A Day In The Park

Springtime might just be the best time in New York City, especially when you are visiting Central Park. With a variety of tulips all over and the Kanzan cherry trees bursting with blooms, they add to the already beautiful landscape of the park. My new favorite spot in Central Park is the Shakespeare Garden. Tucked…

Sunday in Central Park

Despite living a 45 minute train ride away from Manhattan my whole life and going so many times throughout the year, I had never been to Central Park! Last Sunday, after having a fantastic brunch at Calle Ocho in the Excelsior Hotel, which is down the block from the park, my friend and I took…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Peek

The High Line is one of my favorite spots in Manhattan. You escape the traffic and congestion of city streets by going a few feet up and you feel like you are in a completely different place with the art along the way and the varieties of plants and flowers. It is also the perfect…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dense

Who would have ever thought that there would be a dense underground forest in Manhattan? For a little more than two years The Lowline Lab project was on display in New York City’s Lower East Side. A few months ago my friend and I visited the lab and I’m counting down the days to 2021 when the project…

Magnets Galore

At the end of September, my friend and I attended the San Gennaro Feast in Manhattan’s Little Italy. There are Italian food and dessert vendors every where you turn and we may have tried one too many desserts, but since the feast goes on for blocks we reasoned that it was okay since we did a…

Autumn in the park

This past weekend when my friend and I were in the East Village in New York City we came across a farmer’s market at Tompkins Square Park. With autumn upon us there were so many pumpkins, gourds and different varieties of squash on display to be purchased. Since I love all things pumpkin, I couldn’t…