They pretended to be pirates and discovered a tree house…

Recently O had a day off school so we took a field trip to a public horticultural garden called Wave Hill in Riverdale, the Bronx. The gardens and a cultural center are part of an estate built in 1843 which has paths, trails, expanses of green grass to play on and gorgeous views of the … More They pretended to be pirates and discovered a tree house…

Expat life: finding healthcare providers in NYC

This was not our first move to the US, so I was familiar with “in-network” vs. “out-of-network” providers,  but if moving is a pain, it’s even worse when you have to find new doctors, dentists and optometrists and navigate a system totally different from what you are used to. In big cities, you can’t just … More Expat life: finding healthcare providers in NYC