Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2018’

Food Train EnotecaFerrara

Enoteca Ferrara- Contemporary Italian Cuisine- Rome

Spending my birthday in Rome with my family  was a dream come true!  Being able  to slow down, relax, enjoy the sights and take the time to relish being together. We had a great time exploring the city and eating wonderful food. The freshness, the quality and the taste left me speechless. Each night we picked a different area to …

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Fashion Gente

Gente- Innovative Fashion- Rome

What I love about traveling is exploring and finding special places. On my most recent trip to Rome I came across the innovative store GENTE; each floor is separated with rooms housing bags, shoes, sneakers and clothes. It is like a maze, discovering new items as you go through each floor. The selection is different and original with accessories that …

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Food Travel The Cafe Maxi Feature

The Cafe-Maxxi Contemporary Museum- Rome

I adore interactive museums that bring community together. The Maxxi Museum is just such a place. A great contemporary art museum designed by my idol, the late architect Zaha Hadid. The Maxxi is a interactive art museum of modern and contemporary art that houses a cafe inside the museum and a restaurant  across the museum on the grounds. We had …

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Food Travel Ristorante Alla Rampa Feature01

Ristorante Alla Rampa- Rome

Rome is one of my favorite cities to visit for pleasure because of the amazing historic sights, great food and the warmness of the people. I am very fortunate to have celebrated my Birthday with my family in Rome. It was truly the celebration of La Dolce Vita! It couldn’t have been any better. Of course part of any trip to …

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Food Travel Silver An American Brasserie

Silver-An American Brasserie-Washington DC

I travel extensibly all over the globe but at times I neglect my city of residence Washington, DC. The nations capitol in the last several years has seen a resurgence of dining in neighborhoods that were once sleepy. The Cathedral Heights neighborhood is one such neighborhood. In the last few years a new urban revitalization has brought in new restaurants, …

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Beauty Giorgio Armani Luminous

Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation- Flawless Skin

Traveling in dry airline cabins, being in different global climates, working late and lack of sleep can wreck havoc on my facial skin but I have found a luminous foundation that I use as a concealer under my eyes and all over my face when needed. Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation is my go to when I want lightweight coverage …

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Fashion Nili Lotan

NILI LOTAN- Jeans and Cargos

My sister Sherry is a former Style Editor and has exceptional taste. As we get closer in age our tastes have become similar; she has become more Glam and over the top and I have come to appreciate great jeans and cargos with my favorite sweaters for casual wear. In my opinion casual doesn’t need to be sloppy but put …

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Food Travel Tamarind NYC Feature 03

TAMARIND- Delicious Indian Cuisine- New York

On a recent visit to New York my sister Sherry invited me to Tamarind in Tribeca for a delicious Indian meal. Tamarind elevates Indian cuisine to another level. The airy and modern space in Tribeca is the perfect backdrop for the meticulously prepared food. Whether one is having a full meal or just appetizers and libations at the bar, the …

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