Happy National Crème Brûlèe Day! This is a luxurious treat, which is surprisingly simple to make. See recipe below and enjoy every bite! #FITip: Be guided by your interests to find your purpose. Ingredients 2 cups of heavy cream 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract 1/2 cup sugar, plus extra for topping 6 egg yolks Directions … Continue reading Happy National Crème Brûlèe Day!
While at a party in Philadelphia, we found ourselves discussing what we thought to be "the" place to have the best cheesesteaks in town. What we didn't know was that we were talking to a Philadelphia native. Needless to say we completely missed the mark and within the hour found ourselves with this person and a friend in … Continue reading Philadelphia’s Cheesesteak
This was a recipe that we stumbled across in one of our French cookbooks. We wanted to use the blueberries we had in our fridge and this recipe worked out nicely. It is similar to a bread pudding, but less dense. We whipped this up for our family and it was a hit! Please see recipe below. #FITIP: … Continue reading Blueberry Clafoutis
Some of our favorite pastimes in New York City are spent picnicking in one of its many beautiful parks. On a recent outing we decided to bring our love for all things French to a historic park in Queens. Trader Joes is an excellent place to stock your basket with affordable picnic fare. Here's our list … Continue reading French-inspired Picnic for under $25
This Middle Eastern lamb recipe will have you in and out of the kitchen in 20 minutes and dreaming about a trip to Beirut once you taste all of the delicious flavors! Middle Eastern Lamb Patties with Yogurt on Pita Ingredients Yogurt Dressing: 1 cup plain full-fat or low-fat yogurt 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 2 … Continue reading Middle Eastern Lamb Patties with Yogurt on Pita
As much as we loved lounging at the Eau, we wanted to explore the food scene in West Palm. We ended up hopping in our rental car and driving to Delrey Beach. The concierge said that we could find really great restaurants in Delrey. She recommended a Sushi place, but once we got there we … Continue reading West Palm Beach: Where to Eat
Yesterday, FITblog had the pleasure of exploring some of NYC's coolest chocolate shops on Valentine's Day. Below are the top 3 chocolate shops from yesterday's adventures. You must try chocolates from the shops below if you have not already! #FITip: Always say yes to good quality chocolate! lol Xocolatti, 172 Prince Street This chocolate shop … Continue reading NYC Chocolate Guide
I hope everyone who celebrates Thanksgiving had a great day and weekend. For those who celebrate, you are probably saying to yourself, "I can't think or talk about food because I'm still stuffed!" lol Well, the nordic food of Copenhagen is unique and definitely something to discuss. The food was something I have never tried … Continue reading Copenhagen: The Food (Part 2)