Halal Cart

Halal: the term is most commonly used in the narrower context of just Muslim dietary laws, especially where meat and poultry are concerned, though it can be used for the more general meaning, as well. This dichotomy of usage is similar to the Hebrew term “kosher” There’s a road side Read more…

Trapeeeeeeeeeeeeze

One of the most memorable moments in New York would have to be the trapeze class at Trapeze School of New York (other branches at Baltimore and Boston). For $47~57, you learn to trapeze (just like in the circus) on the roof of Pier 40, on the west side of Read more…

NY2007 – Part 3: A rice pudding fad

Rice to Riches 37 Spring Street between Mott and Mulberry St, (212) 274-0008     The moment you step inside, you feel like you’re in an Apple store — modern, bright and simple.  You’ll also notice colorful bowls and ‘spoons’ that get filled up with rice pudding…made of hard plastic Read more…

NY2007 – Part 2

Good thing Mike scheduled a few nap break times back in the apartment to recuperate! FYI: Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for the Wii is coming out October 29th!!!! I can seriously sleep anywhere…. ~ ~ ~ Late night snack at White Castle [website] This was my first time Read more…

NY2007 – Part 1

Destination: New York/New Jersey Duration: 4 days Travel buddies: Mike, Tessa, Alex & Gary ~ ~ ~ Lunch at the famous Peter Luger’s — aka gangsta operated restaurant. Give yer respect to the main man. Booyakasha! Unfortunately the excitement fizzled off when we found out their main chef had some Read more…