Tag Archives: Lower East Side

Street Art Update

Haven’t done a street art update in awhile, Ai WeiWei  has become the subject of one street artist whose works is everywhere:Art about artists seems to be a popular theme as this looks to be a painting of Jean Michel Basquiat: … Continue reading

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Gay Doughnuts

Saw this today as I passed the Doughnut Plant, two special flavors for gay Pride Weekend.    As if I needed another reason to by one of their fabulous doughnuts! 

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The Bikes Are Coming

In the last couple of weeks bike stands have sprouted up all over the city.  Sponsored by CitiBank (but operated by NY Bike Share) Citibike is a bike rental system, that is already in place in cities all over the … Continue reading

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2 a.m Walking Home from a Bespoke Cocktail at a Speakeasy on The Lower East Side

Couple of things, first this post is totally an excuse for me to write that headline.  Second this all  familiar urban phenomenon of shoes dangle from power wires often strikes me as kind of poetic and last night after a … Continue reading

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Fish n’ Chips on the Corner, Hurrah!

Over the 7 years we have lived on the Lower East Side change has been the one constant.  We live on what I’d call the edge of the Lower East Side, everything further east from us is pretty much residential, … Continue reading

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Spicy Village

 My friend Kyle who lived in Beijing and speaks Mandarin told me about this place in my neighborhood that I had to go to….I’m always up for an adventure so one night a few of us went over to Spicy … Continue reading

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Pig and Khao

Pig and Khao opens up tomorrow on Clinton street in the old Falai space. When I first saw the name I laughed out loud…Khao is the Thai word for rice, it is pronounced in English like cow…..so right off the … Continue reading

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