May 2011

Kale & White Bean Soup

by Janelle 05.06.2011
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Last night I made a delicious and hearty Kale & White Bean Soup. Overflowing with cannellini beans, greens, carrots, onions and chunks of kielbasa, this soup is bursting with flavor! It’s easy to make and perfect for a healthy and quick weeknight dinner. Serve with thinly sliced pieces of toasted ciabatta bread and freshly grated […]

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This Summer’s Jazziest Jeweled Sandals

by Janelle 05.05.2011

I love glam embellished summer shoes and this season has no shortage of sparkling sandals! From edgy studs to flashy sequins, there is no better way to dress up your casual summer denim and khaki shorts than with one of these sandals. Don’t be afraid to wear for either day or night – these bejeweled […]

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Marc by Marc Jacobs Simone Dress

by Janelle 05.03.2011

Ever since the lovely Michelle Obama was seen rocking the Marc by Marc Jacobs Simone dress on a recent trip to Brazil with the President, it has been flying off the shelves… and for good reason. I absolutely love the scoop neck with vibrant, oversized, cream, yellow and multi-colored stripes on lightweight silk. It is […]

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Happy May! Strawberry of the Month

by Janelle 05.03.2011

To continue my monthly announcement of cupcakes of the month from the adorable mini-cupcake bakery, Baked by Melissa, I am thrilled to present the perfectly pretty-in-pink Strawberry mini. Made with real strawberries and featuring a creamy, baby pink strawberry frosting and a subtle devilish, drizzle of dark chocolate, this cupcake is a must-try! Get it […]

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Low-Sugar and Whole Wheat Zucchini Muffins with Pecans

by Janelle 05.01.2011
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I just finished a batch of healthy and delicious whole wheat zucchini muffins. I found this recipe on one of my favorite cooking blogs, Kalyn’s Kitchen, and I just had to try it out for myself! Because it calls for Splenda and agave in place of regular sugar, these muffins are low-sugar and perfect for […]

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Ole! Plan the Perfect Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

by Janelle 05.01.2011
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Cinco de Mayo is coming up on Thursday and I have all the ideas you need to throw a stylish and fun fiesta! If you live in NYC, you know how hard it is to get a resy at the city’s top Mexican hotspots, so why not throw your own party? With summer right around […]

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