Monthly Archives: March 2012

grand openings: landbrot bakery & bar

Tomorrow afternoon, I will be at the grand opening of Landbrot Bakery & Bar. No rainstorm is going to keep me away from a brand spankin new bakery! If you see a girl walking down Hudson tomorrow with an armful … Continue reading

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colors on a cloudy day

Find a way to add a little color to this gloomy Saturday. Whether it’s with Cheerios… or Japanese eggplant… or a fantastic turquoise nail polish… or great Italian leather flats in a rainbow assortment of colors.

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flat whites

Before we kick off another weekend, I want to share with you a great way to enjoy your coffee. Weekends are all about enjoying espresso in its many varying forms. I used to love lattes – not too bitter, a … Continue reading

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happy friday!

Imagine this scene, if you will – A gentleman sits comfortably in a leather armchair, chatting earnestly on the phone. You don’t know exactly what is the subject of the conservation, but his side sounds intriguing. “Yes, well, we’re expecting … Continue reading

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minetta tavern

“The guest’s perception of the dish is strongly affected by how it’s presented to them.” (A Day at elBulli) I had been planning to write about my weekend with the Momofuku family. Excited about it, really. Then I read that … Continue reading

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sunday breakfast

Sometimes, all you really want on a Sunday morning is that perfectly prepared cup of tea. Whatever else follows is just decoration.

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happy friday!

I love a good food truck. Who, in their right mind, doesn’t? In the past five years, food trucks in New York have started giving restaurants with permanent homes a run for their money. If you walk down Hudson around … Continue reading

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