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July 2015

Of the moment // 7.31.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my...
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Postcard from Diner En Blanc

Diner En Blanc: in the simplest terms, it's a flash mob dinner party--or at least, that became our easy go-to answer to passerby who asked what exactly was going on when they saw 5,000 people dressed in white and carrying tables, chairs, picnic...
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Where to go on a date in New York City

When my boyfriend and I first started dating two and a half years ago, we used to go out almost every night: cocktails, dinner, dive bars. But now he's training for the New York City Marathon (!) and I prefer a vinyasa flow to a vodka soda, and so:...
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Of the moment // 7.24.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my...
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Postcard from Staten Island

One of the standard "touristy" things that I hadn't done in (almost!) three years of living here: the Staten Island ferry! Even if you have no desire to go to the fifth borough, it's the poor man's version of the sunset Statue of Liberty sail: it's...
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Of the moment // 7.17.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my...
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Postcard from Elbow Beach

If nothing else, I think we can all safely agree that Bermuda is known for its beaches. The word is practically synonymous with island paradise! I give a lot of credit to the Beach Boys, but even Mark Twain once said: "You go to heaven if you...
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A weekend in Bermuda

In interesting facts: Bermuda is only a two-hour flight from New York City! I've always imagined that Bermuda is part of the cluster of Caribbean islands just south of Florida: Dominican Republic, Puerto Rica, Jamaica and so on. But it's actually off...
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Of the moment // 7.10.15

One of the reasons why I blog is simply to have the space to write: getting things “on paper” helps me to process my feelings and organize my thoughts. I also love having a record of my life over the past few years: a place that holds all of my...
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Postcard from 4th of July weekend

Despite having lived here for three years, this was my first 4th of July in New York City! I'm starting to learn that long weekends are my favorite to stay at home: you don't have to deal with traffic or increased rates, the city is delightfully...
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