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Guide To NYC’s Summer Streets

Summer Streets — a combination of a walking tour, bike tour and block party that celebrates New York City’s streets — promises three Saturdays of free summer fun in the month of August.

08/08/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Restaurants For Beach Dining

What, no summer house? You don’t have to leave the city for the Hamptons or the Jersey Shore to enjoy dinner with a waterfront view.

08/07/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Restaurants For Filipino Food

Here are our five favorite Filipino restaurants in New York City. Some are traditional, some are modern, all are worth paying a visit to.

08/06/2014

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3 Ways To Recreate Your Favorite Fair Foods At Home

If what you’re eating is on a stick, fried, overwhelmingly luscious and totally verboten, you’re either in heaven or at the local state fair. Here’s how to recreate some of your favorites at home.

08/04/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Frozen Hot Chocolate Drinks

The drink doesn’t quite have the same Big Apple following as say, Cronuts. Regardless, the sweet concoction is popular enough to get chains like Dunkin Donuts on the bandwagon.

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: El Cubano Jibarito From The Latin Kitchen

A new food truck opened recently that bills itself as “The Authentic Taste of Puerto Rico”. We can’t vouch for the authenticity claim, but we can let you know if the Latin Kitchen is worth your time and money.

08/01/2014

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5 Great Juice Bars In NYC

Drink your way to better health by visiting one of these juice bars, purveyors of freshness, temples of nutrients, vendors of all-nature goodness.

07/31/2014

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Best Cookbooks For Cooking in College

Worried that sending your kid off to college means their diets will consist of boxed meals or ramen? Is your son or daughter moving into their first off-campus apartment and far away from dining halls? Our sister company, Simon & Schuster serves up some college-appropriate cookbooks designed to make cooking easy and even fun for your kids after they’ve fled the nest.

07/29/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Restaurants For Pancakes

The restaurants listed below let you carbo-load in the best possible way: by offering fluffy pancakes stuffed, dotted, or covered in such ingredients as Nutella, chocolate chips, and strawberries.

07/29/2014

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: Jerk Chicken Grilled Cheese From The Morris Truck

As any food truck worth its salt knows, you need to keep things fresh to keep ‘em coming back, and the Morris Truck does this well. There are the classics, and then the ever-changing specials.

07/25/2014

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5 Of NYC’s Most Refreshing Dishes

This week has been muggy, sticky and…well, really hot. When it’s unpleasantly warm outside, you just want to cool off inside. Satisfy that desire with one of these dishes, just about guaranteed to help you beat the heat.

07/23/2014

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Sunshine Smoothie Recipe For Summer

Tina Haubert, author of The Part Time Vegetarian Smoothies and Juices, shares her recipe for a summer smoothie that is both healthy and delicious.

07/22/2014

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

07/21/2014

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10 Best Places To Dine During NYC Restaurant Week

Whether you’re a die-hard foodie or just someone who likes to dine out, NYC Restaurant Week is the perfect time to test your palate without breaking the bank.

07/21/2014

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: Funky Asian Tapas From Shanghai Sogo

Shanghai Sogo always keeps things interesting, adding and removing menu items on a regular basis.

07/18/2014

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Derek Jeter Meets Fans at the Luvo Food Truck Launch

Derek Jeter & Jerry Stackhouse Help Launch the Luvo Food Truck – Columbus Circle, NYC

Derek Jeter & Jerry Stackhouse meet fans at the Luvo Food Truck launch in NYC’s Columbus Circle. (Photos: CBS Local)

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Best Seasonal Spring Recipes

Roasted Brussels Sprouts And Bacon

Best Thanksgiving Side Dishes

While turkey is the quintessential Thanksgiving dish, it’s the side dishes that can make or break the meal. From roasted asparagus to classic pumpkin pie, it’s time to get inspired.

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Best Vegetarian Dishes

Celebrate National Vegetarian Day with one of these delicious vegetable filled dishes. Not into salad? Try spinach lasagna, hummus or falafels.

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