Butter, NYC

Recently, I had happy hour at Butter in NYC. Upon visiting, I’m not entirely sure why it’s called Butter, but I know that butter is delicious, and it’s right by my new office, so that was logic enough for me! Butter is the brain child/restaurant of Alex Guarnaschelli, who is pretty much famous because Food […]


Mainly I just love the name of this place. Also, the food was amazing. If you read my earlier post, then you know I have a new job, and although I’ve been living in NYC for two years, I wasn’t actually working in NYC until I got this new job. And even though I am very excited […]

Blue Smoke, NYC

Since BBQ is not often enough treated as the gender-neutral experience that it deserves to be, one of my girlfriends and I decided to have a dainty little (HA!) dinner at Blue Smoke before heading to our friend’s birthday party the other night. Blue Smoke totes itself as “a barbecue restaurant rooted in the culinary […]

Happy Fourth of July!

Wanted to take a moment to wish everyone a Happy Fourth! I’m bubbling up a post I originally shared on Memorial Day, in case people have burger-making plans on their agendas today and want some delicious and easy tips! Hope your holiday is fun/relaxing/friend + family-filled/whatever you hope for it to be. Xo Charlene