Exhibit HH: Bestever Bakery


Do a black and white cookie blog for a while and the cookies start coming to you.

These babies were brought to me from Long Island, home of many things that once were great in NYC but are slightly better there (because all the city folk moved out there over the years!) Continue reading

Exhibit DD: Brad’s Cafe

Cookies are the last thing on my mind as I blindly walk into Brad’s Cafe in Columbia University’s Pulitizer Hall for coffee before the early morning morning Columbia Publishing Course faculty meeting. So I was surprised in my pre-caffeine haze to see the clear half moons standing out among the other blurry beige and brown pastry offerings.  What a treat! 

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