Watergate Hotel

Watergate Hotel – a trendy yet family-friendly gem

With all the personal upheaval in our lives in December 2017, we didn’t really feel like traveling anywhere. However, a change of scenery was very…

Gray's Papaya

Gray’s Papaya

If you’re looking for good quality fast food on a cold frigid day and you happen to be in NYC, Gray’s Papaya is your answer!…

Happy New Year

Happy New Year – I’m still here!

Happy New Year! Health scares and cross-country moves aside, I am only interested in looking forward. I hope you are too. We spent a mellow…

A deeply personal post

It’s been a difficult weekend. Seven days ago, it was not the case, though there were some warning signs. Last week, my husband, daughter and…

Fortnum and Mason biscuits

Fortnum and Mason biscuits

It’s 21 degrees F outside on a sunny morning in New York and I am enjoying a Fortnum and Mason biscuit with my freshly-made cup…

I was published on this website as a guest blogger

I’m currently on the other side of the pond, but I’m chuffed that I was invited to be a guest blogger on a Test Prep…

NYC subway

NYC Subway tips – getting around for less!

Do you want to get around NYC for even less than $2.75 a trip? You’ll probably say, yes by walking. But you can make your Metrocard…