Eileen Weber

Eileen is a freelance writer who loves to travel, cook, and entertain. She writes her own blog about food and occasionally a little wine (which she wouldn't mind having a glass of right now). She lives in Fairfield, CT.
When Healthy Eating Becomes a Dangerous Obsession
For Ashley Bailey, everything was fine until she put on her “skinny” jeans. They were falling off. Something was wrong. “It was so super obvious,” she said. “I wouldn’t eat anything with more than seven ingredients. I tried every diet — vegan, raw, Paleo, fruitarian. People kept asking me if I was OK. I just thought they were over concerned.” Controlling some digestive issues turned into a massively restrictive diet for Bailey.
Feb 27, 2018
Bloggers Share Their Smartest Solo Travel Tips
Love to travel but don’t have a companion? No worries. More and more, traveling alone is an active choice, with women leading the way, according to Mary Bond of The Gutsy Traveler. (In fact, when it comes to travel, women are leading the way, period. Bond notes that 75 percent of those taking cultural, adventure, or nature trips are women, while women-only travel companies have increased by 230 percent.
Aug 30, 2017
Bloggers Share Their Smartest Solo Travel Tips
Love to travel but don’t have a companion? No worries. More and more, traveling alone is an active choice, with women leading the way, according to Mary Bond of The Gutsy Traveler. (In fact, when it comes to travel, women are leading the way, period. Bond notes that 75 percent of those taking cultural, adventure, or nature trips are women, while women-only travel companies have increased by 230 percent.
Aug 30, 2017
The German Sparkling Wine You Don’t Know About (but Should)
On a recent trip to Germany to visit my sister-in-law and her family, we drank our fill of light, crisp, fruity, floral goodness. No, it wasn’t beer; it was sparkling wine. Known as Sekt, German sparkling wine often rivals Champagne in taste tests — but if you haven’t heard of it, you’re not alone. Although most people don’t automatically associate Germany and wine, Germany is actually a significant producer of wine — especially the sparkling stuff.
Jun 22, 2017