Category Archives: New York

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Dining at the Modern: A Review

My, I seem to have a ton of food posts lately. This past weekend, we celebrated C’s birthday with lunch at the Modern. The Modern is another of Danny Meyer’s restaurants, run from inside the Museum of Modern art and adjacent to the Museum’s sculpture garden. I had heard of the Modern from a foodie…


Racines NY

Yesterday, I had dinner after work with a longtime friend at a new spot in Tribeca, Racines. I’m going to miss working in Tribeca – no where else in the city has such a unique mix of restaurants, wine bars and hipster coffee shops like this side of town. Racines describes itself as a the first Parisian…


Tamarind Tribeca

On a slow weekday, I decided to take advantage of being in Tribeca to try out Tamarind. I had walked by the restaurant several times and been intrigued by the beautiful interior and big glass windows- this is definitely a ‘hip’ place to get your Indian fix! During lunch time, Tamarind offers an ‘Executive Lunch‘…


New York Botanical Garden: Orchid Evenings

Last weekend, I went back upstate to the Bronx to visit the New York Botanical Garden for Orchid Evenings. We headed there at the perfect time, as it was still light enough in the conservatory to watch the sun set and take some different shots from when I last went to the Orchid Key West exhibit during mid…