Monthly Archives: September 2012

Ssssh! Secret dining in New York City

Before I left London, I was starting to discover the underground supper club scene. This is where you show up to a random apartment to take part in a dinner party thrown by some up-and-coming chef – all while chatting with … Continue reading

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You too could live in a shoebox!

So it turns out that I’ll be staying in Hell’s Kitchen for a little bit longer. I had begun looking for somewhere else to stay, but due to a potential replacement being mega-flaky, I get to keep this room for … Continue reading

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Lindsay Lohan and the Laundry

OK, so I’m only sharing this because I think it’s illustrative of how randomly New York works. One minute you’re washing your backlog of shirts and scrundies, the next Lindsay Lohan’s stylist is snipping your hair. You’re really going to have to bear … Continue reading

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From 7/7 to 9/11

Since today was 9/11, I wanted to share a few thoughts on the iconic Twin Towers and their place in the psyche of the city. I can’t claim to be able to say an awful lot, but I do have some grounds … Continue reading

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The Million Dollar View

Living in Manhattan, there are great views all around. From my apartment window, I can see all the way to One World Trade Center. On my way to work I catch a glimpse of the Chrysler building, peeking at me between … Continue reading

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The very definition of arbitrary

Near City Hall. I’ve no doubt this is well-intentioned, but seriously? What’s next? Malaria Lane? Diabetes Avenue?

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