A while back, I received an invitation from IHG (Intercontinental Hotels Group): As a valued IHG® Rewards Club member, we’d like to show our appreciation by inviting you and a guest to a private dinner at the James Beard House with James Beard Award Winning Chef, Andrew Carmellini. This was exciting on so many levels! … Read More
Within a few days, I’ll be on my way to Iguazu Falls (Foz Do Iguacu, Brazil) and Lima, Peru. The basics are in place, but I feel like there’s so much that’s still up in the air (pun unintentional). Flights are on LAN. JFK-LIM-IGU-LIM- JFK. It was a mistake fare of less than $400 per … Read More
A day of celeb fitness and nutrition in Montauk, and a star-studded gala event at night in Bridgehampton all sponsored by Women’s Health Magazine, a Rodale magazine.
I picked up some free codes for this vegetarian recipe app (normally $4.99) at Starbucks
New York City is a fun place to visit or live in the summertime. There are always concerts in parks, street fairs and other special events, and many of them are free. Grand Central Station has amazing events year round – whether it’s Christmas or July. Well, it’s July, and it’s Wednesday, so it is … Read More
Is it beef yet? You betcha with this new Amex Offer!
What is a Groupon customer’s remedy when a merchant makes up its own rules that violate the rules the merchant agreed upon with Groupon? Does AMOUNT PAID NEVER EXPIRES mean that a purchaser can use the amount he actually paid on an expired Groupon towards anything at the restaurant including the restaurant’s daily specials?
I recently stayed at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel in Agra, India. My friend Karyn has Hhonors Diamond status so our room was upgraded to a suite and our breakfasts were included. I was impressed with the breakfast. The food was good and authentic Indian. The flavors and aromas were classic Indian. The staff went out … Read More
Seen in Tel Aviv (photo: www.willrunformiles.com) I’m just home from a wonderful trip to Israel! While I’m sorting through the trip, I thought I’d share photos from the breakfast buffet at the Park Plaza Orchid in Tel Aviv. It was truly amazing. … Read More