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Happy Healthy Chickpea Snack

I saw this delicious-looking roasted chickpea recipe by Holley Grainger and just had to try it. I love chickpeas anytime, anywhere, so it was clear this snack was meant for me. It’s basically just regular roasted chickpeas, and then flavored one of three ways. Super simple – even I could do it! The flavor suggestions on Holly’s site were Buffalo, G...

Amazing Memorial Day Weekend Sales!

Memorial Day is finally upon us and there are some absolutely amazing sales that I’m so excited about sharing so that you can get some unbelievable deals! First of all, check out Gucci ! They’re offering 40% off some of the most fabulous items, including this beautiful Swing small leather tote bag (in several colors, but the fuschia and so...

Finishing My Home Sweet Home

It probably won’t surprise you to hear that major home renovations can cause you to lose your mind. Like literally go insane. Kind of a home-decor version of Bridezilla . But (and it’s a big but), if you can actually withstand the time and aggravation involved, you will likely find the process – or at least the finished result – t...

Finding My Home Sweet Home

In the 22 years that I’ve lived in NYC, I have lived in 15 apartments. For real. No, it’s not that I love the process of moving so much, but for many years my first husband and I bought, renovated and flipped apartments for a nice profit. That was back when the real estate market was still somewhat “affordable” and long before the economy crashed. And e...