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Exploring Mexico City Cuisine & Culture Beyond Avocados

There are many things to do in Mexico City to satisfy your appetite for delectable food, local fun and cultural exploration. And it goes beyond avocados.

Azores Travel: Exploring Adventure & Artisan Culture On São Jorge Island

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It takes me a bit to get used to the hairpin turns, the almost Mario Kart-like feeling of zooming right into basalt rock walls or toppling down cliffside. Luckily, the idyllic scenery of São Jorge, a mix of water, mountains […]

Discover New York: Cocoa & Caffeine At The Chocolate Room

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I’ve decided that I spend too much time in the same New York City neighborhoods — Bushwick, Williamsburg and the Lower East Side — and that 2-3 times per month I am going to venture to uncharted territories (aka neighborhoods […]

Discover New York: Tracing Chocolate History In Brooklyn

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I love chocolate. I’m not the type who feels guilty after eating chocolate, but instead eats it every day (and believes it should be its own food group at the top of the pyramid!). As a chocolate-lover I’m very fortunate […]

Discover New York: Artisanal Ice Cream Goes Quirky In Brooklyn

The first thing that will jump out at you when visiting Brooklyn’s OddFellows Ice Cream Co. website is their array of quirky flavors. It isn’t everyday you see flavors like Tobacco Leaf Smoked Chili Huckleberry; Beet Pistachio Honey Goat Cheese; […]

Discover New York: Tracing NYC History Through Gelato

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I’ve had gelato and I’ve had Popsicles, but it’s only been recently that I discovered you could have them as one. At Popbar in the West Village, they focus on offering all-natural gelato, frozen yogurt and sorbet made fresh daily […]

Colorado’s Most Surprising Dessert: The Scrap Cookie

While Colorado is home to many unique chocolate shops and bakeries, you usually know what you’re ordering. Even if you purchase something unusual, like wasabi ginger dark chocolate or goat cheese and crushed black pepper buttercream, the name will give you a […]