Shake Shack Burger and Fries

Best Cheap Eats for Foodies: Times Square, NYC

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NYC skyline view from 50 Bowery

Why I Left New York City

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Beach, Peanut Butter & Jelly, and Chai's Mystique bowls from Rush Bowls

Hooray for Healthy Breakfast Food Bowls in Denver

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Brunch at Quality Italian

Quality Italian Denver: Making Brunch Dreams Come True

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Food

The Mercantile Wows with Simplicity

By on July 31, 2016
Acquerello mushroom risotto truffle - before

Making dinner reservations was never really my thing when I lived in New York City. The idea of trying to figure out what I would feel like eating several days in advance seemed pretty unreasonable.  What if thought I wanted vegan comfort food next Friday, but when that day came around, I actually felt like eating soup dumplings in Chinatown?!?! […]

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Food

Healthy Asian Fare at Mooncake Foods

By on June 9, 2016
Peashoot dumplings

In late March I was back in NYC for work. It was strange being a “visitor” in the city I know best. When my mom rang up asking to meet up for an early dinner in SoHo, I took the opportunity to try out a tiny place on Watts Street I’d walked by a billion times […]

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Life

How I Learned to Love Wearing Patagonia

By on June 3, 2016
Patagonia nano puff jacket

Living in NYC, the idea of wearing head-to-toe Patagonia never once crossed my mind. I was familiar with Patagonia, having owned a few base layer items to keep me warm during the brutal New York winters, but when I moved to Denver, locals told me wearing “Patagucci” would become a way of life. I chuckled a […]

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Food

Recreating Nitehawk Queso

By on May 1, 2016
Stanton's Nitehawk queso

Nitehawk Cinema in Williamsburg, Brooklyn will always have a special place in my heart. It’s one of the coolest indie movie theaters in New York City featuring a cool vintage vibe for interior (think studded leather banquets at the bar downstairs plus a wall case filled with VHS tapes of classic cult movies), but it’s also one of the only […]

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