Running Forward

Nonstop

on July 24, 2013

Saturday morning came and Lesley hit the ground running…literally. We started out with a 3 mile run along the Hudson before heading to the city. Here’s a rundown of the day’s events:

Checked out the kayaking at Pier 40– we decided to hold off until Sunday since we didn’t have a change of clothes.

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Bought a chocolate chip cookies at Jacques Torres for our taste test later.

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Explored the West Village and ended up tagging along for part of a pizza tour.

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Strolled along Mulberry Street (Little Italy) and explored Chinatown. I had to bring Lesley by Lung Moon Bakery and New York Mart.

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Bought veggies at the Union Square farmers market, then tried the cereal milk soft serve at Momofuku Milk Bar.

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Stopped by City Bakery to buy another chocolate chip cookie for the taste test.

Visited 30 Rock and showed the plaza to Lesley.

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Took the Path back to Hoboken and ate pizza at Grimaldi’s.

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We were exhausted, but found it in ourselves to hold the official NYC chocolate chip cookie taste test between Jacques Torres and City Bakery. It was unanimous- Jacques wins! (Jacques Torres’s cookie is on top in the pic)

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