Mexico City Guide

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Welcome to my first city guide, the capital of my parents’ homeland: Mexico City! After food, my next passion is travel. One of my favorite things to do is research where to eat in foreign cities. I spend hours scouring travel blogs and reviews because my sole motivation is to avoid a crap meal. Nothing […]

Chalait, January 2018

Posted Posted in Breakfast, Brunch, Delivery, Dinner, Hudson Square, Lunch, Quick Bite, Sit Down Meal, To Go, Weekday Breakfast

I’ve been a green tea lover for 4 years. Very specific. When I got hired as a breast cancer dietitian at Montefiore in the Bronx, I purchased every research-based book related to food and cancer. I believe in the power of food to heal the body, so I scoured books and articles looking for foods […]

Ancolie, December 2017

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One night, a jar of salad showed up on my dinner table courtesy of my Francophile husband. “What’s Ancolie?” I asked. “It’s a new French cafe on West 8th Street.” French cafe with jarred salads? Curiosity (and hunger) piqued, I shook the jar containing fresh vegetables and lentils with a light goat cheese. From the […]