More than just Money: How to be Generous

Giving Tuesday normally occurs on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving, but that feels like a lifetime away and God knows this world needs some generosity and joy right now, hence the first #GivingTuesdayNow on March 5, 2020 (the year and decade that represented hope and renewal not long ago, but has quickly turned sour into…

Recipe: Mushroom Risotto

A Risotto Recipe Perfect for the Fall Season One of my favorite things to cook is risotto because it is so tedious to make. Sounds strange, I know, but because you have to be invested in the whole process, you really see how your creation progresses from beginning to end. It is truly satisfying to…

Love & Learn: Alidoro + My “Epitome of Fall” Sandwich Recipe

In this video of my “Love and Learn” series, I go to Alidoro, my favorite Italian Sandwich Shop in NYC, and I learn from chef and owner Walter Momente. He teaches me all about the beauty of creating the perfect sandwich, and then I go back home and create my own recipe based on what…