Tag Archives: Union Square

kolaches and fleas.

Sometimes I think my husband sets out to see how many places we can patronize in a single day as his sole motivation for taking me on his goose-chases. Saturday we agreed to go to Smorgasburg for their ice cream … Continue reading

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book signings.

One of the awesome things this city has to offer is the availability of author signings at every turn. I’ve gone to two so far – Tina Fey for “Bossypants” and Charlaine Harris for book 11 in the Sookie Stackhouse … Continue reading

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who needs a table?

If you don’t make a reservation then just expect the wait to range from 45 minute to an hour and a half. In these situations you should always, I repeat ALWAYS, ask if you can eat at the bar. You’d … Continue reading

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Weekend (over?)Indulgence.

This Saturday we set out with the best intentions: exercise, clean the apartment, pick up our Bike New York packets, eat at a little taco place we read about and relax. Very quickly we got off track with pasta and … Continue reading

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The subway system as art.

I remember back in 2009 when we visited New York I was afraid of the subway system. I can still see the images that it conjured in my head; as I walked past the countless stairwells I imagined they lead … Continue reading

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What’s in a grade?

We all eat out, some of us more than others and what we rarely consider is the cleanliness of the places we patronize. I have, however, often wished I could know precisely what score a restaurant has earned. It’s obviously … Continue reading

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