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The Thanksgiving Croissant Is Back at Momofuku Milk Bar!

The Thanksgiving Croissant Is Back at Momofuku Milk Bar!

If you don’t know about the Momofuku Milk Bar Thanksgiving Croissant, you better ask somebody! Conveniently for you, I’m here to tell you all about it without you even having to ask. Milk Bar manages to further glorify the already-glorious month of November with a croissant in which the dough is seasoned like stuffing and(…)

Perfectly Delicate: Art Deco and Edwardian Engagement Rings

If you’ve ever spent any time looking at modern engagement rings, you know that 99% of the stuff out there is well, in a word, hideous. Which is why I once had a bad dream about a very tall engagement ring with moving parts (it was scary!). Luckily NYC jeweler Leigh Jay Nacht scours the(…)

Alfajores! Aroma Espresso Bar’s Dirty Secret

Every day at around 3pm, I get a craving for either cake or cookies. Usually, I just power through and have some tea instead, but every once in a while I succumb to the urge. It’s hard to find a place that’ll sell you a little bite of something that’s not too sweet or not(…)