Lunch at

Amelie – 22 West 8th Street.. According to yelp it has the best croquet Madame in the village.  It was good, but not the best, if for no other reason than it wasn’t served with fries.  We sat at the front table, side by side, looking out the […]

ABT Studio Rehearsal

One of my favorite things is Ballet.  Dance I like but its too general a description.  I like the flow, and the beauty of traditional ballet.  Since moving to NY my thrill is ABT, American Ballet Theatre, and as a Patron I received an invitation to visit the […]

Lobby Hero

At The Helen Hayes Theatre. I never would have seen this on my own, to be honest I had never heard of it when my son urged me to get tickets.  The four of us laughed our way through though it wasn’t just comedy.  The audience witnessed the […]


Saturday morning and we have no plan… Stay in the city, do a grocery run, its a beautiful day – maybe take a walk.  Well, somehow we both came up with Bethpage.  He decided because it was central on the island and we have done north and south, […]

Tao Downtown

We went to see Ballet Hispanica at The Joyce last night and they were good, not the great I had remembered.  But beforehand we had dinner at 92 9th Avenue at a wow sort of place called Tao Downtown. No words could describe the room and no  image […]

Got my mani pedi today

I found a nail salon today.. that is a New York experience. Issa, on the second floor at 800 Lexington, what a business.  Wow, a never ending parade of women in and women out.  130 dollars for shellac mani pedi with a 20 minute massage and acrylic fills. […]

Tom Gold Dance

At the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College.  Three dancing lilies, a black and white set.  For an unheard of dance company in an obscure theatre, with half the seats empty – It was great.  At first we weren’t sure if they actually had talent or if the choreography […]