I’m home today to rest – I ended up with a cold this weekend that I mostly ignored, until it got bad enough that I had to slow down. So here I am, sitting on my bum in front of a computer. (Hm. That’s what I do at my job anyway. Only difference is now I’m at home.) It’s nothing too terrible but I’m exhausted and have a stuffy nose that would probably be annoying to listen to all day. Of course, I also don’t want to get the coworkers sick.
This weekend was a lot of fun, so here are a few highlights. The number one highlight, of course, included my favorite food:
That is Penang Curry with Beef on a Bed of Pumpkin. Would you believe that I saw other restaurant goers leaving the kabocha squash (“pumpkin”) as though it was a garnish? I wanted to 1) take it for myself or 2) tell them to try it out. I did neither, and Bobby laughed at me all the way home about my passion for kabocha. (The dish in back is Bobby’s Pineapple Fried Rice, also delicious.) I really liked the curry and I want to get it again (soon). The restaurant was called Yum Yum Too (Hell’s Kitchen). It’s a Thai restaurant, and we went here for lunch yesterday.
The second highlight was that I bought a 1-month pass for unlimited yoga at Yoga Vida this month. I’ve been every day since I got the pass. Not sure if I’ll go today (being sick and all). I can’t decide if it will help me get better or tire me out too much.
(Psst – If any NYC bloggers want to go for yoga together just shoot me an email: maggie (at) thesaladgirl (dot) com.)
Lastly, here is a Mooncake. My coworker brought some in for us all in celebration of a Chinese holiday/season. I don’t remember exactly what she said they were for – anyone know? This Mooncake has a red bean filling which is one of my favorite flavors. She also brought ones filled with green bean. I started eating this and then thought it might be an interesting item to share.