Tag: shelter island

Isola Restaurant Opens on Shelter Island

(This article first appeared in the August 30, 2017 issue of The Independent Newspaper)   As my great-grandmother used to say (in her thick Italian accent), “Mangiare per vivere e non vivere per mangiare.” Translation: eat to live, don’t live to eat. Make every bite count. Customers are making the most of their every forkful

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Daily Fitness: Take a Hike

(This article first appeared in the March 22, 2017 issue of The Independent Newspaper) With no winter storms in sight, it’s safe to say spring is in the air. As the weather outside slowly transitions from chilly temperatures to brisk breezes, hiking is an ideal way to get outdoors and acclimate to changing conditions. More

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28 Days of Food & Drinks

Get ready for 28 new flavors to add to your foodie bucket list! The number 28 was originally inspired by a blog documenting my Golden Birthday Adventure. This number transitioned into an entire series on how to live life to the fullest. After Springing to Action comes a more concise post about my true passion-

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