cookbooks

Computer Love: Our Favorite Links of the Week

Hotties: Beyonce’s video for “Countdown” is here and we are in LOVE! Betty Davis: Funk Goddess Get hott hair from hott hair stylist Nikki Flaming at her hott new salon, Pelo! Newsies: RIP Steve Jobs. Dan Humphrey repping at Occupy Wall Street! Justin Bieber in Les Miz? It better be in the role of Gavroche!(…)

Spied it, Tried it: Ice Pops by La Newyorkina

After reading the New York Times article about New York’s New Frozen Treats, I decided I had to have La Newyorkina‘s famed Mexican ice pops – or paletas – and planned a trip to the Hester Street Fair. I was hoping for the avocado flavor, but would have been just as thrilled to try fresh(…)

Cookbook Review: The Accidental Vegan

Last year I was browsing at Powerhouse Books in DUMBO when a slim cookbook caught my eye. I don’t own many cookbooks and usually Google recipes when I want to make something new. As I paged through The Accidental Vegan by Devra Gartenstein I was stuck by how few ingredients each recipe called for. For(…)

Best Gifts of the 2010

The holiday season is now officially over, so what better time to reflect on all of the great gifts we gave and received: Thea Best Received My sister, PA Nina, knows how much I love horses and that I needed a nice, simple, gold necklace. She gave me this amazing Minoux Jewelry piece, Little Lucky(…)