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Summer draws to a close and our friends Ingyin and Yosi prepare to return to Abu Dhabi and to the new term at NYU Abu Dhabiâ€™s Physics Department. Not quite yet, but too soon. So we planned a fancy dinner … Continue reading
Itâ€™s become an absolute Thanksgiving tradition that the night before the parade Jon and I head to the Natural History Museum to see the giant balloons tethered down under nets, ready and waiting to fly.
Our lives and the lives of our friends are currently divided into the Haves and Have Nots: people who paid the extra for HBO, and people who rely on the goodness and charity of those people to invite them over … Continue reading
Making cheese sounds like the kind of cooking project other people do. I live a few blocks away from Murrayâ€™s cheese. Why would I make my own? But ricotta is a different beast.
â€œHeâ€™ll be late,â€ said the girl to her friend as they teetered down the Bowery in front of us on Saturday night. â€œHe always is.Â I mean, seriously, how many $1000 dollar watches has this guy lost?â€
It has been said that all you need for a really great picnic is a baguette, a ripe brie, a bunch of grapes and a bottle of wine. But why would you want to stop there?
Partly it started because my sister Sarah and her boyfriend Matt came to stay with us in New York from London. Sarah is a wine buyer, so we left that bit up to her, while Jon went zooming off to … Continue reading
There can be few occasions sexier than a cocktail party; little black dresses, sparkly earrings, high heels safe in the knowledge that not a lot of walking will be required, too much champagne â€¦