Leslie Woodward’s Edenesque: Artisnal NUT Milks

Being lactose intolerant, I was not only happy to meet Leslie but also inspired to share her story behind her Nut milk brand Edenesque. I filmed our conversation when we met in Harlem. Discover Edenesque Artisnal NUT Milk By Former Chef Leslie Woodward. Leslie is based in Kingston , NY. https://www.linkedin.com/in/leslie-woodward-4891a631/ https://edenesque.secureserversites.net/shop-milks

Island Pops @ #CoffeeUpliftsPeople PopUps @Brooklyn Roasting Company: Tuesdays 7am-7pm, 9/1-11/3

Khalid Hamid and his wife, Shelly, created Island Pops in Crown Heights, Brooklyn five years ago. Both came from Trinidad, and it was Shelly’s craving for the flavors of her homeland that inspired them to open this family business. “We saw the need for the island experience, the island authenticity,” Khalid said. “Flavors like guava,Continue reading “Island Pops @ #CoffeeUpliftsPeople PopUps @Brooklyn Roasting Company: Tuesdays 7am-7pm, 9/1-11/3”

Bakery On Bergen #CoffeeUpliftsPeople PopUps @Brooklyn Roasting Company: 9/1 – 11/3, 7am-7pm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-sleBIm54_E&feature=youtu.be Akim Vann says that her shop is like the “Cheers of Brooklyn,” with locals coming together to eat, gather and learn. “We live in New York City and there are so many dessert places. At my bakery, you will find everyone converging. The baking here is just the proverbial ‘icing on the cake,’” VannContinue reading “Bakery On Bergen #CoffeeUpliftsPeople PopUps @Brooklyn Roasting Company: 9/1 – 11/3, 7am-7pm”

Fashion King Groovey Lew

Groovey Lew calls himself the “King of Fashion” and rightfully so – his creativity and ingenuous eye for style has been spotted on some of your favorite artists: Biggie, Lil Wayne, Lil’ Kim, Jadakiss, Lauryn Hill, 112, Total, Puffy and many more. Lately, Groove’s been dabbling in film, styling big Hollywood flicks like Notorious featuringContinue reading “Fashion King Groovey Lew”

Chicago Bears’ Blake Costanzo on Playing in Germany, NYC vs Chicago & Building Hotrods

Blake Costanzo ’06 is in his second season with the Chicago Bears and his seventh in the National Football League. He also is the only Lafayette College graduate in the NFL. The New York Jets gave him his first opportunity. While he was visiting NYC and trying on clothes at the Schuyler 4 showroom, ourContinue reading “Chicago Bears’ Blake Costanzo on Playing in Germany, NYC vs Chicago & Building Hotrods”

Omar Hakim “There is a science behind the drumsticks..my favorite is Vic Firth.”

Omar Hakim is one of the best drummers alive. What’s the story behind his drumsticks? He has drummed for Patty Labelle, Dire Straits, Sting and Daft Punk to name a few. He has been using the same drumstick brand for over 30 years. Omar shares the story of meeting Vic Firth 30 years ago, theContinue reading “Omar Hakim “There is a science behind the drumsticks..my favorite is Vic Firth.””

Drummer Omar Hakim: Getting Lucky with Daft Punk & Stevie Wonder

Many say he is the best drummer alive. Omar Hakim’s first break as a drummer came at age 16 with Patti Labelle. In 1984, Hakim did most of the drum work on Dire Straits’ album Brothers in Arms. Notable artists he has played with are Anita Baker, Sting, Weather Report, Mariah Carey, Madonna, David Bowie,Continue reading “Drummer Omar Hakim: Getting Lucky with Daft Punk & Stevie Wonder”