Posts Categorized: New York

Sprinkles Cupcakes makes its NY debut


Always on the lookout for a sugary cupcake to try, I was thrilled to hear the news that Sprinkles Cupcakes has arrived in New York. Now open on the Upper East Side, the celebrated West Coast brand features cupcake flavors ranging from Salty Caramel to Cinnamon Sugar. Sprinkles is even credited by the Food Network… Read more »

I went to MoMA and…


Have you been to the MoMA lately? I went in early April with my roommate and a friend, and we had such a great time. On the way out the door, we were each handed a MoMA pencil and a blank sheet of paper to record any thoughts (or artistic inspirations) we had during our… Read more »

New York Road Runner


I did it! This weekend, I ran a four-mile race in Central Park to benefit the City Parks Foundation. What an adrenaline rush! As I mentioned Friday, I am a total non-runner so four miles was a huge accomplishment for me. It was such a gorgeous route through the Park — up the East side,… Read more »

My New York Apartment


Leave it to New York magazine to chronicle some of the more famous cinematic projections of a typical New York City apartment. From the family home (The Cosby Show) to the fantasy (Sex and the City), this list covers it all. My favorite has to be Monica and Rachel’s bachelorette pad on Friends. Why can’t… Read more »

My first trip to the Met


Tell me — have you ever been to the opera in New York? Two weekends ago, I had the chance to see Lucia di Lammermoor, an Italian opera being performed at the Met. What a night! The show was so moving and elegant. I especially loved the intense respect for the performers that the audience… Read more »