December 27, 2017

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) have become key buzz words in entertainment, gaming, events, and even retail in the last few years. Pokemon Go and Snapchat effectively introduced AR to the mass public, allowing users to playfully augment their faces and...

November 13, 2017

It's that time of the year again! Can you believe it? Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Matt and I gather up our family and friends each year for a big Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving dinner. Through the years we've gathered a few "staples"...

June 5, 2017

Last year (July 2016) I was extremely fortunate to selected as Blue Marble Dreams' culinary consultant to help them launch a community-driven desserts shop in Port Au Prince, Haiti named Bel Rev. It was one of the most incredible and eye-opening experiences I'v...

March 1, 2017

Plating is an ongoing lesson. There's always more to learn, more to play with, more inspiration to gather from the talented chefs around the world. I like to follow Instagram hashtags like #theartofplating #gastroart #gourmetartistry for looks of fodder, new ideas,...

January 31, 2017

It's the start of a new year and most of us are getting our networking calendars in queue. I don't know about you, but I tend to look at those events I signed up for in advance and sigh with trepidation. I'm an extroverted introvert, so while I do like ming...