Posted in April 2012

Frog eyes

Frog eyes

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to drink frog eyes?  Yes?  Well now’s your chance!  All it takes is some basil seeds and some water!   I promise! Well ok, it just looks like you’re drinking frog eyes, but it’s fun nonetheless.  I first saw this drink in Chinatown and I had no idea … Continue reading

Cake or Yeast?

Cake or Yeast?

Walking down the street, I did a double-take.  No, it wasn’t Jude Law (although I did just see him in the Lower East Side the other day), it was a sign outside of Gimme! Coffee advertising Dough Doughnuts.   Dough kept coming up in conversation.  Many people even claimed that it was better than the Doughnut Plant, one of … Continue reading

Simple and Delicious

Simple and Delicious

One of my favorite restaurants in NYC is ‘ino.  After all these years, I’ve never been disappointed with a meal there and the restaurant hasn’t gone through too many changes.  In a city where things change all the time, it’s nice to have a constant and it doesn’t hurt that the food they make is … Continue reading

Signs of Spring

Signs of Spring

What weird weather we’ve been having in New York City.  It’s in the high 70’s one week then it drops to the 40’s the following week.  It’s impossible to figure out what to wear every day.  Do you wear a wool coat? a down coat? or no coat at all?  Very confusing.   The trees … Continue reading