Adventures in Greece: Part I

Light acquires a transcendental quality: it is not the light of the Mediterranean alone, it is something more, something unfathomable, something holy. Here the light penetrates directly to the soul, opens the door and windows of the heart, makes on naked, exposed, isolated in a metaphysical bliss which makes everything clear without being known. No … Continue reading Adventures in Greece: Part I

Restaurant Review: Cheeseboat BK

Nestled in the heart of bustling Williamsburg is Cheeseboat, an authentic Georgian (the country, not the state) restaurant, offering some of Brooklyn's cheesiest crab-loaded dishes. The female-lead restaurant is a cozy space with delicious food. We started with the Vegetarian Cuatro Dip,¬†four different dips served with¬†bread. Out of the smoky eggplant spread, beet & herb … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Cheeseboat BK

Adventures in Brooklyn: Greenwood Cemetery + Morbid Anatomy Museum

Did you know that Brooklyn has its own Cherry Blossom season? The historic Greenwood Cemetery has several Cherry Blossom trees that come into full bloom in the spring. Located in South Brooklyn, it is a gorgeous walk on a breezy spring day. It isn't just the trees that are spectacular. The monuments and gravestones are … Continue reading Adventures in Brooklyn: Greenwood Cemetery + Morbid Anatomy Museum

Cherry Blossoms and Culinary Adventures in DC

This past spring, I had the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C. as the Cherry Blossoms were in full bloom on the National Mall. These beautiful trees were a gift to the US from Japan in 1912. When the trees bloom in the spring, it is a spectacular sight to behold. It was a beautiful … Continue reading Cherry Blossoms and Culinary Adventures in DC

Restaurant Review: Momo Sushi Shack

Momo Sushi Shack in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bushwick has long been on my list of new restaurants to try. I was very excited when I finally got a taste! First things first, we ordered the Heritage Pork buns, soft buns stuffed with delicious pork belly. Next up, Gyoza! The picture doesn't do it justice, … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Momo Sushi Shack