Finding a supermarket where the aisles are clean, the produce is fresh, and the quality of selection is generous has been a problem for the past few months. Given this, I am on a search for a great market out of the city to ride to on the weekend.  A few weeks ago we went […]

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.


One of the most thrilling things about living in New York is that there is always some exhibit, some new show, something new going on.  The trick is to find it so I keep my eyes and ears open and I read the times arts section and check periodically with google “whats new in NY?” […]

Walter Reade Theatre

I cant believe I found yet another theatre, and one that takes the movie pass card.  I saw A Fantastic Woman in this clean, stadium seated theatre at Lincoln Center.  I cant say what the movie was about but I also should say go see it if you can.  I couldn’t stop watching it.  The […]


Joining Equinox has changed my life.  I never thought of myself as a girl who would go to a gym but I am, everyday almost.  I swim, I stretch, I dance a bit, and am learning a bit about Barre and Pilates.  Each location is unique and they are all over.   I’ve decided to […]

Lisa See

Lisa See is the author of both Shanghai Girls and Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, two books I really enjoyed.    Tea girl was just as good, perhaps better, I learned so much about Tea.

58th Street Library

This is the most ordinary library I think I have been to.  Its bright and convenient and while there I learned that there is a book group at one library or another every day of the week…. Too much to do, but when I am ready to make friends, this might be the first place […]


excellent cosmo, magnificent dessert, superb lamb, ordinary mushroom pizza.   on Columbus at 75th