All posts tagged: FOOD

restaurants and top trends that seem to be the best at defining the future of global fine dining, post-pandemic, in 2021

10 Restaurants Defining the Best of Post-Pandemic Future Fine Dining

What do the next couple of years hold for the fine dining restaurants we all love so dearly? The global COVID-19 pandemic decimated so many lives and businesses, and the food world was among the hardest hit. So what is the future of fine dining going to look like? Well, dear reader, it’s already taking shape – and it looks really interesting. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares an overview of the 10 restaurants and top trends that seem to be the best at defining the future of global fine dining, post-pandemic, in 2021. And by the way? The future is now.

new luxury essentials for chic outdoor picnic dining in the summer of 2021, including a blanket, basket, a new canned cocktail and the perfect new romantic sunset location

5 Luxury Picnic Essentials for Chic Outdoor Dining in 2021

It’s picnic season, and we can’t get enough of it! We previously reported on some of the best essential ingredients for a marvelous outdoor meal in a park, garden or beach. But now there are some new ones, so we’re doubling down on the luxury picnic theme. Here are 5 additional new luxury essentials for chic outdoor picnic dining in the summer of 2021, including a blanket, basket, a new canned cocktail and the perfect new romantic sunset location.

top cannabis brands and luxury CBD infused products 2021

7 Top Cannabis Brands and Best Luxury CBD Infused Products 2021

Even as the fog of the coronavirus pandemic begins to lift, many people are understandably still looking for ways to soothe and comfort themselves.  It has been a terribly rough 18 months for almost everyone. Small wonder that more and more luxury consumers are exploring products derived from hemp, commonly labeled as “hemp-derived CBD.” And there are several sleek new brands that cater to the tastes of the luxury market both literally and aesthetically. Our  correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of the 7 top cannabis brands and best luxury CBD infused products to know about right now, including edibles, candies, chocolates, vape pens, and candles. If you’re of legal age in the right jurisdiction, read on.

COVID-19 quarantine practices and silver linings that made our lives better that we hope to continue.

10 COVID-19 Practices That Actually Made Our Lives Better

As more Americans are fully vaccinated and long-term quarantine and lockdown restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic finally ease, what have we learned? Were any of the changes we were forced to make during the COVID-19 Great Lockdown(s) actually good? Are there silver linings from this terrible time that we can hope to maintain as we re-emerge from our cocoons? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum reflects on 10 COVID-19 practices that actually made our lives better and that we hope to continue as we collectively define what life in the New Normal will be.