D'USSE

D’USSE Dinner

the Seattle dinner that occurred this past week. The ongoing D’USSE Dinner Series pairs the finest cognac with local restaurants, bringing the best in culinary and mixology, for lifestyle influencers in key markets. Last night, the D’USSE dinner was hosted by Robinson Cano in Seattle, Washington at the Metropolitan Grill.   The 25-person dinner included high profile baseball…

Frederique Van der Wal

Frederique Van der Wal

By Nathalie Barclay.   As Mother’s Day is this month, traditionally a bouquet of flowers represents the sentiment of gratitude and appreciation we feel towards our favorite woman in our life. But what is really the meaning of flowers, so we asked an expert- Frederique Van der Wal, the former supermodel turned entrepreneur and florist,…

veronica albornoz

Veronica Albornoz

By: Haiting Tan. Blonde, beautiful and bold is exactly how you would describe NBCUniversal Hispanic Group’s National Correspondent, Veronica Albornoz. The mother of two immigrated to the Big Apple in 2001 to realize her dreams of becoming a news reporter and threw herself into work ever since she stepped foot in the country. The reporter…

Friedberg Properties & Associates

High-energy efficient home on a tranquil acre atop a private cul-de- sac. Designed with environmentally friendly elements using green materials.  Offers 6,000 sq. ft., 5 BRs, 3 full, 2 half baths, open floor plan, walls of glass, floating steel staircase, natural slate roof, stone exterior, copper garage doors & gutters. Price: $2,700,000 MLS Number: 1607817…

Freud Restaurant

By Jesse Topal. After taking a walk around Greenwich Village, I stopped in to the newly opened Freud Restaurant, the latest endeavor from Michelin-starred chef Edward Frauneder, (Edi & the Wolf and the Third Man) which offers a contemporary take on Austrian fare. The charming and inviting 65- seat restaurant was designed by Austrian native…

Herb Karlitz

Chef Marcus Samuelsson and veteran event marketer Herb Karlitz launched the first Harlem EatUp!, a three-day food festival, with the support of President Bill Clinton and Mayor Bill de Blazio in 2015. This year’s festival will be held at Morningside Park from May 19 through 22nd. Bobby Flay, Emeril Lagasse, and Daniel Boulud will team…

pool with a view -jimmy at the james

A Pool With a View

By Haiting Tan. While New York City is known as the city that never sleeps, sleep is not the only thing that New Yorkers are deprived of. In a city crowded with skyscrapers and apartments, a rooftop pool is the ultimate symbol of luxury. Sitting on the 18th floor of The James Hotel in Soho,…