More NY Views ‘n’ Food

Here are a few more picture post cards from NY. I am feeling like a bit of a humongous show off posting all these pics – but, rest assured, when I return to England on Sat, I will be destitute and 20 stone. So it’s not all a bed of roses. Okay. So, have moved … Continue reading

Postcard from NY

Another picture postcard. In this kinda order… “Winter Storm Nemo” (he swam off without any fuss and left a dumping of pretty snow that soaked into my “Winter” boots and left me nursing trench foot.) More breakfasts – cos breakfast is the new dinner when you have permanent jet lag. The Gray Dog in Chelsea … Continue reading

Winter Storm Nemo Breakfast

Friend of a Farmer, Flatiron District Winter Storm Nemo: it’s all the newsreaders on New York news are talking about right now. In fact, they have their own special Nemo news channel. Nemo is a snow blizzard “that could potentially” be bad. Or as the guy in Boston with his yard stick, but still no … Continue reading

Jet lag, burgers and lobster rolls

Man, jet lag should not be underestimated. After yesterday’s Bubby’s brunch, J and I walked down to Wall Street and Ground Zero, walked to the water and looked around Pier 17 (who knew, a tacky seaside pier in NY!) and then walked all the way back to the hotel in the Flatiron District in the … Continue reading

Hi, NY

Bubby’s, Soho, Manhattan Hello from New York! I’m here on a ten-day jaunt with J. And hello, Bubby’s, one of the best places to get brunch in NY, IMHO. Mmmmmm. Just what the jet lag ordered: a bracing walk from our hotel in the Flatiron District down to Soho (it’s bright and sunny but face-shreddingly … Continue reading