Posted in September 2012

You lush

You lush

When I go shopping, I really don’t like to be bothered.  Annoying store clerks who follow you around and force random products on you are the worst and have often driven me out of the store.  There are times though, when I’m bored or curious and don’t mind a little extra help.  The other day, … Continue reading

Vendy Love

Vendy Love

Lobster Display by Pestle & Mortar It was another glorious day on Governor’s Island.  The weather was perfect.  I made it just in time for the 11am ferry and I was headed to one of my favorite events in New York City, the Street Vendor Project’s Vendy Awards.  It’s hard not to get excited about … Continue reading

DC in NYC

DC in NYC

I finally got a chance to try out Georgetown Cupcakes this past week (thankfully before the chaos of Fashion’s Night Out) and was pleasantly surprised.  They have many flavors and I’m not sure if this is due to the timing of my visit, but they also seemed to have a couple of charity and themed … Continue reading

Pigging out at Pig Island

Pigging out at Pig Island

I hope everyone had a great Labor Day Weekend.  Mine started out with some great eating, thanks to fellow blogger Sweets by Sillianah.  She invited me to join her at Pig Island taking place on Governors Island.  25 local chefs took 80 locally sourced hogs and made some delicious dishes. Although the unexpectedly hot weather did … Continue reading