February 2011

Going out on Valentine’s Day? Check This Out!

by Janelle 02.03.2011

Want to look smashing on Valentine’s Day? Check out my guide for my top 3 picks of can’t-go-wrong outfits!

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Soft Anise Biscotti

by Janelle 02.03.2011
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You will love this recipe for an unexpected twist on traditional biscotti. Instead of a crunchy, crumbly cookie, these biscotti are soft, spongy, cake-like and light as a feather! Have one in the morning with your coffee and you’ll be hooked. Read more for my recipe…

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NYC: I Love Wafels & Dinges

by Janelle 02.03.2011

A front-runner in NYC’s food-truck obsession, Wafels & Dinges’ waffles are probably the best things I’ve ever ate. Parking at various location throughout the city, hungry new yorkers flock to this truck to savor the delectable waffles. You can’t go wrong with anything on the menu, but if you have the chance, I highly recommend […]

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The Best Red Nail Polish

by Janelle 02.02.2011
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Ah, the quest to find the perfect red nail polish. Essie, OPI – throw them all away. Now don’t get me wrong, I love Essie and OPI… just not for red. Rescue Beauty Lounge makes the perfect shade of red that flatters any skin type. It’s ultra-feminine and makes guys go crazy.

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Sick of Hummus? Try Making Baba Ganoush.

by Janelle 02.02.2011
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Last night, tired of the usual hummus routine,  my boyfriend decided to make Baba Ganoush and it was spectacular. Popular in Lebanon and Egpyt, this smoky, delicious dip is easy to make and sure to impress. Make for an appetizer or afternoon snack. Check out the recipe below…

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Baked by Melissa’s New Flavor of the Month

by Janelle 02.02.2011

Have you seen Baked by Melissa’s new February cupcake of the month? It’s coconut cream and I can’t wait to get my hands on it. Cupcake-loving New Yorkers (ahem) know exactly where to get their fix and Baked By Melissa is definitely on the list. These miniature cupcake treats are truly bite-size and a fantastic […]

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Creamy (and healthy) Blueberry Banana Smoothie

by Janelle 02.02.2011
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I just got back from the gym and made my favorite post-workout snack…. a Blueberry Banana Smoothie. This smoothie is not only delicious and satisfying, but it is good for you too. I know you are thinking anything creamy is not healthy, but trust me on this one. The secret? Adding lowfat cottage cheese. It […]

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Pink Pepper Pampering

by Janelle 02.01.2011

Get Ready For Some Pink Pepper Pampering

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NYC: Cocktails Tonight at The Bourgeois Pig

by Janelle 02.01.2011

Dark, sexy and mysterious. Need I say more? I am talking about my latest favorite spot for drinks in the East Village – The Bourgeois Pig. It is exactly what you are looking for post-date, dinner and everything else. Stop by for some cocktails and fondue. Perfection!

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