Weekly Roundup

I would really love to write more about my life on this blog (not too much, but just enough, you know?) because I love reading these sorts of posts on other blogs. I figured that I can start by doing a weekly roundup of what I’ve done this week. I won’t be writing much about […]

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My Favorite Restaurants in New York City

Sometimes I walk around New York City, and it makes me sad that I can never try every single restaurant. As much as I like trying new places, I also like going back to my favorite spots. Below are some of my tried-and-true favorites. Bagel Works This is where Evan and I always get our […]

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Dog Days of Summer

Hello! I figured that I would check in with a quick life update. This is my last week of work before August break. I’ll have two weeks of vacation, and I cannot wait!! I’ve mostly been lazy this month as I anticipate vacation, but I’ve managed to do some interesting things. I’m currently reading In […]

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My Favorite Room from the Kips Bay Decorator Show House

This was my first year visiting the Kips Bay Decorator Show House, and it was all that I imagined it would be. The Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club chooses a location each year (usually a townhouse), and they select a group of decorators to design a different room in the house. It is wonderful, […]

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Stained Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Above: Louis C. Tiffany, Tiffany Studio, View of Oyster Bay (detail), 1908 German, The Deposition (detail), 1444 William Jay Bolton and John Bolton, Miriam and Jubal (detail), 1842-48 Above and below: Attributed to Agnes Northrop for Tiffany Studios, Autumn Landscape (detail), 1923-24. C.C.B.B

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We’ve Moved!

The bad news: I haven’t written in a week. The good news: My boyfriend and I moved into our new apartment! We are almost completely set up, and I hope to have some photos soon. Our new neighborhood is higher on the Upper East Side, much more residential than where we were before.  In the […]

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A Gloomy Day in Central Park & Winter Wardrobe Classics

It was like a spooky October day in Central Park today! Despite the gloom, it’s been warm enough to wear a lighter coat. It’s been giving me some serious spring fever. I’m wearing my Via Spiga Trench Coat in sand (on sale!). It’s water resistant for rainy days, and comes with a detachable hood. I’ve […]

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Carl Schurz Park

Does anyone else love Carl Schurz Park? It is my go-to spot in the city for when I need some peace and quiet. As much as I love Central Park, it can get WAY too crowded with tourists. Carl Schurz is a great alternative, but also a wonderful park in its own right. I really […]

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