August 18, 2020

Berries full of antioxidants, Ginger and Turmeric, which reduce inflammation, Spirulina, which is an algae containing all essential amino acids that your body needs, make this smoothie a super healthy and tasty way to start your day.

1 cup frozen berries

1.5 cups plant milk

1 TBS plant-based protein powder

1 dash Spirulina

1 chunk Ginger to taste

1 small chunk turmeric

Combine in blender and mix well.

Makes TWO small drinks or one large one.


August 18, 2020

2020 may indeed be the year that wasn't in many respects but we hope you have found some gifts in the pause we are experiencing. Many have found more time for family or hobbies or organizing at home and some have added to their skill set and education. The NKBA has some great certification opportunities with discounted pricing happening for those interested.

It seems that while many of us are returning to a position but operating in a new way, we are also aware that many positions have been elim...

2020 has been the most life-altering year for most of us so far. The Covid 19 Pandemic has changed the world as we knew it in ways we could have never imagined, and as we move through August, all of us have had to adjust in so many ways. The only one getting ahead seems to be Mother Earth.

This year, just as in 2019, I had applied for an ECO grant from NKBA National, and I'm pleased to share, our NKBA Manhattan chapter was awarded $2,500 to Inspire our Communities through Environmental Leadershi...

August 18, 2020

The June 23 Manhattan Chapter Meeting drew a large crowd online who zoomed together to hear design historian and materials specialist Grace Jeffers speak "The Truth About Fake Materials—Or How Fake Can Save the World!" Members and design friends were educated and enlightened as to their preconceptions about fake, faux, and natural, and got a better understanding of what to specify while being eco conscious.

At the conclusion of her talk, Grace shared a resource card (below) that has been present...

August 18, 2020

Since 1997 Gurri has provided outstanding interior contracting and construction services to the industry. Now, founder Sami Kelmendi announces Gurri Interior Painting & Decor with a new website, which you can visit here.

The Gurri Design + Remodel founder specifically created this division to deliver interior painting and home decor solutions for interior designers, architects, contractors, and homeowners. Gurri residential and commercial interior painting services are now availab...

August 18, 2020

The Gringer Showroom is open for you and your clients. Hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 5 pm and Saturday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. 

Currently, the showroom is limiting customers to two at a time. Appointments are preferred to make sure these requirements can be accommodated, but are not mandatory. 

Call to plan your visit: 212-475-0600.

August 18, 2020

The NKBA / Renovation Angel Luxury Kitchen Recycling Awards 2021 is open for submissions!

This awards competition is free to enter for all kitchen designers and trade professionals making sustainable renovating part of their best practice. Winning categories for Achievements in Luxury Recycling include: Highest Valued Kitchen Donated, Most Desirable Luxury Kitchen, Largest Volume of Kitchens Upcycled from a Firm, and Achievements in Repurposed Kitchen Design - Small/Medium/Large. Projects must h...

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