The Sweet Life

Competing for the best, tho i think the last one I’ve been to is always the best….A tiny little shop on the edge of Chinatown, Delancey Street area if that means anything.  They carry their own home made chocolates (yes, tasty) and an assortment of European and penny […]

Another day

Another walk, another wrong turn, another library, somewhere I’ve wanted to go and… yes, a new and unexpected chocolate shop With Essex Street market in mind and I library book to return I hopped on the F train and got off at Delancey. I had wanted to go […]

Milano Market

UPDATE- After much searching , if I want food for a picnic dinner in bed, this is the best place to come. Yes, I love a good Italian market with plenty of cakes, prepared foods, salamis…. heaven.  Milano is heaven.  A quick bus ride up to 89th Street, […]

Loving Vincent, Ballet, New friends

  Another great day.  I do just keep putting one foot in front of the other, I can’t help but  stay cheerful – wandering is wonderful,  I smile at strangers… and something happens… beshert!  I meet Steve and Sally.  What fun…more on that later… for now, my day. […]

The Band’s Visit

This was one of those shows I went to see knowing very little about it.  I had read it was coming a few months go, bought a ticket and put it out of my mind.  A musical, I knew not what to expect.  When I go to a […]


I can’t say what the name has to do with anything but I do know this is a beautiful little chocolate shop with an amazing variety I skipped the bonbons altogether and went for nut sticks, caramels, a couple of whoopie pies.

IFC Center

I made it. After recovering from the port authority train/ bus debacle and deciding train I got on the wrong one, overshot by miles, got off , walked across the platform, backtracked one stop, did a flight of stairs, got on the correct line and here I am!! […]

Electrical problems

On the subway. I got caught in it today. After careful planning to return to the Hudson branch library on Leroy street in the village I every so carefully left the house with an hour of dawdle time to spare. When the train got to port authority it […]

East Village for Dinner

Early in the planning stage for my day, while checking out OCD chocolate, the east village library branches and squish marshmallow I started looking around for dinner spots.  Being a fan of the mac and cheese, and Brad a fan of the cheese plate , I was drawn […]


Squish Marshmallow, oh my.  This evening got a bit confused.  We were to dine on serendipity ice cream, then the discussion turned to what was for dinner after… perhaps Peter Llugar.  But that got set aside when there and every other steak house in town was fullup.  So.. […]