NY Guide

West Village

Two weekends ago, my camera and I found ourselves in lower Manhattan in search of some good food. Tea service at Bosie Tea Parlor to be exact.  Alas, fate wasn’t on my side that day – Bosie was closed midday for a private event – but that didn’t prevent me from exploring the neighborhood and […] Read more…

New York Renaissance Faire

In the mood for whimsy? If you’re like me, you love an excuse to dress up in costume and mingle with like-minded people.  Thank goodness, then, for the New York Renaissance Faire! I had the opportunity to attend last weekend and couldn’t wait to share the details with you here. This was my third year […] Read more…

Errands in Flushing

Is it just me or was this a long week? My day job has me driving to and from Long Island on the Van Wyck Expressway every day.  It’s stressful, exhausting, and forces me to cram my errands into the very short weekend.  So I thought to myself, why not bring you along? And so […] Read more…

Top 10 Bed & Breakfasts for a New York Elopement

Get ready to fall in love. This post is for the off-beat couple.  The pairs who love the idea of a New York wedding but don’t buy into the hype surrounding Manhattan.  The couples who don’t want to see tourists out the corner of their eye distracting them from a Central Park ceremony.  Upstate New […] Read more…