Bagels & Lox! ~ Recipe ReDux

Every November the holiday nostalgia kicks in as the holidays near. As we reminisce and think about the things we are thankful for, more often than not, food memories emerge. The smell of my mom’s turkey marinated in soy sauce, garlic, orange juice and mustard. Or the 10 heads (yes, heads) of pureed garlic that … Continue reading

Coast-to-Coast Sweetpotato Applesauce ~ Recipe ReDux Sponsored Recipe Contest

I received free samples of California sweetpotatoes mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by the California Sweetpotato Council and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time. I’ve spent the week getting to know California sweetpotatoes; not to … Continue reading

Dietitians Visit Chobani SOHO

I was recently invited to an event to get to know Chobani’s first store in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan. Eager to see what this Mediterranean yogurt bar had to offer, I excitedly accepted. The store has a bright and beautiful storefront on the corner or Prince and West Broadway, so open that you can … Continue reading

The Start of an Ambitious Garden {2012}

Happy almost summer! I wanted to share a side project I’ve been working on… my ambitious vegetable garden! Several weeks ago I started these adorable plants from seeds and two weeks ago, they were planted into the garden. They are now starting to spread their roots and really take off. I’ll keep you posted through … Continue reading