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Carrot Pesto Pasta Salad

Waste not, want not. This was a motto my grandma Jeanette ingrained in my mind from a very young age. So, with the indulgence we often find from restaurants to the glitz and glam of the (cough-cough) entertainment industry, there is a special kind of swoon that happens when we...

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Carrot Pesto Pasta Salad

Insider's Guide to Boston

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Insider's Guide to Boston

Chef Greg Baxtrom

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Chef Greg Baxtrom

Carrot Pesto Pasta Salad

06 / 24 / 2016

Waste not, want not. This was a motto my grandma Jeanette ingrained in my mind from a very young age. So, with the indulgence we often find from restaurants to the glitz and glam of the (cough-cough) entertainment industry, there is a special kind of swoon that happens when we... read on

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Insider's Guide to Boston

06 / 21 / 2016

In the past couple months I’ve spent a considerable amount of time devouring lobsters, running amok through the streets of Little Italy, and rubbing elbows with the locals in good ol’ Bean Town. Boston, Massachusetts, rich in American history, and layered with unique pockets of charm at every turn, has... read on

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Chef Greg Baxtrom

06 / 17 / 2016

Thought that Brooklyn couldn’t get any cooler? Cue Chef Greg Baxtrom, a tried and true alum of culinary meccas such as Alinea and Per Se, who recently opened Olmsted, aptly named after the famed architect who co-designed both Central and Prospect Park, in Brooklyn’s Prospect Heights. With a penchant for farm-to-table... read on

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Love is Love is Love

06 / 14 / 2016

It was just a few months ago that I wrote a post reminding us that in the face of hate, we must be the love. It was a reactionary post to a senseless act of violence that rocked our already fragile world. And now, just weeks later, here we are... read on

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As I’ve grown older, what I’ve found resonates the most in this little beating heart of mine is a stronger social consciousness – a greater awareness of where things come from and how the choices I make (with my time, with my purchases) impact the world in a much greater way... read on

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Ann Howell Bullard, known for her stellar handbag designs, pulls inspiration from global travels and a life of wanderlust. But when it comes down to her roots, this design darling calls Raleigh, North Carolina home. Today she guides us through this historically charged and culturally rich city, sharing her favorite... read on

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Birthday Suit

Birthday Suit

I am 33 years old today. And I am happy. And I say that so plainly because, well…it takes time. To be happy. To figure out how to be kind to yourself. To not just choose that happiness, but to feel it.  My 20s were brutal – a constant battle...

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Birthday Suit

Draw Your Own Box

Draw Your Own Box

Draw your own box. White. Black. Hispanic. Asian/Pacific Islander. Those were the only four options available for me to check as my ethnicity in my 7th grade English class. Choose one. It was some sort of mandatory census that had to be completed before an exam, and there I was...

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Draw Your Own Box

A Love Letter

A Love Letter

Dreadlocks. Nose ring. Yoga instructor. Social worker. Free spirit. Lover of potato chips & lemon tarts. And if the DJ cues Al Green’s soul classic “Call Me,” just forget it. She will swivel her hips into the sweetest little dance you’ve ever seen, swaying her head and snapping her fingers...

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A Love Letter

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