Cindy Augustine

Writer & Editor

New York City

Cindy Augustine

“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.” (Albert Einstein)


The Best Pizza Spots Across the Country

Here, the best pizza pickup and delivery spots across the country — no reservations required.
Food Network Link to Story

New York's 20 coolest out-of-town spots

Discover the top travelworthy destinations, barely beyond city limits, that this state has to offer.
Time Out New York Link to Story

The 10 Best Things We Drank at Tales of the Cocktail

It’s safe to say the 12th annual festival left the spirits community with one huge hangover.

Metropolitan Diary: the Empire State Building Seen Anew

A couple was awed at the sight of the Empire State Building from Washington Square Park.
New York Times Link to Story

8 Celebrities and Movie Characters That Could Out-Drink You

If there were ever role models for drinkers—aspirational party animals, if you will—it would be this motley crew. Link to Story

Startups Eschew the Made in America Label

What do you do when your product idea can't be made in the U.S.A.?
Entrepreneur Link to Story

The 9 Popular Ingredients Showing Up in Cocktails Right Now

From mushrooms to oysters to foie gras, it's safe to say cocktail ingredients have stretched beyond straight spirits.
The Huffington Post Link to Story

Inside the American Mob: Life in the Mafia

It’s dinner and a show for former underworld figures Michael Franzese and Sal (Ubatz) Polisi.
NY Daily News Link to Story

Amanda Freitag Is Back with Empire Diner

Opening a highly anticipated, diner in an iconic NYC space in the middle of winter is no easy feat.
Metro New York Link to Story

Guy Fieri on Fire

Food Network star Guy Fieri shares his favorite NYC spots & dining tips.
Front Desk NYC Link to Story

Meet Mrs. Meyer

The face behind this eco-friendly household brand tells us how she keeps her home happy. Link to Story

The Honeymoon: Saving the Best for Last

The cake’s been eaten, the Champagne’s been drunk. Now it’s escape time.
New York Weddings Link to Story


Cindy Augustine

I'm a digital writer and editor with a decade (plus) of lifestyle journalism experience — both in print and online — with an interest in profiles and a focus on food/restaurants, beauty/style, art/design, travel, and NYC culture.

I grew up in southern Westchester County, went to college in Newark (new-ark), Delaware, and live in downtown New York City.