Our day started with a visit to Le Pain Quotidien, a Belgian style patisserie that has a LOT of locations around Manhattan. I enjoyed a lovely bowl of coffee (why isn’t coffee ALWAYS served in a bowl?) and a pain au chocolate. My dad wasn’t overly excited about the place, and we both thought it […]
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The New York City Subway system has come a long way since it’s inception in 1904. With over 1.6 billion rides given in 2012, would you believe that New York ranks seventh in the world for busiest (in terms of ridership) rapid transit rail systems? Seoul, Tokyo, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou (I’ve never even heard of […]
A quick Day 3 Roundup! I have never been so full (of NYC cuisine and art!) Oh my goodness, I’m going to need to eat nothing but watercress and drink hot water when I get home. I cleanse will be in order I think! We had a slightly less hectic day today and enjoyed just […]
Here’s Day 2 in photos! Can I tell you I was freaking exhausted I was at the end of the day? It was The Hispanic Society Museum, then taking the subway all the way down to the tip of Manhattan to the Cloisters, then bussing it back to the Neue Gallery (no photos of that […]
Artist, Traveler, Fun-Seeker
Who am I? I’m an artist, a jewelry designer, traveler, writer, beer lover and full time cookie maker. I left my jewelry design business in 2011 to travel around Europe as a (totally awesome) 40th birthday gift to myself and to refill the tank, so to speak. I've started a cookie company called Short and Sweet Cookie.