Saturdays at Saratoga

Saturdays at Saratoga

When planning a trip to upstate New York in the summertime it’s almost impossible to miss or even consider going to the Saratoga Race Course. It’s what Saratoga is known for other than it’s fantastic spring water. Growing up going to the track was something you did at...
Takeout Traditions with Panda Express

Takeout Traditions with Panda Express

Takeout Traditions If anyone knows me, you know one of my favorite things in the entire world is getting takeout or delivery on a Friday night. It’s been a Friday tradition for me since I moved to the city almost 2 years ago. Chinese food is definitely a go-to choice...
Surviving my NYC Commute with Podcasts

Surviving my NYC Commute with Podcasts

As I stand and write this blog post from the subway station waiting for my train to arrive and bring me home I am reminded that there is never a truly dull commute in New York City. Just this morning I was serenaded by a busker to Harry Nilsson’s without you on...
Lavender Farm Adventures Upstate

Lavender Farm Adventures Upstate

Each time I take a trip to upstate New York I like to try or go somewhere new. It’s always nice to see different spots in a place that is so familiar to you. This past trip upstate I went Lavenlair Farm.  It is a lavender farm just outside of Lake George, NY in...
Exploring the Botanical Garden

Exploring the Botanical Garden

Spring is here but hasn’t seemed to have officially arrived here in New York yet. Needless to say, I am very eager for the flowers to pop up out of the ground and the trees and grass to turn from brown to green. I was in desperate need for my inner plant mom to see...