I am sorry to say that I took zero pictures because, well, then I would have looked like a
tourist. I also skipped the surgical mask because, well, then I would have looked like a goob. I actually saw ONE mask the whole weekend, but you would think from the nightly news that everyone was running around New York wearing oxygen tanks and space suits because
of the dreaded killer swine flu. Okay, full disclosure--I was a tiny bit obsessive with
Here are some highlights:
ABC Carpet and Home--truly the most blissful place on earth.
Music at Bemelman's Bar at the Carlyle Hotel--
wonderful jazz and we were surrounded by Ludwig Van Bemelman's stunning murals.
A gigantic pastrami and corned beef on rye at the Carnegie Deli.
Frozen Hot Chocolate at Serendipity (thank you Miss J for the rec)--we also ordered a piece of carrot cake so we could have something healthy.
Plus, we had drinks with friends and watched the Derby at their fabulous Park Avenue apartment and had dinner at a groovy little Spanish place in Gramercy Park. Such a wonderful weekend! And then look at what I got to come home to . . .
Have a great week--sf