Tag Archives: NEW YORK

a real blast

early this past week, arriving in new york city to arctic polar temperatures was a blast, and not just of cold winds.  it was a real blast.  my bff, patricia, was having a birthday and i arrived, a bit jet lagged … Continue reading

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you are the light

“Seems like the light at the end of the tunnel may be you.” — Steven Tyler we pass through many tunnels, some longer than others.  we are all on a ‘course’ along the tunnel, and then, when we arrive at the … Continue reading

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CASA LEVER

on 53rd street and park avenue, on the south side of the landmark Lever House building, you will find the entrance.  this entrance takes me back to 2003, and was to be a passage to another entry that is now a luvMUST.  the … Continue reading

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CAUDALIE

i am quite fond of Château Smith Haut Lafitte wines, so when i learned that outside bordeaux, in martillac, france, they had opened a spa, Les Sources de Caudalie, that overlooked the vineyard, i had to visit.  this luvFIND, somehow, was continuosly postponed.  in 1995, bertrand and … Continue reading

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central park

If you truly love Nature, you will find beauty everywhere.  ~Vincent Van Gogh nature dresses the city.  astounding juxtaposition of life in the city.  nature amidst innate nature.  luvFAB new york is filled with beauty.  central park, from my 50th floor, … Continue reading

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ANDREW CARMELLINI

the other night, heading to Harry’s Pizzeria, for a pop up dinner, what triggers a connection between people, came to mind.  is there a cue that sets in motion this exchange?  Michael Schwartz, the proprietor of Michaels Genuine and Harry’s Pizzeria, was welcoming Andrew Carmellini, as chef for … Continue reading

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ROSSANO FERRETTI

my first experience was in new york, at the corner of madison avenue and 57th street, on the 6th floor of the historic fuller building.  finding myself there turned out to be quite fortuitous, a luvFIND, as my appointment was … Continue reading

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DANIEL BOULUD x multiple

in new york, a few weeks ago, with friends, a bit after 10:30 pm, i was enjoying my luvFAB Jacques–Selosse and ordering all the appetizers at Boulud Sud.  in the past weeks, i seem to be fancying multiple venue restaurants in multiple cities, … Continue reading

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if there is

outside, the wind was roaring and Tropical Storm Isaac was upon us.  inside, dressed in the comfort of my home, i was responding to an email from the Roundabout Theatre Company.  i purchased preview tickets to Jake Gyllenhaal’s american stage debut, not knowing much else about … Continue reading

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