3 Reasons Why Modern Vampires are drinking Pomegranate Juice Instead of Blood to Remain Ageless

Pomegranates are a superfood.  A food so powerful you are actually an idiot if you ignore their existence.

Pomegranate juice was really one of my top anti-aging musts during the wild days in NY, London and Paris.  I hunted it down to make sure it was on hand or, in a crunch, I would pop a few pomegranate extract vitamins after a particularly wild night.  The results? My moniker as ‘the vampire’…

But why are pomegranates so powerful? Continue reading

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Cauliflower Fights Cancer, Detoxifies the Body, Battles Aging and Reduces Puffiness

I have dissected a few bodies in my time but could never face a close-up of the inside of a human skull.  Perhaps this hesitation explains why I have never had a taste for cauliflower which looks like an albino version of a brain wrapped prettily in a base of green leaves.

However, once I understood the super-charged powers of this remarkable cruciferous veggie – I embraced it – along with the numerous creative ways one can serve it up. Continue reading

Will Smoking and Drinking Age Me? Tricks for the Boozy Smoker

The quick answer is yes.  But the more convoluted response is not necessarily.  As a passionate ex-hedonist and former party girl (known as ‘the vampire’ or ‘Dorian Grey’ because I never age) there were certain tricks I employed to balance my intake and slow my exposure to cocktails and smoke.

Cigarettes (and other smokable substances)

  • If you are deeply obsessed with anti-aging (which I was), pre-roll American Spirit Organic tobacco before you go out and whack them in your purse.  My Serbian grandma Daisy was a chain-smoker but never looked old.  She told me that it is the chemicals in the tobacco and the filters on the cigarettes which are what are really bad for you.  I don’t like soggy cigarette ends so I always add a little stiff-paper filter – usually from somebody-I-plan-on-forgetting’s business card. Continue reading