Restaurant Week: Cafe Boulud and Centro Vinoteca -2011-
First time enjoying Restaurant week with Cha cha and Karen even though it was still freezing outside braved through it to enjoy some good food at Cafe Boulud and Centro vinoteca
Ready to Brave the Freezing Weather!
Starved with all the Walking time for some Lunch!
20 E 76th St
(between 5th Ave & Madison Ave)
New York, NY 10021
Neighborhood: Upper East Side
Baby Spinach with Poached Pears and Crispy Lardons
Freshly made Madeleines and Hot Coffee for Dessert
Me and Cha Cha
All full! Time for a Break to walk around to digest the food 😀
walked around for a few hours to sight see and to find the next restaurant that we’ll be eating in Next!
74 7th Ave S
(between Commerce St & Bleecker St)
New York, NY 10014
Neighborhood: West Village
some Warm Baguette w/ Balsamic Vinegar and Olive Oil
Parmesan Cheese Risotto Ball with Marinara Sauce Yummy
for the Salad
Dandelion Greens with Sliced Apples, Shaved Parmesan and Toasted Walnuts
Grilled Porkchop with Sauteed Spinach
Seared Sea Bass with Sauteed Greens and Puree of Asparagus
and for Dessert:
Cannoli Siciliani with Toasted Pistachios
All right that’s all for Our Day of Food Extravaganza around New York’s Great restaurants. when staying in NY Restaurant Week is a Must do! Loved everything.Hope everyone Got some useful Information about these restaurants. 🙂 will try this again!
Another hectic week come and gone its the last week of october, The temperature just dropped just sitting in the house and watched some Movies and Read a book. perfect peaceful alone time. seriously not one of those NewYork Adventure friendly weather. so excited for Nov 1 thinking of trick or treating with my housemates I know we’re a bit too old for the Tradition but that’s not gonna stop us.
well the day was just starting but it was really dark I looked in the weather report checking if its going to rain. nope it only said cloudy then that’s when it happened, A tiny ball of white fluff came falling from the sky. SNOW! I was excited because it was my first time to actually see snow 😀 …. it stopped for a few minutes, disappointedly walked back to my room. good thing my bed was beside the window and it started to snow again but now the wind picked up stronger and stronger and the amount of white fluff falling down increased almost covering the whole window, SNOW STORM!. Scary 😐
I tried to open the window slowly, just a littlecrack dropped theroom’s temperature so fast. it was really cold couldn’t bare it so I slowly closed the window. we just stayed in the house for the whole day didn’t take the risk and turn into a popsicles outside. the storm lasted till night and we slept .
next morning it was considerably brighter than yesterday, the snow stopped and when I looked outside everything was white. sooo Beautiful O_O rushed outside with my housemates to play in the snow. weeee!!!!!
Jump Shot Opportunity
A Pure White Heart of Snow
Karen Now that’s a Smart thing to wear when its -4 outside
Never Ever let your Guard down when playing with snow
The Snow was really nice to play with it was like 3-4 inches of snow covered the lawn. sooooo Fun. making Snow Angels are harder than it looks and Tip for all of you never ever Try to taste snow or go out just wearing pajamas not a good idea. Later we found out that it was really rare to have snow storms on October.