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All That Glitters: The Classy NYE Look Book

One of my favorite nights is coming up and I’m figuratively biting my nails because I still haven’t decided on an outfit. A night of laughs, champagne, reminiscing and glitter sounds like a truly divine way to leave 2016 in the dust and ring in the shiny new year. Okay okay, 2016 was actually a… Read More All That Glitters: The Classy NYE Look Book

Blog, Desserts, The Classy Cook

Candy Cane Sugar Cookies

One of the best parts about the holiday season is that it gives you an excuse to bake treats that you’d otherwise try to avoid. Yup, even during finals! I made the biggest batch of cookies in the history of my solo baking career (a very short span of a year from the time I… Read More Candy Cane Sugar Cookies

Blog, Mains, The Classy Cook

POTW: Splendid Spoon

Don’t you just love how your cravings change with the weather? Although what we’ve been dealing with in NYC is 60 degrees one day and 20 degrees the next (what is happening?!) I’ve realized that you can’t go wrong with a bowl of warm and hearty soup. Of course, the best soups are homemade (as… Read More POTW: Splendid Spoon

Blog, snacks, The Classy Cook

Blooming Endive Appetizer with Goat Cheese, Cranberries & Pistachios

When it comes to planning for the holidays, getting the menu together is one of the most important parts. You want your family and friends to enjoy a delicious, warm and hearty meal that sparks happiness, fullness and inspires good conversation. You also want to create a welcoming ambiance that encourages your guests to relax… Read More Blooming Endive Appetizer with Goat Cheese, Cranberries & Pistachios

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NYE

Let’s talk about New Year’s Resolutions. I know, I know, it’s way too early for this, you’re still trying to get through the next few crazy busy weeks of long lines and holiday shopping, menus, an occasional workout and to-do lists galore. You’ve got your hands over your ears – well eyes – and don’t… Read More NYE

Adventure Queen, Blog, Eating Out

Brunch Spots We Love: ZUMA NYC

Zuma NYC   *   261 Madison Avenue New York, New York 10016   *   $$$ If you’re lucky, brunch reservations are the plans that get you through the week. There’s nothing like waking up on a Sunday morning feeling the motivation you may have been lacking towards the end of the week to… Read More Brunch Spots We Love: ZUMA NYC

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POTW: Nounos Creamery

With holiday parties, snacking and hot chocolate binging just a few weeks away – well maybe the hot chocolate binging has started a bit early for some of us 😉 – it’s going to be more and more important to balance out our diets with fresh and natural ingredients. Keeping this in mind, let me… Read More POTW: Nounos Creamery