Miraval Extra Virgin Olive Oil

For those of you who know me, you probably know that I am not the best at healthy cooking. Healthy cooking is difficult and timely. However, when I do cook healthy, I always prefer to use olive oil instead of any other type of oil. In terms of cooking, I strongly believe that one’s choice…

Rind Snacks

Fruit with the peel on or off? That is thy question. I’ve always been a peel on type of girl for reasons other than my laziness and lacking ability to cut without hurting myself- I just want to bite right into a whole fruit without any of that peel and slice nonsense or hassle.  I…

No Cow: Vanilla Caramel Protein Bar

A dairy-free Vanilla Caramel Protein Bar, or Hershey’s bar? I thought Hershey’s, but I was SO SO wrong. I recently tried No Cow’s protein & energy bars. All of their products are dairy-free, sugar-free, and high in protein. I tasted the Vanilla Caramel Protein Bar when I got super hungry in class and I must say…

Noosh Brands Almond Butter

Celebrity Chef Paula Dean famously said “every recipe starts with a stick of butter.” At first, this statement seemed to bother me since “butter” has a bit of an unhealthy connotation. Today, food trends have been evolving and butter is no longer necessarily unhealthy. Paula Dean, the culinary genius she is, knew this from the…

A Review: Steve & Andy’s Cookies

NEW COOKIE FAVORITE FOUND! Last week I visited the Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City. I tasted many, and I mean many, products. Endless cookies, truffle salt, coffee, candies, and chocolates, but a few stood out to me and you’ll hear about them in the weeks to come. Steve & Andy’s Organic cookies were one…

A Review: Sahale Snacks

If you’re like me, you are a big fan of snacking. Snack foods are one of my favorite kinds of foods because they’re tasty and convenient. I was recently traveling from New York to California and one of the snacks that I had with me were the wonderfully delicious Sahale Snacks. I tried three flavors…

Awake Caffeinated Chocolate

I’m pretty much always tired and while I love naps and coffee, I don’t always have the time to rest or run to a coffee shop. That’s where Awake Caffeinated Chocolate comes in handy. They come in three delicious flavors; dark, milk, and caramel.The Dark chocolate is perfectly rich, while the Milk chocolate was silky…

Sheila G’s Brownie Brittle

These have been a long-time favorite snack of mine. The best brownie piece to get is the corner, right? With Sheila G’s brownie brittle, you get the crispy corner piece every time. It’s amazing. These come in six flavors; my favorites are the chocolate chip and the toffee crunch.The other day I got a chance…

Bubbie’s Mochi

For those of you who don’t know, mochi icecream is one of my favorite snacks. Mochi ice-cream is a ball-shaped, chewy rice snack, filled with ice-cream. If you’ve never tried it, get ready to try Bubbie’s and become obsessed. This stuff is really really damn good. Most brands of mochi don’t have too many flavors,…

The Tao of Tea

I’ve always been a tea drinker. Caffeinated, decaffeinated, hot, cold, fruity, herbal, green, black – I love it all. When I walked passed The Tao of Tea booth at the Fancy Food Show, I sampled one of their delicious teas and knew I had to try more. I made sure to get some more flavors…