Rendezvous At the Seaglass Carousel in Battery Park 

Seaglass Carousel Ticket in Battery Park, NYC

This Summer has been full of family visits, guided tours yours truly, exceeding my daily step goals and daily caloric intake. And one of the places I was most excited…Read More

Tech On the Streets of New York 


While I was leaving yoga class to begin my weekly errands,  I ran into a spiffy piece of technology on the street corner. It’s a Wi-Fi stand,  called LinkNYC,  with…Read More

My Happiness Non-Negotiables in NYC

Lower Manhattan, NYC

I was tagged by the very sweet Stacey, blogger of Stacey in the Sticks for this post.This challenge made me think hard about what is actually necessary for me on…Read More

Rendezvous Around the Blox

Around the Blox

As a reader of this blog you know that I am always looking and discussing new and hidden gems around the city, like concerts, and artistic events. Well here is…Read More

Luminaries At Brookfield Place

Luminaries art installation in NYC by David Rockwell

On Saturday night I was doing one of the things I love to in New York, taking a walk to nowhere in particular just to see what’s new in the…Read More

Eight Photos Of Happiness

Mini Golf at Hudson River Park, NYC

I was recently tagged by Louise, a lovely UK lifestyle blogger of Birds and Lillies to the eight photos of happiness post. Her post was so touching and I thought…Read More

Coffee Date With Trudy #2

Coffee Date

I decided that the time has come for a coffee date, we need to catch up and although nothing earth-shaking has happened. I don’t want us to lose touch with…Read More

Coffee Date With Trudy

I’m trying out a new thing today called a virtual coffee date, it’s a type of post I learned about through my blogging courses. So let’s catch up on a…Read More

Mini Golf and Hudson River Park for Karina

Mini Golf at Hudson River Park, NYC

My good friend and frequent blog model, Karina, celebrated her birthday recently. And another one of our friends, Jheanel, wanted to treat Karina to a day out doing something atypical…Read More

Asking for Help – Please Share and Help

I am posting this link for a very popular blogger, Opinionated Man at A Good Blog Is Hard to find. He’s been very kind to me as a new blogger…Read More

Treasured Moments In NYC

September is here and that makes me extremely happy because it means that one of my favorite seasons isn’t too far away, Autumn, and in that season are most of my…Read More

Me, Myself And I

I decided to take part in the Me, Myself, and I link up this week. I really liked the questions and it’s a chance to get to know me and…Read More

A Quick Stop At Broadway Bites

Pop-up market Broadway Bites

After taking pictures of Manhattanhenge, and failing miserably, Karina and I were hot and hungry. We walked along 34th street towards the park on Broadway, Greely Square Park, and decided…Read More

Photo101 : How I Stay Connected

It’s not a big surprise to anyone that’s been to New York City before, but this is the “quickest”, least expensive, and most “reliable” way of transportation. Those quotes are…Read More

A Picture of Home

My Hometown Seaside

Here’s a view of my train ride today, while the sun trying to make an appearance. Have a good day everyone!

Daily Quote

Sometimes things you see just resonate and after two days of rain in NYC, I feel this is true. But I love the rain still. How do you deal with…Read More

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother's Day

Today I’m multi-tasking, I am busy doing social media projects for the blog and attending to my mother’s every want. But, I wanted to make sure to send out well…Read More

Macy’s Flower Show 2015 in NYC

Macy's Flower Show 2015: Art in Bloom

I attended the last Saturday of the Macy’s Annual Flower Show 2015. It was held from March 22-April 4th. Macy’s has held the flower show in its stores for over…Read More

Have You Ever Noticed??

Have you ever noticed how if you have your life well planned for the next couple of weeks, numerous distractions will appear to disrupt your once quiet boring life? My…Read More

Pillow Fight NYC 2015

Pillow Fight NYC 2015

On the first beautiful Saturday afternoon of this month, I planned to meet with a couple of friends to go to Pillow Fight NYC 2015. , organized by New Mind…Read More

Feeling Introverted Today

Mornings are always hard for me and have been since day one. I was even born in the middle of the night. I’ve said before that I only way I…Read More

Is it just me?

I am so cranky and tired. And I feel so burnt out. I’m staring at the laundry bags filled with clothes to fold and the effort that its taking to…Read More

Happy International Women’s Day.. Belated

A perfect rose

Happy International Women’s Day.. really, really belated! International Women’s Day was on March 8, 2015 and I don’t recall which year I learned about it, but I know it was…Read More

Love In Ten Sentences Poetry Challenge with a New York Perspective

I was challenged to the “Love In Ten Sentences” poetry challenge by Blunderdad from Single Family Asylum. He blogs about being a good dad and he’s quite funny. You can…Read More

NYC Tourist Tips from Johnny T

Sunset on the expressway

I know that a lot of stereotypes exist about New Yorkers, I’m not that naïve to think that a lot of people haven’t seen comedy sketches of the rude smelly…Read More

A Frozen Saturday at the Union Square Greenmarket

Union Square Greenmarket Stalls

Its been cold all Winter and I haven’t gotten out as much as I usually do. But there are certain things you have to go out for in any weather.…Read More

The Tastes That Make The City in New York City

NYC on the Water

In a city like New York, there are so many cuisines and restaurants coming and going on a trend basis, its hard to keep up. Just trying to remember all…Read More

Snow Shoveling Manners?

Snow Shoveling Manners

I’m ranting, I’m raving, I’m all kinds of pissed off that people have lost manners in general but especially when people are doing the back-breaking, heart attack inducing labor of…Read More

Saturday at Barnes & Noble

X-MEN Storm POP Hero

On a cold Saturday afternoon, I met up with a couple of my friends at one of my favorite places New York City, Barnes & Noble. We were having trouble…Read More