Places I Love 4 results
  • Making Maple Syrup in Manchester Vermont

    Last weekend my family and I were invited to stay at our friends' vacation house up in Manchester, Vermont. Their property is primarily 40 acres of woods with the house sitting on top of 4 acres of open fields.  It is an extremely remote and private property....you can't even see a neighboring house through the trees.  Manchester, which is nestled in the heart of the Green Mountains in Vermont, is a former iron-mining town, but today is the quintessential Vermont getaway. It's ...
  • The Teaneck Farmer’s Market

    Today I took a trip to the local Farmer's Market! I live in and have grown up in a beautiful town called Teaneck. Teaneck is a large town just 15 minutes away from Manhattan located in Bergen County, New Jersey. It is a pretty quiet town with lots of parks and nice tree lined streets. We have a huge diverse Jewish community and I am lucky enough to live just a few blocks away from all the kosher restaurants located near and around West Englewood Avenue. I often walk down by ...
  • Seed & Mill

    This summer I attended ICC's Teen Camp for the second time. Last year I took the Culinary Class and this year I ventured into the world of baking and pastries in their 5 Day Pastry Class. One of my days there my mom and I went to Chelsea Market after camp. (Being there brought tons of memories back from the day we filmed Chopped.) We came to check out a cool shop called Seed & Mill. They're selling high-quality tahini and halavah.  Seed & Mill ...
  • Salsa Metsuyan

    Teaneck needed a great kosher Mexican joint and we finally have one! When I heard that a Kosher Mexican joint was opening in Teaneck, I was super excited. I love Mexican food and my only way of eating it was to make it. Now don't get me wrong! I love making Mexican food at home, but its fun to try new dishes at a restaurant.  So shortly after it opened we went to give it a try. When we walked in the smell and ambiance of the restaurant alone ...