One of my favourite restaurants in NYC is a midtown gem just off Fifth Ave on 46th St. Vitae serves a seasonal menu of what I would consider a continental European / modern American cuisine. It is an all occasions restaurant; excellent for date nights, great for visiting family and friends. Service is attentive but… Continue reading :: NYC Eats :: Vitae
On Sunday we headed out to the NY Hall of Science in Queens for the festive Gingerbread Lane exhibit. Being on the road bright and earl meant not having to deal with cross town traffic in Manhattan. And guess what? Since we arrived before 11am, entry AND parking were free. The outside of the building were marked by 2 rockets donated… Continue reading :: Weekends :: Hall of Science
We have hit the 2 year mark in the States and settled into a home we own. There are currently no plans to relocate or move anywhere and so I really want to take time to finally enjoy the holiday offerings of New York City. Plus with the sister here while I am on the… Continue reading :: Weekends :: Holiday Season 2014
For our 5th anniversary, I decided on lunch instead of dinner as I didn’t want to stress about the girls’ bedtime. Plus, I love the idea of a weekday lunch at a good restaurant. You get to savour good food at decent prices (lunch menus are always a fraction of dinner prices) while everyone is… Continue reading :: NYC Eats :: ABC Kitchen
Last (last) March, I took a day off and went gallivanting down in East Village with my dear friend who was visiting. I have always wanted to try Momofuku so we headed over for an lunch. Bit of a track on the subway coming from the opposite end of Manhattan (UWS)! Kiasu us were 5th… Continue reading :: NYC Eats :: Momofuku Noodle Bar
Gosh, has it been almost 6 weeks? It’s hard to believe we are already in the final month of 2013 and I’ve been in the States for more than a year! Between moving, C starting a new school, us getting use to a new routine and work. The last 2 months have flown by. We haven’t… Continue reading :: Life :: Where did the time go?
Now that Mr. P has the all clear (it was just an infection causing an abscess that burst 8 hours before it was scheduled to be lanced) and we are 2 days away from our 2 week-er in Asia, I could get back to celebrating the end of our first summer in NYC. According to… Continue reading :: Weekends :: Summer Days