Food and the City | a food + life & style guide for the 20' something

September 23, 2014

Spicy Chicken Tomato & Pepper Pizza


If you could choose just one thing to eat for the rest of your life, what would it be? Would it be something sweet, like cupcakes, or something soul-less like kale?


If someone came up to me tomorrow and gave me 5 seconds to decide, it would hands-down, no questions asked, be pizza. I don't think a day has gone by that pizza didn't invade my though process, even if just for a few seconds.

September 22, 2014

15 Decor Finds For The Black | White | & Gold Obsessed

My number 1 favorite color scheme for any room is black, white, and gold. There is something so classy, yet trendy and modern, about a room that is completely done in these colors. Don't get me wrong, I love a splash of brights just as much as the next girl, but this combo will always remain my main bae.

Here at 15 fun decor finds (even some that I own myself!) for my fellow black, white, and gold obsessed folks:

September 19, 2014

5 Apple Recipes To Try This Fall


If you've been following along for some time now, you must know that apple season is one of my favorite seasons of all. It's not even my favorite fruit, which is kind of weird, but just apple season in general. It's wonderful, don't you think?

Stop looking at me like that.

September 18, 2014

Apple Pie Cake


Apple season is amongst us, friends! And it's probably my favorite season of all. Not because of the apples, not because of the pumpkins, but because of the crisp air that surrounds New York City this time of year, and everybody just seems a bit happier.


You sleep with the windows open, take a light sweater with you before you leave the house, and trail along the tree-lined streets and watch the leaves start to change.

September 17, 2014

Grilled Chicken with Cilantro Salsa Salad


Sometime you just need some spice in your life. Not necessarily spicing up a love life, or even your living room pillows. We're talking spicing up your food. Combining flavors that explode the second they hit your taste buds, and dance a jig of happiness in your mouth.


It's no secret that we're big grilled chicken fans over here, and that we are firm believers that it doesn't have to be boring. There are so many ways to dress up simple grilled chicken, and this is just one of our many favorite ways.