The time has come to say goodbye. After three lovely years here, I have decided to part ways. As you may have guessed, the decision didn’t come easy. After much consideration, I have decided to give up Greenpoint living for my very own studio apartment in Bed-Stuy! What? Did you think I was leaving NYC? Ha! No way. […]Read more "Goodbye, Greenpoint!"
One of the many things I have come to love about Brooklyn is the shopping. I’m a huge supporter of shopping locally, and fortunately, this area does not disappoint. Greenpoint has blossomed into one of the next new “it” neighborhoods (partly thanks to Girls, amirite?!). Luckily, I snagged a spot just in time. With the […]Read more "Brooklyn Shopping: Greenpoint Edition"
I’d like to introduce you to a wonderful gem on Manhattan Avenue in Greenpoint. It’s called Peter Pan Donuts and it’s irresistible. Unless you’re vegan, just try to resist the aroma, the allure of freshly made donuts in a variety of delectable flavors. My first encounter with Peter Pan was actually with my parents during […]Read more "Peter Pan: Not Just Another Disney Character"
Today I toast to one year of New York City living. It’s hard to believe that last June I packed up the contents of my beautiful Bethlehem apartment, loaded up a U-Haul cube truck, handed the car keys of my 2008 black Ford Focus hatchback over to a sales guy at Haldeman Ford and said […]Read more "New York City: One Year Later"
As I sit here at my self-proclaimed “Ideas Table” in my adorable Greenpoint apartment — wolf mug filled with tea in hand — I am reminded that it is only noon on my third official day of unemployment (business days; weekends don’t count). Many of my family members and friends have heard the news: I […]Read more "A Clean Slate"