Restaurant Review: Nix

For the fabulous Sarah's birthday, we indulged by going to dinner at the vegetarian restaurant Nix. And even without any meat, it was seriously rich and indulgent! I started out the meal with a surprisingly savory┬ácocktail. I tried the Baja, which is mango, paprika, tequila, and lime. It tasted like a margarita with a nice … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Nix

Adventures in Nicaragua: Isla Ometepe

Back to the Hosh Adventures in Nicaragua! Another added benefit of going off schedule was that our lovely zip line guides recommended that we take a day trip to the Island of Ometepe. Located in Lake Nicaragua, Ometepe was formed by two volcanoes, creating an hour-glass shaped island. With a rich history and beautiful natural … Continue reading Adventures in Nicaragua: Isla Ometepe

Long Island Winery Tour

Although there is plenty to do in New York City during the summer, sometimes you just have to beat the heat and get out of town! Luckily, the Long Island Railroad has guided trips. On the hottest weekend of the summer, my friend Sarah and I packed our day bags and headed for Jamaica Queens. … Continue reading Long Island Winery Tour

Adventures in Nicaragua: Zip Lining!

Before I dive back into the Nicaragua adventures...I do have a quick self promotion. I will be reading this Thursday, August 4th at Local 61 in Brooklyn. The read starts at 6:20 and is part of the Big Words, Etc reading series. I'm not sure if I am going to be reading poetry or prose, … Continue reading Adventures in Nicaragua: Zip Lining!