making bread with orwashers bakery!

 

we are so excited to share a video with you guys today from when our family got to visit the main orwasher bakery in the bronx to learn how they make their unbelievable bread that you have all heard me rave about many times before.

josh and i met keith cohen, the owner and head baker at orwashers bakery, last year by sheer coincidence when we saw a live viewing of saturday night live....

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seated ballerina.

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eleanor and samson have been killing it at tennis camp in the mornings this past week (feeling so proud of them!) and it’s been extra sweet getting to have our mornings with just conrad. we try our best to really make time to do things throughout the year with each of our kids individually or one on one, but having a full week of mornings with just conrad has been wonderful....

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favorite pizza in midtown!

josh and i had a meeting in midtown last week and so we met our babysitter at bryant park so the kids could ride the carousel and play with her there while we were away before meeting back up afterwards for some of our favorite pizza together at lunchtime!

for a minute there, it felt like the olden days when i’d load up eleanor and samson before conrad was born and head to bryant park to meet josh for lunch back in his banking days!...

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nyc guide: the kellogg’s cafe

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over christmas break, our family took an early morning trip to kellogg’s nyc in times square to have a crazy breakfast of cereal with anything you can imagine on top.  or in other words, the kind of breakfast my kids (and me, let’s be frank) dream about. eleanor and samson were so confused as we were ordering and kept asking, “wait, i can have chocolate chips IN my cereal?!” lol....

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taza’s new york city guide: the 5 best pizzas in the city!

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since we love pizza so much and it’s a big part of why we love new york so much, we wanted to list out a few of our favorite places in an attempt to be helpful to any of you who are also pizza lovers. of course there are a ton of places that are just as delicious that aren’t on this map, but these are some of our current favorites if you’re interested!...

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taza’s new york city guide: tips and tricks for your time in the city!

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in addition to my new york city neighborhood guides, i thought it might be nice to put together a little post on how to get the most out of your time visiting new york city, since there are quite a few tricks and tips we’ve discovered over the years of living here.  of course there is so much to take advantage of in this city, and it truly changes every week, that this is just a starting off point, and focuses more on manhattan where we live.   ...

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what not to miss in NYC this christmas!

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i used to always tell people the best time to visit new york city was in the fall. maybe early october, when the leaves are at their peak colors and the humidity has finally left us be and the crisp feel of autumn is in full effect. i still love autumn in the city a lot, but i’m starting to feel that being here around the holidays cannot be topped....

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taza’s new york city guide: chelsea

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i’m excited to share a new NYC guide and video with you today covering an afternoon spent in chelsea. josh and i have always loved heading down to chelsea on little dates over the years (i recall one of our very best dates taking place at cafeteria down in chelsea during our first year of marriage....

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taza’s new york city guide: all about transportation

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hello! i’ve been having so much fun compiling some of our family’s favorite things to do in different neighborhoods around the city, but i wanted to do a quick post on transportation before continuing on with the city guides. navigating nyc transportation seems to be a big question i get a lot these days, especially for those of you visiting the city with little ones....

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taza’s new york city guide: under the brooklyn bridge

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happy friday, everyone! today i wanted to share a small guide and video we made covering a few of our favorite activities to do together right underneath the brooklyn bridge! that bridge (and the manhattan bridge too, let’s be honest) is so iconic and fun to walk (or bike!!!) across that i tell all of our family and friends who ask for nyc recommendations that it is a must.  ...

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taza’s new york city guide: the village

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happy friday! we have a new nyc guide to share today covering one of our favorite areas, greenwich village and the west village!  if you missed the last few, see my guide to the upper west side HERE and a small guide covering union square to midtown HERE.  a few spots highlighted in this video are some of our favorites, but a few more a listed below....

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