The Met

Met Museum membership

If you plan to visit the Met multiple times a year – as a New Yorker, someone who lives within a 200 mile radius of…

Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers

I mentioned in my previous post that learning to ice skate was on my 2018 list. I have been taking lessons since January at the…

New skills to learn

I may have mentioned before that I am a certified educator. I am certified to teach K-12 in CA and have a Masters from a…

Ice Hotel

Ice Hotel in Quebec City

It’s March but the snow keeps coming in New York. So what better time to discuss the Ice Hotel? The one I want to talk…

Nutella Bar

Nutella Bar

Eataly in the Flatiron District is a one-stop Italian eatery/grocery/bakery/fishmonger/butcher etc etc – and then some. Nutella Bar within Italy is the place to go…

President's Day

Happy President’s Day

Few of us lucky ones have today off for President’s Day. As an educator, I’ve always had the day off, so I’ve been fortunate enough…

Valentine's

Valentine’s Ideas

So I just got back with a $12.90 bunch of beautifully fragrant pink roses from Trader Joe’s. Right down the street on Broadway in New…