. Who loves “Top Gun” as much as I do? It is only the end of March and I am super excited for May 26! That, my friends, is the day that the Intrepid Air and Space Museum launches it’s annual free movie series with my favourite 80’s movie. Outdoors. On the flight deck. Of … More Intrepid Summer Movie Series 2017!
I often get asked why we chose to live on the Upper West Side of all the possible NYC neighbourhoods. To be honest, there are so many reasons but lifestyle, familiarity and community were the driving factors. Our Toronto neighbourhood was called the Beaches, a walkable part of town that felt like a village in … More Upper West Side Love
We survived! Hahaha, of course we did. I’m actually just writing this to close the loop from my earlier post. The “storm of the century” missed us and we were downgraded from “blizzard” to “winter weather”. We got 8 inches of snow and a bunch of freezing rain. All the kids had a snow day, … More So how was the storm?
Last week was the first I’d heard of the Nor’easter, a type of winter storm akin to snowmaggedon, where schools are closed and non essential persons are told to stay off the roads. It’s the very storm system making its way to NYC as we speak. We are from Canada and having grown up in … More Calm before the storm
I remember sitting at home in Toronto, planning our move and being really excited for the opportunity to live in Manhattan. We knew it would be different- moving from a house into an apartment, selling our cars and walking everywhere etc. Yet somehow I randomly got stuck thinking about the logistics of grocery shopping in New … More New York – where everything can be delivered!