National Peanut Butter Lovers Month

Whenever November rolls around, I have to admit, I get a little sad. Here in New York City, the weather turns from the bright, sunny, and crisp fall days of October, to the dark, damp, and rainy days of November. And with Thanksgiving so late in the month...

The Eco-Friendly Gadgets You Need Right Now

Technology. We love to love it; we love to hate it. But one thing is for sure: it’s not going anywhere.  With the rise of the internet, smartwatches, wearables, and gaming consoles, the tech industry is pumping out more gadgets than ever before. The only...

August Pet of the Month: Lucy

Name: Lucy Parents: Nicole Tomasso (single mother) Breed: Teacup Yorkshire Terrier Age: about 5 1/2 years Size: TINY (about 3 pounds) Diet: Puperoni and dry dog food Funny Habit: Burrowing under the blankets until she gets lost. It's all fun and games until she can't find her way out. Then she starts barking and thrashing until...

End of Summer: Eco Bucket List

1. Choose an eco-friendly DIY. Try at home teeth whitening, floral face wash, recycled tin can lanterns, or my favorite— orange candles! 2. Picnic in the park. A great way to relieve stress and savor some summer is to retreat to one of the gorgeous parks...

Protecting your hair this summer

Most people see summer as the time for shiny, vibrant, luscious beach waves and that is why your hair is vulnerable to damage this season. Between the Sun, chlorine, or salt water your hair is likely to be dehydrated. This leads to faded color, split...

Is Coffee Good or Bad?

As someone who has been reluctant to commit to caffeine addiction, powering through rough mornings and struggling to stay alert has always felt like a normal struggle for me. But lately, on early mornings after a long commute, the coffee machine in the office kitchen...

June Pet of the Month: Angie

Name:  Angie aka Meat (the boys in the house think she’s one of them) Parents:  Rachel, Mike, and Phil Breed:  Shih Tzu Age:   5 years. She will be 6 on August 2nd Size:   Small, but she looks medium-sized when her fur gets long. Diet:   Dog food with an occasional treat...