Monthly Archives: September 2010

Bagel Wars

When you’re from Long Island, bagels are serious business. You don’t buy bagels from the grocery store in a packaged plastic bag and you certainly don’t buy bagels from the freezer aisle. Bagels are like currency on Long Island and … Continue reading

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Upright Citizen’s Brigade: The Story of My Life (Literally)

After Zengo on Saturday night, Tina and I met up with our friend Jeff to see the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Touring Company. We sat in our seats, chatted about the past week and waited for the show to begin. All … Continue reading

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Zengo

Last night my roommate Tina and I rewarded a day of working indoors with dinner and drinks at Zengo. Zengo’s menu offers a fusion of Latin and Asian dishes served mostly tapas-style, and the two-level restaurant has a fun and … Continue reading

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Absolut Creamsicle

I fall into childhood memories every time I sip this Chef Geoff’s specialty, so I made it a point to take my camera with me to happy hour today! The Absolut Creamsicle is a delicious combination of Absolut Vanilla, simple … Continue reading

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Scallops with Corn and Nectarine-Tomato Salsa Fresca

As you may (or may not) have noticed, I make seafood for dinner on Wednesday nights. I cook for myself on Wednesday’s and since my roommates aren’t really into seafood, I like to try a different fish or shellfish every … Continue reading

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Gleeking Out

At 8p.m. this evening my fall TV season will be complete. You see, I very rarely venture outside of Bravo network programming (except for “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.” OK, and “Teen Mom”) but tonight … Continue reading

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American Pie Company

With the weather getting a bit cooler I have one fruit on my mind; apples. With apples comes pie and the best apple pie I’ve ever had can be found at a little pie shop/restaurant in Sherman, Connecticut. A visit … Continue reading

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