Friday Things

This week’s pic is from my trip to NYC.  My friend and I just left MOMA and we took a break near the CBS building before heading to the subway. I was relaxing on a bench when I snapped it. I don’t know how to describe this week.  It was busy, stressful and exhausting.  But I…

Friday Things

This week’s pic is from Orchard Street in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.  The street was closed and the stores were beginning to set up for the weekly Sunday Market. We had so much fun staying in the Lower East Side and eating.  Eating took up at least 80% of our activities.  I made…

Levain Bakery

I spent just over 48hrs in New York and I knew that Levain Bakery had to be one of my stops. I’ve heard so much about their cookies (and the lines) and I needed to see if they lived up to the hype. Levain Bakery is located on the upper west side tucked away in…

Oatmeal Pancakes

Last weekend I made an announcement to my son that we were having oatmeal pancakes for breakfast. My son let out a long sigh, dropped his head and slowly walked back to his room as if he were headed for the guillotine. I promised him that he would like them. When I lived in NYC,…