Swift Cup Coffee

Swift Cup Coffee

Mention the phrase “instant coffee” to just about anyone, and you’ll probably elicit a groan or two. However, the much-derided beverage is making a quiet comeback, thanks to a lot of companies that take their morning joe seriously – even the instant variety. One of those companies is Swift Cup Coffee, a purveyor of high-quality, […]

Healing Home Foods

While visiting Harvest Moon Orchard in Westchester, I came across a line of products in their farm store called Healing Home Foods. Based in Pound Ridge, NY, Healing Home Foods is a family-owned business that specializes in organic, gluten-free and vegan snacks. Their creations are not only natural and healthy, but they’re really delicious. My […]

Perry Mason

Perry Mason

HBO’s new Perry Mason miniseries definitely isn’t your parents’ Perry Mason. Not to diminish the Raymond Burr version — he famously played the title character from 1957-1966 and reprised the role in 26 made-for-TV movies in the 80s and 90s. The current incarnation, set in Depression-era Los Angeles, focuses on Mason’s early days as a scruffy private […]

The Outsider

The Outsider

If you’re looking for your next TV crime drama obsession, HBO’s “The Outsider” has all the goods. Based on the novel by Stephen King, this 10-episode miniseries separates itself from the pack by blending two genres — the procedural and Gothic horror. Think “True Detective” meets The Boogeyman. The pedigree behind the camera, which includes […]