Nights Out

Rendezvous with the Artist Tug Rice 

Tug Rice Art Show, NYC

Last Wednesday, I was invited to attend a solo art exhibition of watercolor paintings, titled “Watercolors and Greasepaint: Illustrations Inspired by the Theatre” by Tug Rice. Let’s just linger over the fact that I am so special to be invited […]

A Night with KING At Le Poisson Rouge

A Night With KING at Le Poisson Rouge

Last week, I was fortunate enough to win tickets from a music website,  SoulBounce for a performance to see King on the date of their album release at Le Poisson Rouge. I definitely felt like VIP because I was put on the guest list with a plus one. And my friend Karina was my date.
Le Poisson Rouge is one of many known music venues in Greenwich Village. When we arrived the place was

Dinner At Red Bamboo

Red Bamboo NYC

I have promised some of my blogger friends, especially InCahootsWithMuddyBoots, to highlight vegetarian restaurants that I enjoy. Well, I kept that in mind when I recently visited Red Bamboo. Red Bamboo has been a mainstay in Greenwich ever since I […]

Antibalas at Brooklyn Bowl

Anitbalas at Brooklyn Bowl

If you’ve read this blog for any length of time, you know I love music. So when I get the chance to see a band I enjoy for a reasonable price, I’m all in. And on a side-note, I try […]

Yuna at Rough Trade NYC

Yuna Live At Rough Trade NYC

In October, I took my nephew out for his birthday and being the super Aunt (Tati) that I am I got tickets to a concert at a local record store/venue. The venue was Rough Trade and yes it is a […]

AfroPunk Fest NYC

Afropunk Fest NYC 2015

This Summer I was fortunate to experience AfroPunk Fest NYC, I can’t tell you how much I enjoyed the experience. AfroPunk Fest is a festival that began 10 years ago and its purpose was to shine more attention to indie […]

A Quick Stop At Broadway Bites

Pop-up market Broadway Bites

After taking pictures of Manhattanhenge, and failing miserably, Karina and I were hot and hungry. We walked along 34th street towards the park on Broadway, Greely Square Park, and decided to grab a meal at Broadway Bites. Broadway Bites is […]

A Trip to Take 31

Green Tea Ice Cream with Adzuki Beans, Crispy Rice and Honey

Friday was a beautiful day in NYC, well not really because of the weather which was mostly cloudy, but because my niece Ariella asked me to go shopping with her. And she was taking me out to dinner in return. […]

Watching Holiday Windows In NYC

When you are a native New Yorker as opposed to a tourist, there are a lot of things you never try to experience because it seems so trite and “touristy”. The stuff you don’t usually indulge in unless family comes […]

Chromeo DJ Set at Webster Hall

Flashing lights

It was a couple of days before Thanksgiving, when my niece Ariella of Champagne and A Dream, invited me to Chromeo DJ set at the legendary Webster Hall. My niece is a huge Chromeo fan and she found out about […]