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Just An Hour

Just An Hour

| April 7, 2008 | 3 Comments

What do you do when you suddenly find yourself with a free hour or so? An hour without your toddler because your neighbor has graciously said he could play at her house. An hour with just your sleeping infant . . .

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Review: Panino Sportivo

Review: Panino Sportivo

| December 8, 2006 | 0 Comments

Before going to New York the other day, I looked for new and upcoming eateries in the Columbia-Barnard area. One that caught my eye was Panino Sportivo, which is located beneath Barnard College’s Plimpton Residence Hall in an area that once held rundown and rarely frequented ethnic eateries. For starters, just seeing people at this […]

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Container Junkie

Container Junkie

| November 13, 2006 | 0 Comments

Ok. So yes. I am a native New Yorker (however living outside of New York, but still close by). And yes, I had never been to The Container Store . . . until today. Oh. My. God. I am such a container junkie (and no, I actually didn’t buy anything due to an unreasonably long […]

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Review: Mexicali Rose, Newtown

Review: Mexicali Rose, Newtown

| July 20, 2006 | 7 Comments

Mexicali Rose in Newtown doesn’t look like much from the outside – just another storefront eatery with a clever sign. Located on Route 25, you can’t let the location fool you though. This isn’t just some hole in the wall. When you walk in, you are met with a cute assortment of vintage tables and […]

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Remembering My Old Haunts Around Barnard

Remembering My Old Haunts Around Barnard

| November 17, 2005 | 0 Comments

I get reminiscent every so often about all the good food I ate while studying at Barnard College in New York. My friends really opened my eyes to some great ethnic foods that I might not have sampled otherwise. There was Zula, the Ethiopian restaurant that has since closed, where my friends and I would […]

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