Food & Drink

Food & Drink, Travel

Angry Orchard, Walden, NY

Matt and I had been wanting to take a trip this fall, but we were having trouble figuring out where to go. Initially, we were thinking of heading up to Hudson, NY but we weren’t finding Airbnbs that were both affordable and (I say this knowing how basic I sound) asthetically pleasing. We were about to give up when Matt suddenly mentioned we check out Saratoga Springs. I – having been a huge horse-freak for most of my life –…

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My Favorite Cinnamon Muffins

For as long as I can remember, I have never been particularly gifted in the kitchen. I hated learning to cook in middle school and high school, and relied on the dining hall all through college. Somehow, I have made it almost three years post-grad without fully learning how to cook anything much more complicated than a box of pasta or a vegetable stir fry. Since moving to our new apartment, though, Matt and I have been trying to become…

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A Smorgasbord at Smorgasburg

Spring is (almost) here! And with the warm(ish) weather comes the opportunity to emerge from my winter-long hibernation on my couch and take advantage of all the fun outside activities the city has to offer. One of my favorite places to frequent in said warm weather is Smorgasburg – an open-air food market that pops up in Williamsburg on Saturdays and Prospect Park on Sundays. So, with empty stomachs and high expectations, Matt and I made our way to Brooklyn…

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10 Must-Try Restaurants in the NYC Area

I love food. I love food that is good for you, I love food that is bad for you but tastes good for you. I even love food that is bad for you and makes you feel bad afterwards. I love eating until I’m painfully full and can’t walk and all I can do is complain about how full I am. And I especially love carbs. Carbs are just the best. Now, I am by no means a New York City…