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We were the only people eating at Rawstar on a Sunday night in September and it was hippie and yummy. Rawstar is an all raw and all vegan restaurant located in the Prospect Heights neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. Here's what we had lovingly prepared for us….

Spinach pie, kale salad & tabouli:

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Lasagna (only served on the weekends), broccoli salad & sprouts:

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Dessert was a piece of strawberry-blueberry cheesecake:

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I loved the lasagna. Loved. The spinach pie plate was good and the cheesecake was ok, a bit on the heavier side. After having the creations brought to my lips from Cafe Gratitude and Elaina Love I am a picky raw food dessert lover.

Much love & success to Rawstar.

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Translation: Oh My God… Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!

Here are my photos from my second row spot at Nanette Lepore.  So exciting, dream come true. Loved it and appreciated being there So much!

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Nigel Barker!

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Real Housewife! And across the way in the blue shirt is Jonathan Adler!

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Fashion-y New York crowd:

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Gorgeous Lepore clothes, sorry you can't see them well!

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And thank you to my new friend who came along and showed me a lovely time! Here are her lovable sites: &

I emailed Jessica practically moments before the show cause I didn't want to go alone cause I thought she seemed really cool on her two blogs(see above). And guess what? She was really cool, gracious and has legs that I will probably envy till I'm old! ha!

Much love to all and thank you thank you thank you for the hookups! You know who you are!


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Yes, that's what I wrote, 'outfits'. I bought this for Eliot in a store in New York on the upper west side. It's called Bit'Z Kids:  and I just love their clothes. Enjoy!

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Warning: names dropping ahead.

Blossom is a beautiful favorite raw and vegan restaurant on the Upper West Side. I've heard it's a favorite of Anne Hathaway. We saw Matt Dillon there.

Rolls from Blossom:

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And salad:

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Caravan of Dreams is also vegan & raw but in the awesome East Village, New York. We even saw Chloe Sevigny outside!

My beautiful salad:

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Burrito. Luckily I was extremely hungry!

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Horribly sneaky photo of Chloe:

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Also in the East Village we have Lula's Sweet Apothecary. Sweet mercy an old fashioned ice cream parlor with all vegan Everything! Amazing!

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And my fav:

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I heart NY

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Indian food at raw vegan restaurant, Quintessence. In the east village, New York.

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Guerilla knitting by waxpancake

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I couldn't resist taking pics of this lovely display.

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One of my favorite places ever. The food- raw vegan, the atmosphere- romantic New York. Love.

Our drinks:

Green juice + beer = Ami & Andy by waxpancake

Our dinner:

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Our desserts:

Trio of raw vegan ice creams

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And a sundae

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The menu:

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Until we meet again… xoxo

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More special places in Central Park:

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Bethesda Fountain:

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Above the fountain, he asked me not to do any tricks with his hoops. boo!

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Sweet turtle in Central Park:

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Turtle in the happy muck! by waxpancake

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Eat your greens! Yummy food pics from our visit to Candle Cafe in New York last month. I also had their chocolate cake which was great. All vegan, all amazing. Highly recommended.

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