Category Archives: Side Thoughts

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Sweets for sweetie

I can’t believe it’s already February.  Where did January go?  I guess my only solace rest in the fact that spring is right around the corner (despite that pesky little…

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Happy Healthy Thanksgivukkah!

I don’t know how it happened, but apparently, the holiday season is upon us again!  This is truly a magical time of the year, as the City decorates itself with…

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Noodle Lunch as a Juror

So, I’ve lived in many states.  New York is the only one that caught up to me.  I finally fulfilled my civic duty of serving jury duty. It wasn’t that…

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Asian Noodles

Okay, so I eat lunch at my desk way too often.  I try to get away and grab some yummy food truck grubs, but that doesn’t always happen.  A couple…

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King Kava–a drink fit for NYers

So, recently, I discovered a drink that’s home grown right here in NYC.  And it’s really the perfect drink for New Yorkers.  It’s made with all natural organic ingredients –…

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BLT Prime Loyalty Appreciation Cooking Class

Recently, I went to a lunch.  As soon as I walked in, I was greeted by the event hostess.  The host also stopped by to introduce himself.  He showed us…

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Cooking classes for your sweet tooth

So, you got a sweet tooth and would love to have those sweet goodies available whenever you want?  Well, you’re in luck if you’re in NYC.  Yummy sweet goodness can…

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Taste for Life Benefit Dinner

Recently, I was honored to be invited to the Taste for Life Benefit Dinner for Brain Tumor Foundation.  Did you know:  Brain tumor is the #1 cancer killer of children…

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Cooking Classes Around the City

Now, I’m all for eating out.  But it’s extremely disappointing when the food doesn’t match my expectations.  I recently had this exact experience.  I visited a highly recommended Thai restaurant…

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Release Your Inner Cupcake Baker at Butter Lane

Okay.  I eat out a lot.  That translates to I don’t cook a lot.  I bake even less.  In my year and a half in this apartment, I have never…