A couple of weeks ago, I visited a friend in New Paltz, NY, a historic little town with plenty of antiques and thrift shops. We went to The Village Tea Room and had a lovely brunch:
th Potato Pancake with Sour Cream & Chives:
Overall, I think I could live in this tea room. It had such a haphazardly charming, farmhouse atmosphere, and the layout was cozy with all the wooden beams and natural touches. The Village Tea Room also procures most of their ingredients from local farmers and producers, which is always a plus. You can taste the freshness.
That whole morning was charming. We saw a giant moth larger than my palm (no exaggeration) on the sidewalk: