New Jersey

A long weekend in Avalon

My boyfriend’s family has been going to Avalon every summer for more than 40 years, and after my second year in a row: I can definitely see why. It’s only a three-hour drive from New York City, and it feels like an entire world away. It’s oozing with small town charm–the bikes that are never […]

August 27, 2015 Continue reading…

Postcard of Avalon houses

Living in New York City, you get used to maximizing the little space you do have. Things that I took for granted growing up in the suburbs are a rare premium here: a dishwasher, a washer/dryer, a hall closet, a front yard and a backyard and a side yard. Even just the concept of having […]

September 25, 2014 Continue reading…