La mudanza

Wall of napkinsThe city seen from the Queensboro Bridge is always the city seen for the first time, in its first wild promise of all the mystery and beauty in the world. F. Scott Fitzgerald

I am not a patient person. Well, maybe I am. After 2 years, I finally made it to New York City. Patiently, yet actively finding any means to get from Point A to Point B.

I am pretty shy about talking about myself, but I just wanted to say…

I’m happy to be here.


Mr. Chocolate

On a Food Network episode of The Best Thing I Ever Ate, chef Giada Delaurentiis said one of the best things she’s ever eaten ( drank) was a steaming, chocolatey cup of Jacques Torres Wicked Hot Chocolate in their NYC flagship store. So if Delaurentiis said this was one of the best things she has ever eaten, of course I had to try it. Slightly spicy, chocolatey, hot- Giada was right.

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The Smile, Bubby’s + Ej’s

Manouri cheese + fig preserve on sourdough, foam art and smiles.

Bar @ The Smile

Brunch @ Bubby's

Home made baked goods basket: seasonal fruit turnover, ginger bread, cinnamon sticky bun + blueberry corn muffin.

huevos rancheros al estilo de Bubby's

Red velvet pancakes at EJ's.


To my dining partners in crime ( A, D, M, J & O).  I miss eating with you in NYC.

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