THE BEST PART OF SPRING

spring in new york city is always magical, but for some reason this year seems more special than all previous. maybe it’s because i reside in one of the most fairytale-like neighborhoods in brooklyn- carroll…

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NOT DEAD

BLACK TAP i know what you’re thinking; this girl is still alive???!!! or you’re thinking the exact opposite if you follow my instagram. either way, i’m sure you probably thought this blog ceased to exist and/or…

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A BETTER COMMUTE

JEWELRY BY LINA NOEL, MACKAGE LEATHER JACKET, FOREVER21 JUMPSUIT commuting sucks.  it generally involves me being tired, cranky, hungry, and sweaty, considering there is little-to-no ventilation at my F train stop.  and while listening to music…

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PROVING MY POINT

it doesn’t take much to prove my point about chalk point kitchen being one of the best brunch spots in new york city, but i figured i’d make the effort since i absolutely love the place [and the…

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DEFINE “BAGEL”

wood fire ovens?  gourmet flavor combinations? subway tiles? everything i thought i knew about new york city bagels has been challenged, and i’m surprisingly okay with it.   travis and i checked out black seed bagels—the charming, hip soho cafe…

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