5 Ways Cooking Benefits Your Mental State

It’s no secret that cooking healthy food provides benefits to our bodies, but there’s also evidence that the act of preparing meals can benefit our minds as well. Mental health experts credit cooking with helping to relieve depression, anxiety, eating disorders and other conditions. As various forms of meditation have become in vogue as ways to relax…

Top 5 Instagram Worthy Bakeries in NYC

Donuts, croissants, muffins, pies, cookies, brownies, blondies, cakes, cupcakes, tortes, tartes, and so much more! The top bakeries from all around New York City to get a gram worthy shot – and a delicious bite! 1. Supermoon Bakehouse This bakery is your new obsession. You’ve heard of the cronut BUT HAVE YOU HEARD OF A…

Big Mozz Opens in Chelsea Market to Satisfy ALL Your Cheesy Cravings

As of January 1st, the popular popup vendor, Big Mozz, has opened their first brick & mortar location at Chelsea Market! You’ve seen them at Smorgasburg, Madison Square Eats, Yankee Stadium, Governor’s Ball… and every other festival in town, serving their famous, delicious, cheesy Mozz Sticks. At Chelsea Market they’ll serve an all-new menu based around mozzarella…

Mile End Deli’s New Holiday Menu Will Satisfy All Your Hanukkah Cravings

Hanukkah is just around the corner, beginning Monday December 3rd, and  Mile End Deli has a special menu to help celebrate! Latkes with apple sauce or sour cream, smoked salmon, matzo ball soup, and sufganiyot to name a few of the yummy dishes. The full Holiday catering menu is available for delivery and pick up (with advanced…

Listing: 2018 NYSPCC Food & Wine Gala

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, The NYSPCC will hold its annual Food & Wine Gala at the Metropolitan Club in Manhattan. The evening will begin with a cocktail reception and wine tasting at 6:30 pm, followed by a special program and dinner featuring a one-of-a-kind menu by Chef Costas Spiliadis of estiatorio Milos. Anchor of Inside Edition and…

Listing: Vinho Verde Wine Experience on June 9, 2018

One of the most hotly anticipated parties on the Summer social calendar, The Vinho Verde Wine Experience returns once more to NYC for ever-flowing wine + food bites from some of New York’s hottest restaurants including  Eataly, Ferris, Conmigo, Silly Chilly Dumplings, and MY/MO Mochi Ice Cream. Entertainment provided from NYC’s very own DJ Tom Macari and artist Christopher Ghiraldi, who will be doing live…

Memorial Day Weekend Cocktails With A Feminist Twist

As our first long-weekend quickly approaches it’s finally starting to feel like Summer is around the corner. We’ve hid from the rain, slugged through the snow, and braced the cold but rejoice New Yorkers, we’ve made it! For many Memorial Day weekend is the opening of summer. It’s time to set up our beach houses,…

Festive and Delicious Holiday Cocktail Recipes

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Michael Bublé and Mariah Carey are filling your ears, a winter wonderland is a treat for your eyes… and for you palate?  Some delicious cocktails! While the snow falls down and you’re waiting up for Santa to crawl down your chimney, enjoy these festive holiday cocktails –…

Listing: New Years Eve Dinner at Le Bilboquet

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2017 at one of New York’s most luxe and top destinations Le Bilboquet, France on the Upper East Side. The always popular, Le Bilboquet, is owned by Philippe Delgrange with partners as famous as their guest list as such billionaire Ronald Perelman, Real Estate Investor Steve Witkoff and guitarist, singer-songwriter Eric Clapton. The New…

Celebrate ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’ Day by Breaking Out Your Slow Cooker

Did you know that November 8th is Chicken Soup for the Soul Day?  In honor of mind and body wellness, MaryAnn Jones and Deanna Durso of Wear your Wellness and Thrive Naturally have shared their delicious and organic recipe with New York Rag! Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Soup Ingredients 1 lb package organic chicken tenders 1 large onion, diced…

Fall in Love with Autumn at the Meatpacking District’s 5th Annual Harvest Fest

A local favorite enjoyed by all, Harvest Fest brings the neighborhood together to experience local and regional businesses, artisans, live performances, and fun activities  The Meatpacking Business Improvement District (BID) is proud to announce the 5th Annual Harvest Fest, an outdoor artisanal market and seasonal festival, will be held on Saturday, October 28th at Hudson River Park’s 14th Street…