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Female fingerprints: Aug 2022

Meet Kiran Sukhani, fashion stylist, runway model, nutritionist, entrepreneur and mother – all titles of which she is immeasurably proud. But there are also sashes and crowns that must be acknowledged….Mrs. India and Mrs. Universe 2018!

Food is Collaboration

Collaboration is essential to us. It has always been a huge part of me, especially when it concerns food. Whether it is a new dish or a classic, a forgotten ingredient or a fresh discovery, it is the coming together in a global community that I truly relish.

Yannick Alléno’s Evolution

I celebrated my birthday in Paris, at 6 Michelin Starred Chef Yannick Alléno’s, Pavillon Ledoyen. I am a huge fan of Alléno. So, you can imagine my thrill.

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Be Inspired
The Oyster is My World

My introduction to oysters was in Hong Kong on my 16th birthday. As a teenager you feel “the world is my oyster!” Little did I realize the oyster would become a huge part of my world.

Regional Cuisine: Provence

Of the amazing regional cuisines in France, Provence stands out as a favorite. And from the provincial capital of Marseille comes a well-known, and sometimes under-appreciated soup.

Who Is A Friend?

“There are friends for a reason, friends for a season and friends for life.” (Anonymous)  Such is the law of impermanence.

Èze with Ease
Chateau La Chevre D'Or

La Chèvre d’Or has been described as a “unique ‘diva’, timeless, a jewel sparkling above the Mediterranean.” It is designed for wellness and oozes with ease.

Milan: Alive

As I celebrate a milestone wedding anniversary in Milan, I cannot help but see a connection between the beauty of youth and the buzz of age. Milan is a city steeped in history, and perhaps past its prime. Yet, Milan is teeming with life.

Be Kind to Your Mind

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Thankfully, we have numerous resources to empower us to care for our own mental health and well-being.

Some of My Faves
Èze with Ease
Chateau La Chevre D'Or

La Chèvre d’Or has been described as a “unique ‘diva’, timeless, a jewel sparkling above the Mediterranean.” It is designed for wellness and oozes with ease.

Roma: Where the Stars Shine

On my recent excursion to Rome, I had the enviable pleasure to visit some of its best restaurants. I came away convinced that Italian cuisine is what really illuminates this amazing city. Roma is indeed where the stars shine, Michelin or not.

Autumn Mussels

Summer is over, the trees are in their splendor and the autumn chill is upon us. And that means it’s time for mussels.

Crazy for Cappuccino

The cappuccino is an iconic drink and my favorite coffee whether morning, afternoon or evening. I am crazy for cappuccinos not only because it is a treat to the eyes, but it conjures up a unique sense of well-being. There is something about the clever combination of froth and espresso, brewed just right, that makes me go wild.

My Favorite Fragrance

Every woman should have a wardrobe of fragrances. It seems almost obligatory that the fragrances we wear reflect both the occasion and our emotions.

A Dozen Awesome Oysters

I’ve been privileged to have enjoyed oysters from around the world, which I thought I would share with other oyster lovers. Here are some of my favorites.

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