A Weekend in Vermont

Yes, it was time to get out of Dodge again and this time it was a weekend in Vermont. It took us with stops over 6 hours to get there but I was so glad to be leaving the city that I just dealt with it.Lol Our first stop on the way to Vermont was…

Fibroid Fighters Foundation Event

Let’s heighten the public’s awareness about uterine fibroids and their impact on women’s lives. To do that join in supporting The Fibroid Fighters Foundation on July 28th, 2022 when they will be hosting their Fibroid Awareness Reception: A Night in Purple. The fundraiser will be held at the Empire Steak House which is located at…

Best NYC Hamburger and French Fries Ever

OK. I admit it. Every week to two weeks I needLol a Hamburger and French Fries. Now I’ve tried so many coffee shops and so many restaurants around me that serve a Hamburger and French Fries but the meat never tastes right to me and I’ve been consistently but consistently disappointed. Now I live in…

The Russian Tea Room

The Russian Tea Room is one of New York’s most beloved and iconic restaurants. I had some free time before a performance at Carnegie Hall (which is located just a few doors down from The Russian Tea Room) and I decided to have dinner there because I figured that this would probably be the closest…

The Dueling Pianos Rock

I met a friend at The Cutting Room which is located at 44 East 32nd Street right off Park Avenue South. I got to see The Dueling Pianos which my friend had been raving about for weeks. These two guys, each at their own piano, Mark Weiser and Mathew Friedman gave a raucous and fabulous…

Kurant is a Perfect Wine Bar Gem

So in a previous post I couldn’t stop raving about the restaurant Copinette for it’s amazing American cuisine with French influence. Having said that I couldn’t resist trying Amy Babic’s second restaurant Kurant which is located at 1091 2nd Avenue between 57th and 58th Street. Kurant is a wine bar that has a huge and…

The Regency Bar and Grill

The other evening I met a friend at The Regency Bar and Grill which is part of the Loews Regency New York Hotel. It’s been said that as a luxury New York hotel and with endless things to do in New York, that this hotel is the ultimate setting for a romantic getaway, a fun…

Copinette Restaurant is Ooh La La

I had a very fun dining experience at Copinette which is located at 891 1st Avenue between 50th and 51st Street. You see a few decades ago I met the owner this restaurant (who has since passed) at a private club called Club A and dated him. However, when he was the owned the restaurant…

Thousand Islands and Erie Canal

It was time to head out of Dodge again and this time it was a two night adventure to Herkimer, New York and then Watertown, New York. In Herkimer, New York, over a 5 hour drive from New York City we took an Erie Canal Sightseeing Cruise. What I learned about the Erie Canal was…

Lunch at an Amish Home

Well, it was time to head out of Dodge and so I booked a one day trip to Lancaster, Pennsylvania. I choose to visit Lancaster because the main event of the experience was to have lunch with an Amish family and my curiosity (having visited Lancaster many times before) was really peaked. Unfortunately, it rained…