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Tweet World Cup Fever is strong here in Brooklyn. After so much anticipation, World Cup 2014 has finally arrived. I picked my son Jaden up from school and we headed to the best spot in Brooklyn to view the Brazil vs Croatia match. Brazilian food, cocktails, live samba, my go to place is Miss Favela “Read more”

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Somewhere For The Weekend : Cocktails at the Wythe Hotel .

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments February 4, 2014

Tweet Brooklyn is Big -Time. It is a destination for tourists, locals and adventurers . Everyone is a sucker for a boozy brunch or afternoon cocktails. I know I am . Let me introduce to you the stylish, beautiful Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. More importantly , the Ides rooftop bar for amazing cocktails with “Read more”

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My Cozy Lunch at Pies ‘n’ Thighs in Williamsburg …

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments January 28, 2014

Tweet My recent obsession with the foodie scene in Williamsburg  continues with a quaint little pie place called Pies ‘n’ Thighs . It is known for its pies but also for its yummy fried chicken, waffles, buttermilk biscuits and many more delectable items. I popped in for lunch and decided to have the biscuits and “Read more”

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A Daily Cortado at Marlow & Sons !!!

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments January 23, 2014

Tweet Happy New Year !!! To many more magical moments for 2014. I started the new year roaring for new adventures. I have become quite obsessed  lately with having a daily cortado , an espresso cut with a small amount of warm milk. Most places make them extra pretty with little hearts or flowers. I “Read more”

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Spring Flowers !!!

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments April 22, 2013

Tweet Spring is here and Brooklyn looks so magical . It is a pure joy to simply walk around the neighborhoods, buying flowers , looking at landscapes, picking up a special bottle of wine, people watching. I bought beautiful tulips from my local flower guy, it made every meal a little extra  special. Here are “Read more”

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The Best Lunch Deal in New York City- Mojito Cuban Cuisine

by Naima Sanowar 1 comment January 14, 2012

Tweet I have been contemplating for a while now whether I should keep this little secret to myself. An oasis I have found in my neighborhood ,Clinton Hill. A place I meet with a few of my wonderful Mummy friends, during the week for lunch… while the kids are safe and sound in school. I “Read more”

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The Adventurista goes sledding- video to prove it!

by Naima Sanowar 1 comment January 13, 2011

Tweet My two fabulous partner’s in crime Karate Boy and Addis, challenged me to get on that little orange disk and hit the slopes in Fort Greene Park yesterday. Due to the snow storm the day before ( Wednesday) it was a day off from school. Off we went, on another snowy day adventure. I am “Read more”

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Barneys Co-Op Comes To Brooklyn- Is the Manhattanization of Brooklyn a Good or Bad Thing?

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments September 21, 2010

Tweet nydailynews.com: Downtown Brooklyn is getting its highest-end store yet. Upscale fashion mecca Barneys Co-Op will open on Atlantic Ave. and Court St. in September, officials said Wednesday. Read the whole story: nydailynews.com

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Evening cocktails with Andrea and Edouard

by Naima Sanowar 0 comments June 28, 2010

Tweet Thank you everyone for being so patient and supportive of the Blog being down for the last four days. This past Thursday one of Jaden’s classmate Sophie’s parents, Andrea and Edouard,  invited The Epicurean Man and I over to their home  for cocktails and dinner.

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Futbol, bebel, caipirinha’s, seu jorge, brasília cinema, samba, BRAZIL

by Naima Sanowar 4 comments June 5, 2010

Tweet I have this theory about my obsession with anything Brazilian. Maybe I am a re-incarnated soul from Brazil? Might explain things a bit. Nevertheless I have this wonderful love affair with Brazil, the music, food, culture . I don’t remember exactly when I first heard Bebel Gilberto {Brazilian pop singer Bebel Gilberto is the “Read more”