Food Writing in the #MeToo Era


Food, Drinks, & Events

In between stories about cooking and cultural trends, I now spend my days reporting about sexism, sexual abuse and harassment in the food world. The Spotted Pig, a New York City restaurant whose owner, Ken Friedman, has been accused of sexual harassment.CreditPablo Enriquez for The New York Times Times Insider delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how […]

July 17, 2018

Sitar Master Anoushka Shankar and an International Fireworks Documentary at the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival This Week


Food, Drinks, & Events

By Lucas Perez Head to the Prospect Park Bandshell this weekend to enjoy several free performances as part of the summer-long BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, including the first Music & Movies presentation of the summer. Melding Indian raga with other world music influences and electronica beats, the sitar master Anoushka Shankar’s sound honors tradition while […]

July 16, 2018

What to Cook This Week


Food, Drinks, & Events

Good morning. Childhood summers went so slowly, stretched out over months as if they’d never end. Now they flash. One minute you’re restoring that old grill out on the deck, replacing a grate or a valve, painting a rust spot, locating some hardwood so you can cook over live fire, anticipating the warm and fragrant […]

July 15, 2018

A celebration of Asian cuisine


Food, Drinks, & Events

By Kate Hooker We all love to indulge in some spicy tuna rolls and General Tso’s every once in a while, but if you’re feeling the urge to spread your wings a bit beyond the basics when it comes to Asian cuisine, we’ve got your Saturday plans covered with the Happy Family Night Market, taking […]

July 15, 2018

Rock, Rock, Rockaway Beach


Food, Drinks, & Events

By Kate Hooker Maybe it’s because we’re coming down from the 4th of July, but this week has felt particularly long, right? Give yourself a much-deserved break by catching a ferry to the Rockaways after work on Friday. You’ll be able to catch the first night of the weekend-long Rockaway Music Festival, now in its […]

July 13, 2018

A Guide to Selecting the Best Shower Seat


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One of the best items to have in your restroom is a restroom seat. This stool is a crucial component to ensure safety during taking a shower. It comes tremendously handy for especially those who face difficulty to stand while taking a shower. Shower stools are an extremely helpful tool for the elderly, the disabled […]

July 12, 2018
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