worm

Book Review – Digging In by Loretta Nyhan

Digging In by Loretta Nyhan ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Retails for $16 on Amazon. Best read paired with your very own basil plant – or a Blackberry Basil Cocktail 😉 New recipe coming soon! I find it so interesting that once you make a significant life change (most recently for me, switching jobs and job industries) other things… Read More Book Review – Digging In by Loretta Nyhan

Blog, wellness

On The Guest List – Kick Ass With Mel Audible Launch Event

A few weeks back I had the pleasure of attending an inspiring panel with Mel Robbins, Hannah Bronfman and Michael Chernow. It was the Kick Ass With Mel launch event, Robbins’ new audible show which came out earlier that day. (Don’t worry I’ll be linking to the download code below so you can listen to it… Read More On The Guest List – Kick Ass With Mel Audible Launch Event