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I’m going to keep riding this train that macaroons are the “new cupcakes” in NYC, and I think Payard’s Pastisserie might have some of the best.  I’ve sampled these for the third time recently (for research!), and I truly think … Continue reading

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I’ve been looking for something like this for a long time, and I feel like Pete’s Candy Store is the perfect venue for it.  What could be better than new authors, fresh fiction and interesting cocktails to boot?  Post-baby I … Continue reading

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I feel like there is always some latest food craze in New York (like I’ve recently heard that macaroons are the new cupcakes — not sure I agree, but both Payard Pastisserie and Bouchon Bakery in the Time Warner Center … Continue reading

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So I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about this topic, but never actually committed my thoughts to *paper*.  I’m not talking about a life manifesto or philosophy or anything, but rather the best cup of coffee in Manhattan.   I’ve … Continue reading

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So…. it’s been ages since I personally have had a drink, but the first place I’m going for one this winter is RAINES LAW ROOM.  It’s right out of a page from a Prohibition novel — velvet mismatched furniture, low-level … Continue reading

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