Failure is an option and it's okay, just keep trying.

Latest Post

TimesSq2

+Blog

06th Nov 2012

More

Visiting or Moving to NYC

The best thing about NYC is that it is unstoppable.  There is an energy to this city unparalleled elsewhere.  Often imitated, but never replicated NYC is one of kind.  Hate...

AmyBread

+Blog

30th Oct 2012

More

Hurricane Sandy

Like most New Yorkers, I did not take Sandy seriously.  Irene turned out to be a bust last year.  See my blog entry Levity: NY Woman’s Survival Guide to Hurricane...

Inn at Harbor Hill Marina

+Blog

08th Aug 2012

More

Weekend Getaway GoodBye

I woke up my final day at the Inn like a kid trying to avoid the inevitability that summer is over and school is in session.  Instead of an early...

Niantic-Inn-FootRest

+Blog

04th Aug 2012

More

Weekend Getaway Part 3

I woke up early but well rested.  Coffee is ready at 7am for early risers and breakfast at 8am.  I check the clock and it’s quarter to 7am – just...

Niantic-Eclectic-Bisque

+Blog

31st Jul 2012

More

Weekend Getaway Part 2

As we came over the bridge into the town of Niantic, I could see the bed & breakfast from the marina.  As the cab driver pulled in the driveway, an...

Niantic-Sign

+Blog

30th Jul 2012

More

Weekend Getaway Part 1

I had a milestone birthday recently.  I had been looking forward to this auspicious occasion and planned to celebrate with a trip to Europe.  As the saying goes, “the best...

NYC-Ring

+Apartment

11th Jul 2012

More

Rent So High I Proposed

I left work early (8pm) and thought what fortune to have a train waiting in the station! After waiting in the station three minutes, the conductor informs us there was...

Central-Pk-Alice

+Blog

23rd Jun 2012

More

Falling in Love Again with NYC

The apartment hunt/move was traumatic and melodramatic.  I became sick. I think I am allergic to this apartment.  No, seriously.  I am not a sickly person.  I’m usually in good...

worst apt

+Blog

05th Jun 2012

More

A Year in NYC

Memorial Day weekend marked my one year anniversary in NYC. I have been ghost for a while – no blogs, no email updates.   Things have been hectic, stressful, and...

bikini-man

+Blog

04th Nov 2011

More

Five Months in NYC – My Observations

It has been five months since I arrived in NYC.  I arrived on a warm Wednesday before Memorial Day.  The weather was summery and the locals were preparing for the...

Strange___Amazing_Artworks_Crocodile_Eating_a_Capitalist_US__NYC__Brooklyn

+Blog

31st Oct 2011

More

Halloween NYC Musings

You don’t need Halloween to see a freak show in NYC.  On any given day, I see grown men in costumes that my four year old nephew wears as pajamas....

StPaul-Stump

+Blog

06th Sep 2011

More

9/11 Homage to New Yorkers

I am now a New Yorker.  However, on 9/11/2011 I am not. I was not here on 9/11/2001 to experience what New Yorkers endured.  I vividly recall where I was...

« Older posts
Newer posts »