Greenwich and Borough Market

The perfect tourist day began with a trip on the overground. My gps instructed me to go as far as New Cross Gate and once there to catch a bus. Well, as you know without being told, I walked out in the wrong direction. Once I figured this out I had also decided to check […]

Walking Again

After spending the morning inside watching the rain I remembered I am a Londoner now and I grabbed my umbrella and my raincoat and I trotted off to a far off grocer on a new route hoping to find a pair of boots. I didn’t find the boots but I did find a really good […]

Poppies fish and chips

Well, I would say tasteless describes Poppies. This was our first bring in dinner and it was disappointing. After much salting it gained some appeal but is now off the list of places to grab a bite. Luckily I think there are two other places for Fish & Chips within a short walk. Gotta love […]

Go Noodle Nine Moon

very good boneless spareribs, perfectly fine fried pork dumpling. so much chinese take out as I get ready to leave town.

Take Out/ Grubhub

As I get ready to leave the city I want to note for myself the order to make when I arrive back. First night i do like to order in chinese so the China 59 makes very good string beans I think and excellent boneless ribs. And About Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns Ramen makes a […]


After dance yesterday I knew I needed to stay out as the day was gorgeous but I had no errands to run and no desire to fulfill.  That leaves bakeries as I am not one to sit in the park for any length of time just soaking it all up.  Sweet Corner is the new […]

Lorenzo’s and Maria’s

on 3rd at about 82nd.. They say all things are made in house. We selected a chocolate mousse cake and Piece of sole , and then spotted a pate.. all good.

Food Market

1200 Lex  b/w 81 & 82.  Food Passion.  Great veggies and fried chicken and some very good looking desserts.

Upper East Cafe

Upper East Cafe is the neighborhood go to as of now.  The best cosmo so far, a fabulous Brick Chicken, milk shakes and a nice burger.  On 3rd Ave at 62nd it couldn’t be more convenient, just for a night when I dont want to cook.