Category Archives: East Village

Anthology Film Archives Highlights East Village Foraycations

With the large AMC Empire 25 movie theater multi-plex so near where we live, it can be easy for Therese and I to settle for whatever the latest movies are that are showing there.  But there are so many movie … Continue reading

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VSpot Welcomes Miyoko Schinner Vegan Cheese Event and Book-Signing

Only three days after the big blizzard of 2016, Therese and I were thrilled to attend a very special event at the VSpot East Village vegan restaurant.  For that evening, they welcomed artisanal vegan cheese producer and all-around vegan champion … Continue reading

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Van Leeuwen Survived the Blast

If you have been connected to New York City news over the last week or so, I’m sure you heard about the terrible gas explosion which resulted in the collapse and destruction of 3 buildings in the East Village.  Wow! … Continue reading

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Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream: Revisiting Dairy Free Flavors

It is always gratifying when I stop in a shop where I haven’t been for a few months, to see that they have more dairy free options than the last time I was there!  That was the experience I had … Continue reading

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Irish Breakfast: pre-Saint Patrick’s Day Brunch at Sláinte

Since Therese’s family is Irish, we thought it would be appropriate to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year.  And since the day before the holiday fell on a Sunday, we thought, wouldn’t it be nice to do a holiday brunch … Continue reading

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