FriYAY Favorites 7.3.15


Here’s what I’m lovin’ this week: Orange Is The New Black Season 3: [Disclaimer: Don’t read this section until you’ve finished all three seasons because I can’t promise that I don’t spoil anything for you.] I just finished season 3 of Orange Is The New Black this week, and I have to say that I’m still… [Read More]

Central Park Fun!


The island of Manhattan seems so small, but when you are in Central Park, the park seems so large! I could spend the entire day just wandering around and exploring new areas which is exactly what I’ve been doing the past few weekends. For my first Central Park adventure, Nick and I ventured to the Upper… [Read More]

FriYAY Favorites 6.26.15


New York Public Library – I recently renewed my library card, and I’ve been checkin’ out books left and right. Okay, I’m actually on looong wait lists for most of the books I want to read because of their popularity, but I’ll get to them eventually. I’m currently reading Glitter and Glue by Kelly Corrigan (library… [Read More]

Restaurant Review: La Tarte Flambee


La Tarte Flambee is a secret, little gem tucked away in the Manhattan neighborhood of Murray Hill. Nick and I recently had dinner there (Okay, a few dinners there!), and I still can’t stop thinking about its delicious food and charm. While the restaurant has two adorable, tiny tables out front which are perfect for… [Read More]

My 2015 Summer Bucket List


It’s officially summer in the City, so I created a seasonal bucket list to make sure I get the most out of this beautiful weather before the leaves begin to change. Below are some things I want to do before the last day of summer on September 22rd.: Take a day trip to the Hamptons…. [Read More]

2015 Solstice in Times Square


I hit snooze after my alarm went off this morning at 5:30AM. The sound of rain coming down outside my window wasn’t very encouraging as I debated whether to get out of bed or not, but I’m sure glad I did! Today happens to be the first official day of summer, the longest day of… [Read More]

The Vacation Diaries: Hiking in Colorado


While the crazy Colorado weather kept us from marking #35 off my bucket list (a hot air balloon ride through the Rocky Mountains), we were able to get in a couple nice hikes during our Memorial Day Weekend Trip out West. On Thursday, we stayed close to the condo and explored some nearby paths that… [Read More]

2015 TIU Bikini Series Check-In: Week 8


I officially completed the Tone It Up Bikini Series last week! I’m proud of myself for finishing an entire challenge and that I ran just over #150bysummer (barely!), but I’m more excited for all that I learned and experienced these last eight weeks which I wanted to share below: While I still believe the Tone It Up… [Read More]

The Vacation Diaries: Beer, Baseball & Black Bart’s Cave


We had big plans while in Colorado for the Friday before Memorial Day Weekend! We kicked the day off by making our way to Golden, Colorado – home of MillerCoors Brewery (Nick’s favorite beer!). Unfortunately, the line for the tour of the facility was over two hours long. Instead, we opted to skip the tour to… [Read More]