travel – NYC’s Lower East Side (my birthday)

Now that it’s October, it has me planning my upcoming 30th birthday this December (Thailand here we come!). It also has me reminiscing my last birthday which we did a little stay-cation in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. So, please forgive me for this late post, but here’s our “travel” post in the LES…

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restaurant – Wicked Willy’s Brunch

Brunch lives within New Yorker’s veins. We unfortunately have to wait every weekend to partake in it. Whether you’re a Saturday or Sunday bruncher, it doesn’t matter – it is still in your blood. New Yorkers = brunchers. Wicked Willy’s is an adorable restaurant located in the lower east side of Manhattan. The street is…

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restaurant – Marseille in Hell’s Kitchen

Lovely, old-school brunch places are hard to find, especially in Hell’s Kitchen. We were lucky enough to find one of the few remaining establishments in the area. Majority of the clientele appeared to be pre-theatre ready, but that didn’t deter us from stopping by for some authentic French cuisine. French Onion Soup is my absolute…

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restaurant – Rosa Mexicano (mother’s day)

Rosa Mexicano serves contemporary Mexican food in an elevated and sophisticated atmosphere. Basically meaning that it’s probably too boojie for myself or Stephen to have gone to before. Luckily for us, his family was in the city already on Mother’s Day. Rosa Mexicano has 4 locations in NYC – Union Square, First Ave, Tribeca, and…

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