Archives » March 2013

  • Highliner Map Comics!

    I recently finished a cool new project, drawing comics and illustrations for HPGRP Gallery’s HIGHLINER! The HIGHLINER is a neighborhood culture guide for the Chelsea & Meatpacking District of New York City. It was interesting to write a short story about characters enjoying the area and to interpret some of the famous local architecture too. [...]

    Saturday 30th March 2013 - 2:57:29 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – March 29th!

    Cute Peeps at Dominique Ansel! (Kathy YL Chan) Sugar and Plumm in W. Village Now! (Fork in the Road) Pi Day Winners! (Serious Eats) Re-worked Kiddie Desserts! (Grub St) ChikaLicious Dessert Bar! (Kathy YL Chan) New York a la Cart Tour dates! (Blondie and Brownie) Tweet

    Friday 29th March 2013 - 10:34:43 AM | Comment

  • Passover Sweets!

    Here’s a classic – my comic on Oh! Nuts and they’re Passover sweets! Enjoy Tweet

    Sunday 24th March 2013 - 1:23:36 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week March 22nd!

    Big Gay Ice Cream Debuts New Soft Serve! (Grub St) South Street Seaport to Welcome 2 New Markets! (Eater) Dessert Trolley at The Modern! (Kathy YL Chan) Inside Tea & Sympathy! (Oh, How Civilized) Girl Scout Cookies-Inspired Beer! (Jezebel) 50 Best Donuts in the US! (First We Feast) A Visit to Bomboloni! (NYC, Style, & [...]

    Friday 22nd March 2013 - 12:39:55 PM | Comment

  • Choice Eats 2013!

    Red Wine Marinated Egg from Thirty Acres This year’s Choice Eats was a wonderful event! As usual, The Village Voice gathered the best restaurants from around the city and brought them together for a great night. There were plenty of sweets to enjoy, of course! Here are some of my favorite shots from the evening.

    Thursday 21st March 2013 - 10:59:16 PM | Comment

  • Choice Eats 2013 Comic!

    Here’s a selection of some of my fave sweets from this year’s Choice Eats event! Tweet

    Wednesday 20th March 2013 - 10:38:09 AM | Comment

  • Happy Macaron Day (March 20th)!

    Once again Francois Payard is bringing Macaron Day to NYC! Wednesday March 20th bakeries all over NYC will be offering a free macaron per customer.  To receive a free macaron tell the shop you are there for Macaron Day NYC. Participating locations will provide one macaron per customer with quantities limited by location.  Participants are [...]

    Tuesday 19th March 2013 - 8:45:58 PM | Comment

  • Choice Eats Tomorrow Night!

    Getting excited about Choice Eats tomorrow night! Remember tickets for Choice Streets (May 7th) are on sale and last year’s was a blast! Tweet

    Monday 18th March 2013 - 5:41:30 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – March 15th!

    Sweets at Bread’s Bakery! (Serious Eats) Choice Streets is May 7th – get tickets! (Village Voice) Cakes at Lady M! (Kathy YL) Bouchon’s St. Patrick’s Day Sweets! (Serious Eats) Fake Food Accessories! (Rocketnews24) Japan’s Morinaga Candy! (Tofugu) Tweet

    Friday 15th March 2013 - 9:40:25 AM | Comment

  • Pi(e) Day!

    It’s Pi(e) Day! Where better to get pie than Four & Twenty Blackbirds? Tweet

    Thursday 14th March 2013 - 12:52:39 PM | Comment

  • French Sweets From My 2013 Visit!

    Crème brûlée Raspberry Tart at Parfums Sucrés in Angoulême I went to France again for the Angoulême comics festival and this time we went to Tours afterward to visit some castles. So cool! Here are some of my sweet highlights!

    Monday 11th March 2013 - 9:42:48 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week March 8th!

    Prohibition Bakery! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) Almondine has reopened! (Fork in the Road) Dominique Ansel Bakery’s Spring Sweets! (Serious Eats) Minamoto Kitchoan! (Oh, How Civilized) A Look at the Life of a Cannabis Baker! (Fork in the Road) Pi(e) day is March 14th! (Serious Eats) La Maison du Macaron! (NYC, Style & a Little Cannoli) [...]

    Friday 8th March 2013 - 10:49:49 AM | Comments (2)

  • U.S. Pastry Competition 2013!

    On Sunday, I got to attend a press tasting for the 24th Annual U.S. Pastry Competition put on by Paris Gourmet at the International Restaurant and Food Service Show of New York. The theme was “Women” and I enjoyed the towering sculpted sugar showpieces and sampled some delicious cakes!

    Monday 4th March 2013 - 10:31:53 AM | Comments (2)

  • Sweet Links of the Week March 1st!

    A Visit to ROYCE’ Chocolates! (Serious Eats) Desserts at Beauty & Essex! (Just Desserts NYC) Baked by Melissa Giveaway! (NYC, Style, & a Little Cannoli) Fairway and Red Hook Lobster Pound Re-open Today! (Serious Eats) Eddie’s Sweet Shop in Forest Hills! (The Girls Whoa Ate Everything) Homemade Shamrock Shakes! (Serious Eats) Ramen Cakes! (Rocket News [...]

    Friday 1st March 2013 - 10:39:42 AM | Comment