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Laura

AUSTIN. DAY 1

I woke up early in our fabulous borrowed downtown Austin condo and set to work on a plan. Big thanks to my friend Kim who sent me some info on what’s going on in Austin today. With that in hand and a need for a grocery, a bakery, […]

THE RIBBON

On 72 just off Central Park West. With a fabulous menu. Prime rib, burgers, fish, we wound up with the Cheese plate which was good but you might want to check if you don’t like a string drizzle of honey. And the happy hour and Sunday and Monday […]

Window Shopping

    The Amazon 4 Star Store. Who knew? Not I. Fun to see but not much that I haven’t seen before.                   just an empty yard. Well,almost empty. Next to my new favorite shop           […]

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We came back to this tiny cafe and had a reasonable but not good Caesar. The anchovies “on the side” were pickled in vinegar rather than cured in oil We had a pasta with pesto which was quite basilish and had some good green beans and undercooked potatoes. […]

HUNGARIAN NATIONAL BALLET

We walked across the park to get to the Koch Theater at Lincoln Center today. To our delight it was open and the Hungarian National Ballet was going to perform. Three pieces the first, a couple, was fabulous. She with a stiffened body holding poses as he lifted […]

MISIRIZZI

Before attending Wild Goose Dreams at The Public Theatre- very conveniently located. Couldn’t mix the meat and cheese on the meat or cheese plates Salmon slightly overdone Everyone gracious Bathrooms adorable Lovely place Molten lava cake for dessert.

ALVIN AILEY @ Works & Process

Surprisingly I really enjoyed the dance, and the evening.  Susan Falls-Hill was a great interviewer and appeared to be enjoying herself while she interviewed Judith Jameson, Robert Battle and Rennie Harris.  Judith ran Alvin Ailey before she handed it off to Robert Battle.  And rennie Harris was my seat […]