Definitely not Bill Cosby’s version with flavor combos like banana cream dream (banana pudding, graham cracker crumbs, banana cake and whipped cream) or caramel macchiato (coffee and chocolate puddings, fudge, brownie pieces and caramel sauce). They have frozen pudding pops, cookies, cakes and a DIY topping list too. They’re open on weekends ’til 2am, but if you can’t make it to the East Village, you can try Clio Goodman’s creamy recipes at home with the Puddin’ recipe book.
Paper Presentation has long been my favorite source for cards, albums, fancy pens, calendars, printed invites and totally random everything. The “stuff” in this Chelsea staple is consistently well-chosen so you’ll easily find more than you gleam from little old me.
Smaller than business cards and printed with soy-based ink on repurposed paper, these tiny palm-sized notes are the perfect way to say something sweet or nasty. Spotted at Chelsea’s A.I. Friedman, they’re like the notes we passed around in grade school, but way more adorable.
These retro-campy mugs make a great gift idea for the girls and girly-guys in your life, $10, C.Wonder. And they have tables full of inexpensive gifts for your list imported directly from China’s best/worst factories.