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Brunch with naylandblake, Mike/chef2b visiting from L.A., and lolitasir at a restaurant that was good. Everything was very well executed, especially my salad with peanut-crusted chicken, corn, peanuts, radicchio, and baby lettuces in a light honey jalapeno dressing, and a basket of breads that included cooked-to-order orange sour cream donuts, blueberry ricotta loaf, and pear-pecan crumbcake. Even the
Again – largely because, I think, naylandblake knows so many people, while waiting on the sidewalk for our table we ran into people we know – in this case, Maura Reilly, the curator for Nayland’s recent big retrospective show, and her girlfriend, the artist Tracey Moffatt, who were out and about in the Village. Afterwards, everyone was off to a Korean baths to get wet and be pampered all afternoon; I would have joined them but I’m supposed to avoid public pools until my P.A. is fully healed.