Upper East Side in the Summer

Here in Toronto, we’ve had the privilege of an unseasonably warm fall season, but the cold of winter is finally starting to move in and I can’t help but think back to hotter days under the sun. I love New York City in the summer. Before this year’s August long weekend in the Big Apple, my […]

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7 Ways to Fall in Love with NYC

When I travelled to New York City as a kid with my family, I always dreaded it. For some reason, my parents were always fascinated with visiting the Statue of Liberty or joining a bus tour to hit up the best shopping venues in the city. But as I’ve grown older, I’ve had the fortunate […]

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Staying in NYC: The Waldorf Astoria

Waldorf Astoria New York | 301 Park Avenue, New York City, NY | ★★★★ | $$$$ What do you think of when you think of “old money” in New York City? Of course, the Upper East Side rings bright and true as the definition for the term. But for me, one of the first things that comes […]

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It’s Alive!

Something mysterious happens when you make a sweeping declaration that there is absolutely nothing going on in your life. Almost overnight, everything seems to start up again and, before you know it, it’s several months later and you’re really not sure where any of that time has gone. That’s what my choice of blame is when it comes to the question […]

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The Year So Far…

For the first time in a long time, life has been moving at a much calmer pace than I have been made used to. I’m not sure if it’s because of the dawn of the new year, or the fact that the city is encased in ice (thankfully the weather is warming up) so everything […]

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