1. On my walk to
, balloons along Washington Square Park North.
2. Tocca is better known for feminine scents, but I love the 007. They no longer carry it in-store, but you can still find it online. Think soft leather, so masculine.
P.S. Someone asked about tea-scented candles last week…I’ll post on that soon.
3. Buttery sea salt croissant from
. Far from a classic (more like a crescent than a croissant), but delicious in it’s own way.
4. The menu at
is full of dream pairings. Think
on brioche, burrata wrapped in beef carpaccio (pictured), and
5. Shades of yellow at a dinner party.
6. Hot drinks (my favorite part of winter!) at
First, Cross & Bones made from Jamaican rum, mulling spices, brown sugar, and whole milk. Drop the clove-studded lemon peel into the concoction and sip away.
Next, The Modern Toddy.
A glass arrives at the table, empty save for a pair of
. Then the waiter fills it up with a toddy of straight rye and lemon. Stir to melt the gelée, divine!