Keep Swimming, D!

I've been taking Dylan to swimming classes for a little over four months now, but I didn't feel like writing here before and, the main reason was because he hated and I hated it. It was a struggle for both of us and I just wanted to deal with it without writing. I always wanted …

Brooklyn Flea Market

Just to break the week with some non-food post, I'll write today about the Brooklyn Flea Market that we went last week. The Brooklyn Flea happens all year in different places. April to Thanksgiving is outdoors; Saturdays in Fort Greene and Sunday, Williamsburg. Between Thanksgiving and March the market moves to an indoor location. We …

$100 Ice Cream?

Really? Since NYC is the land of absurd inventions, especially when it comes to food, the new thing now is a place serving $100 Ice Cream sundae. No, it's not made of gold. Just 16 scoops of homemade ice cream, plus "pretzels, pecans, peanuts, chocolate chip cookie crumbs, chocolate and caramel syrup, rainbow sprinkles, whipped …

Belle Helmets

I don't bike around NYC like many people. But, I do admire the ones that do and I feel a bit jealous. I think cities like Copenhagen and Amsterdam are great, and if I lived there I think I'd totally use a bicycle as my main transportation. In NYC though I'm still scared. There are …

The Subway Spa

This year the Summer is being kinda friendly. When  I say friendly, I mean we are not having way too many hot/humid days in a roll in the city. Because when it gets hot, it gets really hot and very uncomfortable. And the worse part is waiting for the subway at the station. At the …