New York Normal: Adult Meal Plans

July 3, 2017 0
Do you remember college meal plans ? You received a set number of meals from the cafeteria, and if you were lucky, you got money on a meal card that allowed you to spend…

Discovering Seattle

June 25, 2017 1
On the eve of my next adventure, I thought it was time I finally put into writing what my recent trip to Seattle meant to me. Thirty is a BIG birthday. It’s a milestone.…

Finding Your People: Making Friends in New York City

June 21, 2017 1
There’s one thing that I couldn’t pack-up and bring with me New York City. No matter how hard I tried to fit them in my suitcase, it just wouldn’t work. It’s hard to leave…

The New York Normal: Three Years Later

June 13, 2017 1
It was near the beginning of year two in New York the first time I really felt like a New Yorker. I was leaving my office in Midtown. As I stood at the corner…

Eat, Pray, Love Didn’t Make Me Do It

June 7, 2017 2
How is this for an Eat, Pray, Love experience? I’m sitting in my New York apartment practicing Italian phrases in preparation for my first European adventure. A few weeks ago, I read a collection…

The Struggle is Real: New York City Apartment Hunting

January 3, 2017 3
I watched intently as my boyfriend raised the pick-ax above his head and slammed it back down on my bulky couch. When I battled that same narrow doorway I knew two and half years…