Category Archive: [SPOTTED] New York

Spotted / New York / Brooklyn / EAT

What I thought was a pottery shop in Greenpoint also turned out to be a sweet little restaurant specializing in simple, healthy, and delicious farm-to-table meals. After days of indulgent eating, this was… Continue reading

Spotted / New York / Brooklyn / Kill Devil Hill

I love finding shops like Kill Devil Hill in Greenpoint: part antique and general store, a denim repair shop, and a tailor for custom aprons. So many nifty little goods to peruse and… Continue reading

SPOTTED / NEW YORK / BROOKLYN / ODDFELLOWS ICE CREAM

I was wandering around Williamsburg along Kent Ave. when suddenly I see this large circus monkey with cymbals staring right at me through a window. Instantly I froze and stared right back at… Continue reading

SPOTTED / NEW YORK / BROOKLYN / KINFOLK STUDIOS

This bright and colorful lounge was conveniently located across from where I was staying, serving as a cafe by day and as a restaurant + bar at night. The space plays host to… Continue reading

SPOTTED / NEW YORK / BROOKLYN / BAKERI

Discovered this darling little bakery just a couple of blocks from my hotel. So much charm in such a small space—from the cheerful gals who greet you (in cute blue coveralls) to the… Continue reading

SPOTTED / NEW YORK / BROOKLYN / MOON RIVER CHATTEL

Another favorite spot in Williamsburg filled with so many beautiful things—salvaged, refurbished, whimsy, crafty, nifty and new. I stop in each time I’m in town and always find a few goodies for my home.… Continue reading

Spotted / New York / Montauk / La Brisa

Staying in Montauk really got me craving fish tacos, so I was so happy to have stumbled on this spot. Located at the heart of the plaza, La Brisa offers just that plus… Continue reading

Spotted / New York / Montauk / The Surf Lodge

For this east coast vacation, I needed a laid back spot for a bit of R&R and The Surf Lodge provided just that. I must admit I stayed for the early part of… Continue reading

Spotted / Brooklyn / Brooklyn Art Library

Discovered this amazingly cool art library as I was wandering the streets of Williamsburg. It carries a small selection of art supplies, books, and vintage knick knacks, but what’s most impressive is that… Continue reading