Levain Bakery NYC – Worth the Hype?

Hi friends, welcome back! Today I’m blogging all about our yummy post-hike cookies from Levain Bakery. This is a famous bakery in NYC that you can’t miss when in NYC, and there’s always a long line outside. I had heard of this place over a year ago and have not stopped seeing it on Instagram…

Bleecker Street Pizza – The Best Pizza in NYC?

This weekend Jon and I went to Bleecker Street Pizza to see what all the hype was about because it's one of the most famous pizzerias’ in NYC. It’s a walk-in shop where you can order by the slice or a whole pizza. Bleecker Street has been voted NYC’s best pizza for the past three…

Jon’s Birthday Dinner at Locanda Verde

This weekend we celebrated Jon’s birthday and had the best night together! Jon picked Locanda Verde for dinner and it did not disappoint! It is a cute restaurant in TriBeCa that we were able to walk to from our apartment in the Financial District. We started off with some drinks and appetizers. Jon is the…

Trader Joe’s Chicken & Veggie Soyaki Stir-Fry

Hey friends! I’m sharing a delicious, healthy, and super easy recipe today. I’ve been trying to eat healthier and eat more veggies and a stir-fry is the perfect way to do so! It’s almost like you’re tricking yourself into eating veggies because it’s so good. I got almost all of my ingredients from Trader Joe’s…

Magnolia Bakery & the West Side Highway

Hey friends! Welcome back to my blog. This weekend was one of the first warm weekends in NYC and we took full advantage! I love exploring the city, especially when the weather is warmer. This weekend we went to Magnolia Bakery and then walked back home along the West Side Highway. Both were new experiences…

Lyssy’s Eats NYC: Serendipity

Serendipity is one of the most famous dessert places in NYC!  They are known for their frozen hot chocolate and massive, decadent sundaes. They are also known for being featured in the movie “Serendipity” with John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale which includes them drinking the frozen hot chocolate. I had been to Serendipity when I…