Greenmarket – Jackson Heights, Queens

Greenmarket – Jackson Heights, Queens – August 31, 2014 The Jackson Heights Greenmarket (Farmers Market) runs year-round. It is open every Sunday from 8 AM to 3 PM (only open until 2 PM in the winter). I visited today because there is a bounty of fresh produce available, and I like to support local farmers. […]

Craftbar and Beecher’s Handmade Cheese – Flatiron District, Manhattan

Craftbar and Beecher’s Handmade Cheese – Flatiron District, Manhattan – August 30, 2014 My cousins were in town from Toronto, so we arranged to have brunch at Tom Colicchio’s Craftbar restaurant. The food was excellent, and my cousins and husband even included their food in the photos (see below). I chose the baked veal ricotta […]

Cannelle Patisserie – East Elmhurst, Queens

Cannelle Patisserie – East Elmhurst, Queens – August 26, 2014 Never would you expect to find a world class French patisserie owned and run by a Parisian pastry chef in a Waldbaums shopping plaza in East Elmhurst, Queens. Well, fortunately, that is what you will find if you go to Cannelle Patisserie. I adore true […]

On Tap at Whole Foods Market – Time Warner Center, Manhattan

On Tap at Whole Food Market – Time Warner Center, Manhattan – Monday, August 25, 2014 Today, after a morning appointment near the Time Warner Center in Manhattan, I stopped in to On Tap at Whole Foods Market. It is a pub type restaurant in the back corner of the store. This was my third […]

Just Made 4 U – Jackson Heights, Queens

Just Made 4 U – Jackson Heights, Queens – Thursday, August 21, 2014 This afternoon I stopped into Just Made 4 U in Jackson Heights, Queens for a snack. I have eaten in this restaurant once before,  and I have ordered food to my home twice. They serve natural, freshly made salads, wraps, smoothies, juices, […]

Fairway Market – Chelsea, Manhattan

Fairway Market – Chelsea, Manhattan – Sunday, August 17, 2014 Today, I went to Fairway Market in Chelsea. This is the newest Fairway Market, and it is small compared to the other Fairway Markets in the Tri-State area. This was my second time shopping there. I go there for their incredible specialty food selection, and […]

Radegast Hall and Biergarten, Mast Brother’s Chocolate shop, and Oddfellows Ice Cream – Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Radegast Hall and Biergarten, Mast Brother’s Chocolate shop, and Oddfellows Ice Cream – Williamsburg, Brooklyn – Saturday, August 16, 2014 Today, I visited three food venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn:  Radegast Hall and Biergarten, Mast Brother’s Chocolate shop, and  Oddfellows Ice Cream. All three places are within two blocks of each other. I was using my […]