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Thank you

Thank you for following my adventure in New York City!

Unfortunately, my trip has been cut short by two weeks. It was a wonderful trip and I look forward to the next time I am in the big apple!

Until my next travel,


A Neighborhood Bookshelf

A few weeks ago, this appeared outside Cafe Buunni, a great coffee shop in Washington Heights, my neighborhood.

The idea is incredibly simple, but brilliant: It’s a bookcase for the whole neighborhood.  224 more words


Living in NYC

Upper West Side, Manhattan.

It’s one thing to vacation in New York, but living there is a completely different experience.

The responsibilities are greater.

And sometimes a nap is warranted. 139 more words


Not One Red Cent

The MTA is raising the fares, again.

I get it. The MTA needs to pay their bills and their employees. The trains and buses run 24/7/365. 172 more words

New York City

Where Stories Begin

A bold statement for New York, right?

I love stories, so even seeing the word written out is enough to catch my eye.  I noticed this phrase on my walk home from an event tonight, written in simple white text on the glass of a well-known New York City building. Can you guess which one?


She Moves in Her Own Way: Summer Concert Outfit

Last night, my boyfriend and I saw one of our favorite bands, The Kooks, at New York City’s Webster Hall. The concert was amazing!! The Kooks are an incredible band to experience live, and we were super happy they played all of our favorite songs! 191 more words

Concert Outfit

NOTES FROM THE ROAD -- Tween Takes On Top Travel Books For Kids

Recently, we were chasing Madeline through Manhattan and recalling fondly the experience of reading the Madeline books to our daughter…before, during, and after multiple trips to Paris. 1,381 more words

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