By Jessica Festa There’s so much more to Mexico City than guacamole. I got to explore this recently when the Le Meridien Mexico City invited me to come shadow the brand’s James Beard award-winning pastry chef, Johnny Iuzzini. He would be visiting from Brooklyn, searching the city for inspiration for his locally-inspired Le Meridien eclair…
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Learn more about Humanity Unified Int'l, a nonprofit organization co-founders Maria and Anthony Russo started to end poverty through education, food security projects and economic opportunities.
By Jessie on a Journey This post is based on a tour I took with my friend and fellow blogger, Wandering Earl, who runs an awesome trip to India via his company Wandering Earl Tours. The itinerary was Delhi -> Varanasi -> Agra -> Jaipur -> Bundi -> Udaipur -> Goa. As I wander through…
Want to be an ally to immigrants in America? Here are four ways you can help.
by Cat Trudell For the first time in over 50 years, commercial flights from the U.S. to Havana are taking off. In just 57 minutes, travelers are transported from Miami to a Caribbean island untouched by modern influences. But during this time of momentous change, and even after the recent death of Fidel Castro, some are…
It comes as no surprise that the presidential election has left many feeling a wide range of emotions, many of them negative. But unlike previous elections, the extent of its effect on the psyche of millions of Americans is unprecedented. So, what can you do if you are experiencing stress or anxiety post-election? Thankfully, there are many tactics to help you regain a sense of balance.
We believe in supporting brands that make a positive impact on the world, so we put together a list of our favorite gifts that give back for the 2016 holiday season. Humanity Unified International We have to admit we’re a little biased, our co-founders’ non-profit, Humanity Unified International is first on our list. Their 5 handmade malas,…
Since Donald Trump became the president-elect, millions have been apprehensive about the uncertain future of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), making the work of immigration lawyers like Emily Amara Gordon more important than ever.
By Chantal Lozano Since the election, I’ve read many headlines about the surge in appointments for IUDs and donations to Planned Parenthood under Mike Pence’s name. Amid the growing concern for accessible and affordable health care options for women, creative ways of supporting Planned Parenthood are emerging. Many people have turned to art as an…
Growing up, I almost always received books as presents for holidays. These twelve books are some of my favorites, and they’ll make the perfect gift for the bibliophile with wanderlust that you’re shopping for this holiday season.