Tag Archives: Astoria

Remember that one time when NYC planned things just for me to enjoy?

Something I’m discovering that I love about New York City is how easy it is to find amazing, fun things to do. The last few weeks, I’ve done a lot of awesome things that are SO specifically tailored to me … Continue reading

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The one where Tinker is Ten Years Old

Today’s a special day. My dog, Tinker, is ten years old. TEN. That’s huge for a dog! Seventy in dog years. It’s kind of huge for me too, because he’s been a big part of my adult life. I’ve never … Continue reading

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A walk through Astoria Park at dusk

Since I just gave a photo tour of the inside of my apartment, I thought it might be fun to do a video tour of a typical walk through Astoria Park with Tinker. We do this every day since I … Continue reading

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The 11 Unspoken Rules of the Subway

So, recently, this video got a lot of attention in New York City. There’s an unspoken rule that it’s inappropriate to eat food on the subway. Of course, people do all the time. I have. (Not spaghetti though- usually a … Continue reading

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The blues are still blue

Since I moved to New York, my absolute least favorite chore has been laundry. I didn’t mind it at all when I had a washer and dryer in my apartment. And the year I didn’t, it wasn’t that big of … Continue reading

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Walking in a winter wonderland

One of the advantages of my job is that I’m able to work from home when there are ridiculous amounts of snow on the ground.  The buses weren’t running, and neither were some of the trains I need to take, … Continue reading

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Freedom isn’t free…but the pool is!

Sorry I’m slacking so much on posting. I feel like I need an editorial calendar or something. Or at least a certain day that I HAVE to post every week. The truth is, it’s been unbearably hot here this week. … Continue reading

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