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Monday, November 22, 2010

Nobody Walks In LA

... but they do in NY! I walked around the city for about three hours on Saturday before ending up at Bryant Park. It was there that it dawned on me that the holidays are upon us, and then I remembered how magical the season will be here. I had a thick, cozying Italian hot chocolate at the Max Brenner pop up store, and resumed my trek. On my way homeward bound, I got two new reads, Michel Houellebecq's The Possibility of an Island, which I started on the subway right away, and Milan Kundera's Book of Laughter and Forgetting.

The walking continued on Sunday as Joya Eme and I strolled 30 + blocks of Central Park, observing the fall foliage before it leaves us! After I scoured every perfumerie in the West Village for a new scent later that evening, Miss Sabado invented mint hot chocolate by putting a peppermint tea bag in homemade hot chocolate as we planned our Thanksiving menu... Genial! Much needed R & R before the madness resumes.





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