Laduree and The French Macaron

The other day I was uptown and decided to check out a French bakery and small cafe named Laduree. I love macarons and this place was supposed to have the best. Laduree is located at 864 Madison Avenue( between 71st and 72nd Street) and  is known as a French luxury bakery and sweets maker house…

Blank! The Musical

This past Saturday I went to see Blank!  The Musical.   I had no idea what to expect except that I knew that my phone needed to be on at the beginning of the performance (90 minutes-no intermission) and that using the show’s app was part of the process. So I got to the Broadway…

July 4th in Alaska

I’ve traveled internationally many times but when this opportunity to spend July 4th, in Alaska appeared, I said, “Of course.” I had no idea what Alaska held for me but I must tell you that I truly fell in love with our 49th State. So what I’m going to do in this blog post is…

Sex and The City-Buddakan NYC Restaurant

So a friend of mine took the New York City-Sex and the City Bus Tour and one of the restaurants that the gals used to film in was Buddakan NYC.  When she mentioned it to me and said that it was at 75 9th Avenue– which is not that far from me—I said, “Heck, let’s…

Bistro Pierre Lapin

The other evening I met a friend to try a restaurant that I saw written up in Time Out.  The restaurant was named Bistro Pierre Lapin and was located at 99 Bank Street in The West Village. Bistro Pierre Lapin was inspired by the countless number of charming bistros that are scattered throughout Paris and…

The Bee-Organic Restaurant

The other weekend I took the train out to Great Neck to spend some time with my cousin who lives there. We started off with lunch at this divine organic restaurant named Bee-Organic. Here’s what the inside of the restaurant looks like:     Bee-Organic’s mission is to bring their customer the freshest organic or…

Cuba Restaurant-West Village, New York

So the other evening I meet a group of people for dinner at a great restaurant called Cuba.  Cuba is located at 222 Thompson Street which is located right off of Washington Square Park. Cuba serves classic dishes such as roast pig and ropa vieja (Ropa vieja (Spanish for “old clothes”) is one of the national dishes of Cuba,…

Serafina Restaurant-Meatpacking District

So the other day, I was walking around Chelsea Market and it was a crazy mob scene. I mean the popups shops and the regular types of shops were Amazing but it was time to eat and I wasn’t about to fight my way through the crowds and or find a place to eat. Also…

Ukranian East Village Restaurant

Finally, a sunny Manhattan afternoon and a walk down 2nd Avenue brought me to The Ukranian East Village Restaurant.  The restaurant has no website but is located at 140 2nd Avenue between 8th and 9th Street. So when you enter the restaurant you walk down a long hallway and you’re greeted by the restaurant’s sign.…

Lips Restaurant and Broadway Cabaret

Lips is a very fun restaurant and cabaret that celebrates 20 years of Drag Across America and it’s located at 227 East 56th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue. Here is what you see when you walk in: And here’s the bar area: Check out those shoes!   Now for the menu: Actually we were…