Quick Bites Monday: Eons – Greek Food For Life

Where are you getting lunch today? Go to Eons!  Taking a walking through my old “hood” I discovered a great Greek fast casual spot- Think Chipotle for Greek food – Eons! This spot takes the same care and attention to product sourcing and quality that Chipotle does (probably even higher) and creates a fine dining […]

Tri-Borough Eating on a Saturday – Part 2

Stop 2: Baked in Brooklyn. Some of my favorite baking books (all 3 of them) that I own come from this tiny spot in quiet (or what used to be quiet) Red Hook. Grab a coffee and a sweet treat and settle into this cute spot complete with spacious booths for doing work and treating yourself. […]

Tri-Borough Eating on a Saturday – Part 1

In typical fashion my Saturday plans were centered around food. However, I think I took my adventures to new heights with dining in 3 boroughs this Saturday -Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens! There was a lot in 12 hours…I hope you can keep up! Stop 1: Morning taco stop at El Luchador on the way to […]

Tri-Borough Eating on a Saturday – Part 3

  Stop 3: Astoria for Greek food. My boyfriend’s family is Greek so we are always exploring new Greek spots around the city. They have a few favorites in Astoria, including Stamatis’. However, this Saturday we decided to try out Taverna Kyclades on Ditmars Blvd. There was an hour wait at 5pm on a Saturday, […]

Wine & Dine Wednesdays: GG’s

No matter how much time has passed, you can always get together over good food and drink and feel like nothing has changed. This weekend we celebrated a friend’s birthday at the East Village spot, GG’s, perfectly designed for large groups and birthday dinners. So perfect they have several parts of the website dedicated to […]

Quick Bites Monday: Northern Tiger

Prepare for a delicious bite at Northern Tiger at Hudson Eats in the Financial District! The Shao Bing will make you want a second! Homemade scallion pancake bun filled with aromatic beef and anaheim pepper – yes you can drool now!   Northern Tiger 250 Vesey Street New York, NY, 10281 (In Hudson Eats)   Please […]

Wine & Dine Wednesdays: Narcissa

Catching up with friends is always best done over good food and drinks!  This past week I went out with an old co-worker, friend and classmate. We both love food and dining out so when we tried to find a place we both wanted to go to and both had not been too, it took […]

Pork & Crab Soup Dumplings

Chinatown on Saturday Mornings

I love nothing better than planning my weekends around a series of eating adventures. So what better way to start off than an early walk through Chinatown. On this chilly NYC morning, I wandered down to Chinatown to one of our favorite spots – Shanghai Cafe! The 2 things you cannot miss are the soup […]