The Grand Opening of Macaron Parlour’s Second Store!

If you’re in New York City and are looking for a solution to a sweet tooth, stop by the Macaron Parlour. Offering various flavors of best selling pastries; from crème brûlée and s’mores doughnuts to tomato pesto pretzels, the Macaron Parlour … Continue reading

Pantone in Your Home: Monaco Blue

In addition to the Color of the Year, look out for Pantone’s Spring 2013 color report! This palette consists of nine hues (including emerald green) that serve as a color trend guide for fashion, beauty and home decor. Monaco Blue … Continue reading

Trend Alert: Fringe Fashion

I’ve always been a fan of fringed pieces.  The debut of this embellishment started in the 1920’s with dresses and shawls, came back for the Elvis Presley years with leather jackets, stuck around for the 60’s and 70’s with a … Continue reading

Holiday Recipes: Turkey Empanadas

Still have holiday turkey in the refrigerator?   This empanada recipe will transform the typical leftover tradition! What You Will Need: 1 sheet frozen puff pastry 2 cups leftover mashed potatoes 4 cups turkey, shredded 1 tablespoon chili powder 1/4 … Continue reading

Holiday Recipes: Christmas Chutney Cheese Ball

It’s that time of the year when you impress your guests with that special recipe you’ve held onto all year.  My aunt serves this Old Farmhouse chutney cheese ball as a starter at holiday gatherings.  With a distinct combination of … Continue reading

Holiday Recipe: Tres Leches Flan

I am a big fan of the Latin Kitchen; the recipes on this website are absolutely amazing.  You can find traditional Latin dishes with an American twist.  The recipe for Tres Leches Flan is a Must Have in my book! … Continue reading

Pantone in Your Home: Emerald Green

The Pantone Institute has announced the color of the year for 2013- Emerald Green. The declared hue will have an influence on the fashion, beauty, design, and décor industries all over the world. Green tints are known to enhance your … Continue reading