Your Guide to the Best Artisan, Farmer, Food & Flea Markets

Farmers Markets

The indoor and outdoor food markets throughout New York City are at the heart of food innovation, the new go-to spots for food lovers. Imagine a sumptuous, buttery fresh lobster roll, or a brick oven pizza. Or maybe something exotic, like an authentic pupusa, a small corn tortilla filled with savory beans and cheese, or a spicy kimmchi dog. Follow up your main course with three mini-cupcakes in flavors you have probably never imagined, like lavender chocolate, maple bacon and blueberry port mascarpone. These gastronomic delights – and so many more – are made locally or regionally with the freshest ingredients available.

Small Business Saturday Is Here!

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! We had dinner for 16 people, and for the first time in years, we had leftovers! I plan to be chewing on stuffles (you put your leftover stuffing in your waffle iron and wait for the magic to happen) while watching CBS Sunday

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Stats Prove We All Actually Do Love Small Business Saturday

  Small Business Saturday is on November 26, 2016! Obviously, I love to shop from small businesses at any possible time, and for any possible thing. I do it because so many people in the markets are pursuing their dreams of doing what they love and also supporting themselves and

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Get Yourself To A Greenmarket on Wednesday

If you’re looking for magnificent giant carrots and spectacular brussels sprout branches for Thanksgiving, look no further than your greenmarket! I thought I’d share the link to GrowNYC Greenmarket Holiday Schedule for anyone who is hoping for the freshest of the fresh local produce, dairy, and baked goods. Make sure you

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Weekend Market Picks November12 & 13, 2016: The Markets Must Go On

At the risk of offending some readers, this week has been a tough on in New York City. No platitudes here. Just that still, each morning, I wake up in a happy daze, and then the reality of our future hits me and knocks me down a notch. So on

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Weekend Market Picks November 5 & 6, 2016: The Gift of Bakelite

Happy Marathon Weekend! We saw the fireworks kicking off the festivities in Central Park, and the flags of all nations line the street up to the finish line already! We’ll be cheering at Mile 23 on Sunday, so let me know if you’re running, and I’ll follow you on the

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