Last year around this time I spent about 4 days in Paris for my birthday. Every morning began with a Parisian cafe with cappuccinos and croissants that were followed by a day of walking and exploring museums and shops. Throw in the sparkling Eiffel Tower and Christmas markets in the evening and I was ready to move there permanently.Read More
I'm starting a new series of reviews of coffee shops in New York. I thought it would be appropriate to start it off with one of the best specialty coffee shops in my very own neighborhood!
Astoria Coffee opened just blocks away from my apartment about 2.5 months ago. I was pretty excited, since it's one of the few local specialty coffee shops in Astoria. I knew I immediately loved the space as soon as I walked in.Read More
Sher & I went exploring West Village a few weeks ago. I first came across Sher's blog,Sher She Goes, several weeks ago, and instantly loved it. I loved her photography and found myself going through all of her posts. Her blog focuses on travel, food, photography, and life in New York--that's right, a lot similar to mine!Read More
New Yorkers go crazy over Central Park in all seasons, and I'm no exception. The past weekend I spent some time with my friends enjoying the fall foliage while others grunted and moaned and achieved their goals running the NY marathon.Read More
Last fall I had the happy chance to go to Paris for my birthday. It was my second time in the city and it was even more magical and beautiful than the first time around. There were so many charming nooks and crannies to explore, but I still returned to my favorite popular haunts.Read More