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NYC Spotlight: Smorgasburg

This wasn’t my first time at Smorgasburg and it certainly won’t be the last! This weekly event, which takes place in several locations in New York, is one of my favorite things to do once the warm weather rolls around. 594 more words

Living

The Beginning [Part 1 of 2]

At around Christmas time I realised that I was approaching the 5 year mark of my career in insurance…in other words, I (like most of my friends) had spent most of my twenties in jobs I wasn’t terribly passionate about.  309 more words

ATP Tennis

Memorial Day Weekend 

I hope you all enjoyed the long weekend! It was a great one here in NYC. And don’t forget about what the holiday was celebrating. 🇺🇸

Remember when this wasn't just infrastructure?


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Remember when the United States was world-renowned for building things more substantial than software?

Thanks, SmartAlix

Culture

Did you say Carousel?

I was on a mission to cross the bridge and find Jane’s Carousel. Let me tell you it was a longer walk than expected since I didn’t realized I had to loop off the bridge. 23 more words

TRIVIA TRAIL: WHAT’S THAT ON THE BRIDGE?

Question? Why did the elephants cross the bridge? (Specifically: the Brooklyn Bridge.)
Answer: To show people it was safe. When New York City’s Brooklyn Bridge opened on May 24th, 1883, it was the world’s longest suspension bridge. 163 more words

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