Since world wide travel opportunities are still limited, making day trips to nearby sites has been my go to for adventure this spring. We will be moving from New York soon, so I have scoured the internet with nearby places of interest to visit before we become full time Floridians.Continue reading “How to Walk Across the Brooklyn Bridge”
This time of year in New York is always refreshing after a long cold winter where we sometimes feel we’ve all been hibernating. This year the changes are magnified due to the relief we are beginning to feel as the world gets back to normal.Continue reading “New York City After COVID”
We all have our own memories of that day. I was teaching in a school 40 miles away, but I remember seeing the darkened sky and the fear on everyone’s faces as parents came to take their children home from school that day.Continue reading “The 9/11 Memorial Museum: what to expect”
I’m always looking for new adventures and the ones where I don’t have to pack a bag and fly somewhere can be a fun diversion and a good way to put off the inevitable chores around the house.Continue reading “Bronx Botanical Garden and Arthur Avenue”
I love to give and receive the gift of a memorable experience. If I can not travel to a new exotic location, making a day trip into New York City is always an adventure I enjoy sharing with friends and family.Continue reading “Hamilton Tour and a visit to Lower Manhattan”
The jet skiers soared high over the waves barely missing the stern of the speedy ferry arriving at the dock. Warm summer evenings in DUMBO, Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass, can be quite entertaining as well as breathtaking and scenic.
I have decided that this summer I would like to visit Manhattan at least 5 times. A matinee and dinner is the way to go for a date in New York City.
After the death of my husband I find that forcing myself to go out and embrace new experiences helps me to keep moving forward. Days hit me where I realize I am a widow and can barely do what is required in my daily life. I am getting used to having those days, but I won’t live like that every day. Moving forward has always been my motto and I need to keep going there.
New York City at Christmas time is magical. Dating after the loss of a spouse is a new adventure. Put the 2 together and it is a great night out on the town. Continue reading A New York City night out on the town.
Ever since my trip to Thailand I am fascinated with elephants. Chiangmai Elephant Rescue Center – Celebrating my Wedding Anniversary I have always loved animals actually. As a kid I marched around the neighborhood putting flyers in all the neighbor’s mailboxes … Continue reading Solo Adventure in NYC: The Bronx Zoo