Category Archives: Upper East Side

Exploring New York’s Food Scene

I made a spontaneous trip back to New York last week, after I scored a ticket to Beth Hart’s show at the Iridium.  It was taped for Front and Center which will air on PBS sometime soon.  I was excited to explore more of New York’s food scene, because it is an ever changing landscape of culinary excitement.  This unexpected

9 Great NYC pizza, burgers + more you need to try

I spent 2 weeks home in New York City visiting some great old haunts, as well as some new ones.  In case you missed my post from a couple of weeks ago, check out the yummy details here.   Then, go visit these 9 great NYC pizza, burgers and other spots around town.     Joe’s Pizza – NYC Pizza

Outstanding New York Eats You Don’t Want To Miss

There is no place like home, folks!  I get back to New York once or twice a year which is not nearly enough.  However, for the last 11 years, my life has been in Chicago (another fabulous city) and time marches on at a rather fast pace.  I am in NYC for 2 weeks (yay!) and I have wasted no

NYC Weekend: Badass Bagels, Succulent Sushi, Big Girl Brunch

Each time I return home to NYC for a visit, I feel giddy.  As soon as my flight touches down at LaGuardia Airport, I exhale deeper.  My smile widens.  My hunger grows.  I become hungry for certain foods and rituals which NYC does better than other cities, including my current home of Chicago.  From bagels to brunch. From the Upper