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NYC Guide: Thai Ice Cream Rolls at 10 Below

Exciting news: I’ve definitely found my new favorite ice cream place in New York City. 10 Below makes Thai ice cream rolls, which is this really cool process where they pour the starter and the mix-ins onto a cold slab, and then mix, mix, mix while it freezes and changes … Read more ››

NYC Guide: Maman Soho

The other weekend I grabbed brunch with a friend at Maman in Soho and was reminded how much I love that place. Picture if Anthropologie opened up a coffee shop, and you can get a sense of the Maman aesthetic. I wrote about their Tribeca location when I attended a … Read more ››

Upcoming Events: Things to do in NYC in Fall

Hi guys! How was everyone’s weekend? I had brunch with a friend at Maman in Soho, and saw The Light Between Oceans last night with my sister…it was really good but I thought the book (as usual) was better! Ok, so I know summer’s not over and I plan to enjoy … Read more ››

Photo Essays: Early Morning in Central Park

Yesterday was weird – I woke up at 5AM and couldn’t get back to sleep, so I decided to take advantage of this strange occurrence and do something I’ve been wanting to do ever since I got into photography (so, for years) – an early morning photo session at Central Park. … Read more ››

Everything’s Coming Up Rosé: Society Social Turns Five!

I’m so proud of my friend Roxy of Society Social – SS turned five yesterday! How impressive is she? Not only is Roxy a talented furniture designer, stylist, photographer, and businessperson, she’s also an all around sweet person and incredibly gracious host who throws the best parties. Case in point: last night’s … Read more ››

Five Great Spots for Brunch in NYC

Brunch. It may be basic, but it’s one of my favorite parts of the weekend. I love trying out new spots and going back to old favorites – there are so many great places for brunch in NYC that I feel I’ve barely scratched the surface (despite living here for … Read more ››

NYC Guide: The Laundress

Today I’m excited to take you inside The Laundress flagship in Soho, and give you a peek into a brand that’s taking that most dull and dreadful of chores – the laundry – and putting a stylish spin on it. The Laundress is the creation of Gwen Whiting and Lindsey Boyd, both … Read more ››

Saturday on The High Line

On Saturday my friend Elana and I had a super fun day catching up over brunch and lots of walking (in 90 degree heat – the sweating is real). We had brunch at Untitled at the Whitney, which was great – the strawberry basil soda was refreshing and the staff … Read more ››

Photo Essays: Bethesda Terrace

Bethesda Terrace is one of my favorite parts of Central Park. I find the history and design of the Park to be fascinating, so for anyone who shares my fascination: Bethesda Terrace is the Park’s only formal architectural feature. Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, the Park’s designers, envisioned “a sweeping … Read more ››

NYC Guide: Riverside Park

Riverside Park is my favorite place to go when I feel like wandering around a big park, but I’m not in the mood for the crowds and the vastness of Central Park. Riverside Park runs from 72nd St. to 158th St., and has a unique long, “narrow” layout (I put narrow … Read more ››