July 29th, 2014 - 7:32 am § in RECIPES

Recipe: Oil-Free Maple Cinnamon Date Almond Granola from The Chic Life

I probably shouldn’t admit this, but I consume a greek yogurt parfait way too often (e.g. multiple times per week). Guess that’s what happens when you’re super busy during the work week and don’t have much time to cook. My favorite combo? Fage 2% greek yogurt with cinnamon stirred in, a gala apple (chilled in the fridge) and a little museli or granola to top it off. There’s also the occasional drizzle of raw agave nectar (yum).

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July 27th, 2014 - 8:19 pm § in BOSTON

The Weekender: Bastille Kitchen, Tremont 647 and Scenic Runs

Ah, what a weekend. From a new restaurant/lounge opening, to time with good friends, scenic walks, runs, cooking and baking, this weekend certainly did not disappoint. Here’s a peek into my weekend, plus a glimpse of what’s to come on The SavvyBostonian!        [...]

July 22nd, 2014 - 7:33 am § in TRAVEL

Travel: Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate

With multiple pools, a lazy river, delicious restaurants and amenities galore, I am kicking myself for not staying a few more days at the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate. I first heard about the resort through a speaking opportunity at the Social Fresh East Conference, but I was so smitten that[...]

July 20th, 2014 - 3:00 pm § in BOSTON

Summer Strolling: The Christian Science Plaza in Boston

I often mention the Christian Science Plaza and get a, “Huh? Where?” type response from fellow Bostonians. Regardless of your interest in the Christian Science religion (the massive building is the church’s Global HQ, built in 1894 and expanded in 1906), the scenic plaza, surroundi[...]

June 12th, 2014 - 7:17 am § in BOSTON, EVENTS

Bucket List Worthy: Yoga Inside Fenway Park

While I’m no stranger to Fenway Park, I was recently offered an amazing opportunity to join KIND for FenwaYoga, a charitable event hosted on the field with the goal of raising $100,0o0 for the Red Sox Foundation. Let’s just say that opportunities like this don’t come around often, [...]

May 8th, 2014 - 10:42 pm § in RECIPES

Recipe: Quick & Healthy Kale Salad with Butternut Squash, Edamame, Apple Cider & Dijon Mustard Vinaigrette

This salad is one of my go-to’s when I want a quick, healthy lunch. Combining items I already have in my apartment, plus a teensy bit of prep work, this salad comes together in a flash. I take chopped kale, roasted butternut squash, edamame, peas, feta and dried cranberries and toss it in a ho[...]

May 6th, 2014 - 7:18 am § in BOSTON, EVENTS, RESTAURANTS

New & Notable Restaurant: Liquid Art House

I’m always excited when new restaurants open in Boston that bring a little something special to the table. Such is the case with Liquid Art House, which opens today at 100 Arlington Street in the Back Bay. Part restaurant and part art gallery with a stunning bar, I was thrilled to attend the s[...]