Who are you and why should I read your blog?

Welcome – and what a great question. I’m glad you asked! I’m just going to say this fast and get it over with: My name is Callie, and I am allergic to dairy. (Hi Callie!) Now, I can already hear you all closing this page but hear me out: I love dairy – nay, worship…

My favorite Christmas Eve Tradition

I’m about to say something that I realize may make me very unpopular. I’m totally over brunch. Brunch, especially across the island of Manhattan, has become a predictable, cholesterol-laden affair. Open any menu at any pseudo-trendy spot across town and you’re sure to find the usual suspects: smoked salmon Benedict, bacon cheeseburger with an egg…