Category Archives: New York City

Sweet Treats in NYC: Oppa Peanut Butter Style

This week I had the privilege of returning to NYC for my NYU graduation ceremony.  It’s kind of bittersweet to return to the city after an extended period of time; entire streets and buildings have transformed in a matter of months, offering … Continue reading

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To Cure a Hangover: Williamsburg Edition

We’ve all been there.  Sometimes you have a little too much fun, and the next morning all you need is a perfect hangover cure.  Manhattan is literally overflowing with greasy, eggy and cheesy hangover helpers, but my faves are definitely in Williamsburg.  From … Continue reading

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This Way or That Way at This Little Piggy Had Roast Beef in the East Village

Beautiful weather today aside, winter weather has arrived in New York.  And nothing screams winter weather like comfort food.  Personally, when I am all bundled up in the cold, all I want is something cozy and hot to eat; fortunately, … Continue reading

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Sweet Deals at OatMeals in the West Village

See, this is why I love Manhattan.  Themed restaurants galore.  I would take a themed restaurant over a themed party any day; this is the kind of shenanigan that really gets me going.  When I discovered that a precious little … Continue reading

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Cost-Effective Cambodian Fusion at Num Pang Sandwich Shop

Fusion is a beautiful thing.  There are few things that beat the pure, unadulterated joy of biting into something that’s not just delicious, but completely surprising.  That is precisely how I felt when I bit into Num Pang Sandwich Shop‘s Ginger … Continue reading

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Falafel Loving at Taïm Falafel and Smoothie Bar

After living in Israel for a few months four years ago, I nearly swore off falafel upon my return to the US. Not because I was sick of it (impossible), but because I lost hope of finding any falafel that … Continue reading

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Ballin’ It Up on a Budget at Meatball Shop

You may or may not have heard about one of the newest darlings of the Manhattan food scene, Meatball Shop.  If you haven’t, it’s about time that you do!!  And if you have, but you have yet to go, I … Continue reading

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