July 4th in NYC

What are your big plans for the fourth of July this year?  Perhaps take in the fireworks from the shore of the Hudson river?  Visit Coney Island for the infamous famous Nathan’s Hot Dog eating contest?  Find a hipster’s roof in Brooklyn and BBQ some vegan burgers and […]

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Summer Afternoon in the City

Sometimes you just crave a hot summer afternoon in New York City.  Yes, the sweat beads on your forehead, the humidity is oppressive and unpleasant smells waft through the air.  Yet at the same time you just want to walk around the city for hours on end, taking in the sights and watching all the people along the way.  Below is a gallery of some time spent walking around the city with my camera on one of those summer afternoons.

Star Wars X-Wing in Times Square

Times Square, the cross-roads of the world, is up to bat for my next post. If you have never been to the city, Times Square makes the list of places to visit; that is a given. If you want to see a play, well you go to Times Square (or off Broadway or off off Broadway.) If you are anywhere in America on New Year’s Eve, chances are you are watching the ball drop in, wait for it, Times Square.

Where is Silver Moon Bakery and Cafe Located?

Silver Moon Bakery and Cafe is located on the Upper West Side neighborhood on the northeast corner of 105th street and Broadway Avenue.  It can also be conveniently reached by the 1 train off the 103rd street stop.

There are many cafes and bakeries throughout the five boroughs and Silver Moon Bakery is a standout amongst them all. 

Delicious Brunch At The Station

You guys know how much I love Williamsburg, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that I’m recommending another brunch spot to you from the heart of the Bedford Stop. Like, legit the heart of the Bedford stop because as you walk up the stairs… you’ll see The Station. (Note to readers, this is good for more than just brunch… The Station is no one trick pony!)

Kumo Sushi

Contributing Editor Melissa Limberg So, here’s the deal… I superlove sushi, but sometimes I feel like I can’t get full on it! It’s like I’m a bottomless sushi pit or something! I have actually had dreams where I’ve been in an unlimited sushi bar and woken up thinking, […]

The Whiskey Tavern

By Melissa Limberg What are the chances you’re going to go to Chinatown? Slim? Maybe none? I know. I KNOW. I’m gonna give you a reason to go to China town right now. It’s called “The Whiskey Tavern.” Deep in the heart of the smelly fish market, you’ll […]