Last week we wrote about the literary/foodie awesomeness of the first annual Food Book Fair, coming to the brand-new Wythe Hotel May 4-6. Boldface panelists include April Bloomfield, Harold McGee, Colman Andrews and Ed Behr, and we’ve got three pairs of tickets to give away–2 each for Friday and Saturday’s panels/signings (night events not included) and 2 to the fantastic Foodieodicals party. UPDATE: We have winners! Check your facebook inbox to see if you won!
Nordic design, food and ways of living a cozier life have taken hold in a big way in recent years, whether you’re talking Marimekko for Target, the concept of hygge, or the Konditori on every corner in Brooklyn. Swedes, Danes and Norwegians, and their food and culture though, have all been part of the fabric of […]
This weekend more than 300 Greenpoint-based artists invited the public to Greenpoint Open Studios, to see works in photography, paintings, design, sculptures and video. Visitors had the rare opportunity to engage with the artists, see them at work, and mingle with other art fans. We spent some time strolling through studios over the weekend; here […]
Paycheck to paycheck, hand to mouth, month to month. All of these phrases evoke an uncertain living, but “month to month” elicits a special kind of anxiety for renters. Living month to month suggests you have no lease, no official document to protect you from the threat of eviction or a rent hike you can’t […]