• Eats
  • Menchanko-Tei.

    Visited Menchanko-Tei with some friends two weeks ago… their hearty bowls of ramen did not disappoint on a windy and rainy day. I opted for the Chige Miso Menchanko, which is their house special in a spicy miso broth, served in a cast iron bowl. Menchanko-Tei 145 E. 45th Street New York, NY 10017

  • Eats
  • The Farm on Adderley.

    As the doomsday clock continues to tick, Lily and I have been eating out more often. The reason for this is twofold: in a matter of weeks we will have much less time on our hands, and secondly we’ve packed away all our pots and pans as we prepare for a move to a larger […]

  • Audibles
  • Los Straitjackets.

    Last Friday, I got the chance to catch Los Straitjackets – an instrumental surf rock band from Nashville, TN – live for the first time. The band leader, Eddie Angel, is a legend in the rockabilly scene and helped form the band in the late 80’s along with Danny Amis (who is now unfortunately sidelined […]