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Medicine Making in the Big Apple

Making tinctures with the Motherwort that we grew together in our community garden – Children’s Magical Garden de Carmen Rubio located in the LES of NYC ☼ What a wonderful day full of friends, laughter, love, and medicine making in the heart of Manhattan ❤

Chelsey McCaw

Miniature Desserts @ Sweet Buttons Desserts

84 Rivington Street, New York

Sweet Buttons Desserts cakes, tarts and cup desserts epitomize the traditional motto of the Lower East Side: “L.E.S. is more”. Despite their size, these miniature desserts deliver in a few bites the same experience of their bigger counterparts: XXX-Large dessert pleasure in X-Small size. 75 more words


Haphazard Tri Training and Ice Cream Social

I’m slowly getting back into training mode. A long stint with bronchitis derailed my spring training. I was progressing quite nicely and had an awesome time at DC’s Cherry Blossom 10-Miler, when I got sick and stayed sick. 739 more words


Sean and the City

For those who can’t quote just about every line from Carrie Bradshaw, the title is a play on “Sex and the City.” I’m revealing family secrets here, but much to the chagrin of our non-materialistic mother, the Williams siblings share a love for “SATC.” We weren’t allowed to watch much TV growing up; the one TV we owned was hidden in the darkest, scariest corner of the basement. 1,495 more words

Stanton Social

Restaurant: Stanton Social
Cuisine: Tapas/Small Plates
Location(s): LES
Price Range: A bit pricey
Ambiance Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars
Food Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars… 366 more words