Archive for the ‘Vegging Out’ Category

posted by on Breakfast, Brooklyn, Brunch, Eggs, Vegging Out

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I’m trying to make good on my promise to explore more of Brooklyn, so a few weekends ago, I ventured to Boerum Hill to have brunch with a girlfriend of mine. She’s one of my favorite dining buddies because like me, she’s vegetarian (well, I’m almost vegetarian), she prefers long dinners to bar-hopping and appreciates [...]

posted by on American, Breakfast, Comfort Food, Dessert, Nolita, Vegging Out

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The best part of my neighborhood is the FOOD. If you don’t think restaurants were in the criteria for my apartment hunt, you clearly don’t know me. During day one of moving two weekends ago, my boyfriend and I settled down to brunch…at 5 p.m. That’s what happens when you’re schlepping boxes and bags; you [...]

posted by on Asian, Murray Hill, Protein, Tofu, Vegging Out

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Moving to a new apartment within New York City has got to be one of the most annoying/frustrating/tiring tasks. Packing up a ton of stuff in a teeny apartment is a nightmare, movers are ridiculously expensive and once you’ve settled into your new place, things always inevitably get screwed up, like my cable, which is [...]

posted by on Brooklyn, Fast & Easy, Mexican, Outdoor seating, Tofu, Vegging Out

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I fell in love with the Brooklyn Bridge Park last weekend. See here: OK, it didn’t hurt that it was one of the most beautiful days of the summer. But even without that, what I loved is how quiet, green, clean and family-friendly it is. Kids had more than enough space to run, skip and [...]

posted by on Alphabet City, American, Dinner, Meat, Vegging Out

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A friend of mine suggested Alphabet City spot Northern Food Spy Co. for a much-needed catch-up session last week and I was totally shocked to realize that I had never even heard of it. I consider myself a foodie, so not knowing a good spot is personal blasphemy. You’ll see that the menu is short, [...]

Vegging out: Gobo


posted by on American, Asian, Dinner, Lunch, Tofu, Upper East Side, Vegetarian, Vegging Out, West Village

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I rarely find myself on the Upper East Side, but when my friend and I visited the Met’s bambu exhibit earlier this summer, we needed to find somewhere to eat/kill time before the guided tour started. We settled on Gobo, a vegetarian restaurant with an Asian edge. They’re big on small plates and though I [...]