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A Delicacy: The Rosé Cider Cooler

A DELICACY: THE ROSÉ CIDER COOLER

“Hey pass me a drink,” my buddy asks me while we're on the beach soaking in the hot sun. Expecting a beer, I toss him a refreshing...

A Visit to Cannon + Belle

A VISIT TO CANNON + BELLE

Though it's been open a while, I hadn't had a chance yet to dine at Cannon + Belle , so I jumped at their generous offer for a complimentary...

 
 
 
Roasted Sweet Potato and Black Bean Salad with Chili Lime Vinaigrette

ROASTED SWEET POTATO AND BLACK BEAN SALAD WITH CHILI LIME VINAIGRETTE

This Roasted Sweet Potato and Black Bean Salad with Chili Lime Vinaigrette has been on repeat for the past few weeks. I can't get enough!

Gooey Peanut Butter Cupcakes

GOOEY PEANUT BUTTER CUPCAKES

This three-part cupcake recipe is so decadent you'd hardly believe it's FIX-approved - but it is! 21 Day Fix creator and culinary power...

 
 
 
Southern Spiced French Toast With Bananas and Pecans

SOUTHERN SPICED FRENCH TOAST WITH BANANAS AND PECANS

How could a recipe as decadent as French toast topped with bananas, pecans and pure maple syrup be classified as a healthy breakfast? Well,...

Six Gin & Tonic Riffs That Prove Gin Is Always in Season

SIX GIN & TONIC RIFFS THAT PROVE GIN IS ALWAYS IN SEASON

Gin & Tonic season is almost here , with promise of fizzy, fruity, botanically boozy days ahead. One of the most iconic drinks in bar...

 
 
 
Wood & Vine: Pre-Theater Dining in Hollywood

WOOD & VINE: PRE-THEATER DINING IN HOLLYWOOD

Photo Credit: Wood & Vine Popular Broadway musicals, such as Hamilton and Aladdin, are presented in Hollywood at the Pantages Theatre....

Let This Cucumber Strawberry Cooler Put a Spring In Your Step

LET THIS CUCUMBER STRAWBERRY COOLER PUT A SPRING IN YOUR STEP

It is not Summer yet. I mean, it's snowing in the Northeast but that doesn't mean a girl can dream. Making this and standing in front...

 
 
 
Cucumber Saké Martini

CUCUMBER SAKÉ MARTINI

Saké softens the cool bite of cucumber vodka in this spin on the Martini. 1 oz. cucumber vodka 2 oz. saké ¼ oz. fresh cucumber juice ¼...

Barrio viejo

BARRIO VIEJO

2 oz Añejo Tequila 1 tsp Cane Syrup or Rich Simple Syrup 2 dash Angostura Bitters 2 dash Peychaud's Bitters Stir with ice, strain into...

 
 
 
Toast to Spring Flowers With a Lavender Collins Cocktail

TOAST TO SPRING FLOWERS WITH A LAVENDER COLLINS COCKTAIL

April showers may bring May flowers, but I'm an impatient lady, as I want the world to be in full bloom already. My solution is simple:...

Waffles Are Better Than Pancakes, and If You Disagree, You're Wrong

WAFFLES ARE BETTER THAN PANCAKES, AND IF YOU DISAGREE, YOU'RE WRONG

I hate to break this to you, but if you think pancakes are better than waffles, then you've been woefully misinformed. In other words:...

 
 
 
Fiery cross

FIERY CROSS

1 1/2 oz Don Q Añejo Rum 3/4 oz Depaz Rhum Agricole 1/2 oz Rothman & Winter Apricot Liqueur 1/2 oz Green Tea Syrup 1/2 oz Lime Juice...

Tonic Cocktail: Green Goddess

TONIC COCKTAIL: GREEN GODDESS

For this cocktail, Sunday in Brooklyn head bartender Brian Evans was inspired by the tonic drinking culture of Spain. “The way gin...

 
 
 
Cottage Cheese Protein Pancakes for Kids

COTTAGE CHEESE PROTEIN PANCAKES FOR KIDS

Cottage Cheese Protein Pancakes made with whole wheat flour and topped with fresh fruit! A great way to pack in protein early in the...

Maple Mustard Chicken

MAPLE MUSTARD CHICKEN

Maple Mustard Chicken is a a super quick and easy dinner that packs in a whole lot of flavor! Tangy dijon mustard and sweet maple syrup...

 
 
 
5 Kosher-for-Passover Recipes

5 KOSHER-FOR-PASSOVER RECIPES

If you're celebrating Passover, it can be tricky to figure out healthy and delicious meals that are “K for P”. Lucky for you, I put...

Gluten Free Tahini Chocolate Muffins

GLUTEN FREE TAHINI CHOCOLATE MUFFINS

These Tahini Chocolate Muffins are gluten free, sweetened with maple syrup and perfect if you're trying to eat Paleo. I'm back with...

 
 
 
The Daiquiri Is Poised to Become the Next Negroni

THE DAIQUIRI IS POISED TO BECOME THE NEXT NEGRONI

The Negroni was a fairly obscure cocktail as little as 10 years ago, familiar only to bartenders and dedicated Italophiles. Then more...

Eatymology: Capirotada

EATYMOLOGY: CAPIROTADA

Capirotada n: A sweet and savory Mexican bread pudding traditionally eaten on Good Friday For many Mexicans and Mexican-Americans,...