Monthly Archives: July 2011
It was only early evening, but already conversation had taken a turn to the surreal. â€œSo I thought, seriously, can there be any better way to spend a bachelor party than to go to Spain and run with the bulls?!â€
If you are lucky enough to have a friend who has an uncle who has a house in the Hamptons, then there are certainly worse ways to spend an afternoon than floating around his pool on a noodle, and gossiping … Continue reading
Summer in New York brings with it a mass weekend exodus to the beach. Iâ€™m not much of a beach person really, and I enjoy my weekends in the city â€“ markets, visiting the latest ice cream truck, walking in … Continue reading
Just when we though it couldnâ€™t be getting any hotter: 100 degrees. 100 degrees? Thatâ€™s just not reasonable. People are shaving their dogs.
Itâ€™s beyond hot in NYC, and even though this is my 5th summer here, I am still taken aback when I walk out of the air conditioning into the sweaty heat of the city. The damage so far: One sunstroke, … Continue reading
87 degrees and humid out in the city, it seemed like the moment to give the ice cream machine a whirl.
My good friend Kim is marrying her fiancÃ© Justin this weekend, which is great for them of course, only what will fill the gaping hole left in my social life once all the showers, brunches, and lunches are no more?
There are places to go to in New York when you want to pretend that you are in Paris. Jean Claude on Sullivan Street springs instantly to mind, Balthazar of course, and Pastis, which is where I met my friend … Continue reading