One of the prettiest tea shops in the city is Bellocq. It’s close enough for me to walk to on a nice day but in the midst of a polar vortex as we are now, I’m more than happy to use mass transit instead. The shop is located on a quiet, industrial street and the… Continue Reading

La Churreria

After a belated birthday dinner with dessert, a friend and I ended up having a second helping of sweets at La Churreria. We were in the general area and for a Friday night, it wasn’t crowded at all; perhaps we were a bit earlier than the drinking crowd and there was only one other occupied… Continue Reading

A Clean Slate

After a nearly six-month hiatus, I’m finally dipping my toes back into the world of blogging. Life has begun to slow down enough this past week that I could finally turn my attention on the blog; the last few months have been brutal and busy, not necessarily in a bad way but just enough to… Continue Reading