October’s Cronut & DIY Recipe

october cronutOne year in and hundreds of imitations later, Dominique Ansel finally revealed the recipe behind his cash cow. While you won’t find the recipe for this month’s pumpkin chai cronut, brave bakers can try their luck. For the rest of us slackers, it’s still a 6am wake-up call for that long line up.

Last Day To Celebrate Blondie’s 40th Anniversary

BlondieThe storefront gallery at the Chelsea Hotel hosts a free exhibit celebrating 40 years of Debbie Harry and Blondie.


Wes Hempel’s New Chelsea Gallery Show

Wes Hempel - Buying the Evidence

The American artist juxtaposes muscle studs against neoclassical settings at George Billis Gallery in Chelsea, September 30-October 25.

Wes Hempel - American Education

New York Film Festival On Now – Sept 26-Oct 12

2014_nyff_posterThis year’s NYFF poster was designed by the artist Laurie Simmons, also known as Lena Dunham’s (of HBO’s Girls) mother, who stages photos and films with puppets, paper dolls and dummies, to name a few.


New Conor Harrington Mural On Suffolk Street


Check out more of the Irish artist’s work and a new pop-up exhibit at Lazarides Gallery at 268 Mulberry Street.

And now, some Beyoncé & Jay-Z

It’s National Coffee Day So Check Out “Two Hands”

The WiFi isn’t free, but the Aussie expat haven, Two Hands, brings a taste of Melbourne’s famous flat white lattes to the fray at this Little Italy gem. While there’s no shortage of Australian hotspots in NYC, the $5 Outback cup and Tim Tam cookies will make you a quick fan of coffee house style down under. Tasty bites and the breezy space doesn’t hurt either.