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…

What you CANNOT miss at Brooklyn’s Smorgasburg

With the return of summer each year, we all look forward to something else. What I look forward to: the return of Smorgasburg. This year, as soon as the market opened in April, I made sure to spend an entire Sunday at Smorgasburg in Prospect Park. Although it’s been around for years, the festival remains…

Emmy Squared (Brooklyn, NY)

In New York City, which is already full of a variety of amazing and well-established pizza spots, it is hard to create something new that is buzz worthy. It is easy to say that the hype surrounding Emmy Squared is well earned. This Williamsburg spot offers detroit-style pizza – a thick, square pie with sauce traditionally on top of the cheese. Its name cleverly represents…