January 2014

Postcard from San Juan

San Juan is an interesting place: as an American territory, it’s one of our country’s oldest capital cities. Despite being able to use American dollars and popular chain stores dotting the boulevards, there are roosters crowing in backyards, salsa music playing on street corners. The architecture is a mishmash of glassy modern highrises, tin roofs […]

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The best of Puerto Rico, via Instagram

One of my favorite quotes is one by Ralph Waldo Emerson: live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. And that’s exactly what we did in Puerto Rico. It was a week of sunshine and salt water, hammocks and relaxation. I caught up on sleep, read four or five books, indulged in an […]

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2014: what I’m going to do more of

2014! I’m excited for this year, and I’m pretty happy with how things are: I’ve got the best people around me, a delightfully cozy home, the opportunity to live in New York City, plenty of frequent flier miles saved up. I already floss regularly and wake up early and do yoga and travel and do […]

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