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Staying at The Wick, Hudson NY

Staying at The Wick, Hudson NY

On one presumably ordinary Friday morning, I was commuting into work and suffering the usual 6-train-hell that a commuter endures when taking this subway into Manhattan. I was also pretty hungover (I got drunk with my dad at a Bon Jovi concert the night before. […]

NYC Bucket List: 15 Things To Check Off This Summer

NYC Bucket List: 15 Things To Check Off This Summer

NYC “bucket lists” are typically filled with the main tourist sites and generic activites – ride in a yellow taxi, walk through Central Park, eat pizza, and a dirty-water dog, go to the museums, etc. etc. etc. But I’ve done all that more times than […]

How to Celebrate Christmas in New York City

How to Celebrate Christmas in New York City

I’m not a total Hallmark/holiday junkie, but I’m also no Scrooge. I’m somewhere in the middle, between feeling as excited as a little kid to pick out a real Christmas tree, and stressing about gifts (down to the wire!). Whether you’re on either end of […]

Weekend Getaway Guide: Boston

Weekend Getaway Guide: Boston

ICYMI, I went to Boston! It was my first time visiting this New England gem, which was a lot like New York City, but also different in a great way. We spent two full days exploring the city (mostly) on foot, from the Back Bay […]

Where To Eat in Boston

Where To Eat in Boston

In the many new blog posts about Boston that I’ll (eventually) write, you’ll definitely hear a lot of comparisons I make of it to my New York City. And that’s cause I just couldn’t stop feeling like that! As if I was walking around a […]

20 Unique Things To Do In New York (from a Native)

20 Unique Things To Do In New York (from a Native)

New York is one of those cities that you could visit a million times and still find something you haven’t experienced yet. There’s always somewhere new popping up, whether it’s a restaurant or a museum or something so wacky you don’t even know what to […]

Weekend Getaway Guide: Montauk, NY

Weekend Getaway Guide: Montauk, NY

Montauk is this little beachy town at the very, very farthest tip of Long Island, New York – so far out it’s been coined “the end of the world” (at least in a New Yorkers eye). It’s beyond the Hamptons and North Fork wine country, […]

8 Reasons to Visit Coney Island

8 Reasons to Visit Coney Island

“The photo ops are endless here.” Just a few of the many reasons to visit Coney Island. It ONLY took 26 years of living in New York and 3 months of pleading with my boyfriend for me to actually get here. So if you’ve also never […]