Arthur Avenue Stroll

Artisan, New York, Travel

I know that it’s important to post frequently when you have a blog, but I just can’t make myself sit down and write about something when I’ve got nothing. My dear husband and I have been participating in another 8 week I Quit Sugar program so our meals are very prescribed and frankly, not worth…

Veggies’ Starring Role

New York, Recipe, Restaurants, Travel, Uncategorized, Vegetarian

I’ve been traveling back and forth between New York and Washington DC for five weeks now, eating well, cooking lots and getting inspiration at every turn. From my walks around old haunts like the Union Square Farmers’ Market and visits to classics like  Murray’s Cheese to newer adventures at Union Market in DC, all topped…

New York, A Love Story

Cheaper Eats, Markets, New York, Restaurants, Shops, Travel

When we touched down at JFK my eyes misted up with an overwhelming sense of nostalgia.  A bright blue sky framed the skyscrapers on the horizon, the smell of pizza permeated the baggage claim area (really!), and the Lebanese cab driver who immediately (and proudly) informed us that he’d beaten up his last passenger.  More…

Gluttony in New York! (My Favorite Place to Eat)

New York, Restaurants, Travel

Where to eat in New York City is probably the question I get asked most often – even more than where to eat in London. Now, with an unusually large number of my friends heading to the Big Apple, I’ve finally decided to put together a definitive list of my favorite old haunts so I…