Category Archives: East Village

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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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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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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Veselka Pierogies

Veselka is in the heart of the East Village.  You may have seen it on Gossip Girl or Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, or perhaps you have even been in the restaurant.  However, if you have been to Veselka and … Continue reading

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