WALKING ON SUNSHINE

Something I don’t care about…St Patricks Day. Something I do care about…heat and sunshine! Yes, ladies and gentlemen – we have made it. For another year the entire population of New York has made it through another miserable winter and March has brought us some hope and happiness in our lives. This piccy courtesy of … Continue reading

HOW TO MOVE TO NEW YORK WITHOUT BEING SHOT

As an under 20 something, you move to New York for one of three reasons…. 1. To become rich and famous 2. To go to university 3. To work for some company you probably don’t like, but it brings you to New York so you are sucking it up. All of the above mean that … Continue reading

REAL MEXICAN FOOD AT REAL MEXICAN PRICES

Moving to America was like coming to the Holy Land. The holy land of cheese, meat and carbs! Mexican food is a far a cry away from Australia, so it has become a somewhat luxurious delicacy to me. In fact, I have developed such a love affair with this food group that I have found … Continue reading

STRAND BOOKS JUST GOT CHEAP

There are two perks to the worlds biggest book store – the discounted coffee table books and the fact you can amuse yourself for hours. The Strand is quintessential New York. As the loving home to 18 miles of books and book fanatics alike, this literary haven is a one stop shop for anything on … Continue reading

FASHION WEEK FOR REAL PEOPLE

The fashion-ista’s out there want you to believe the hype. They want you to think that Fashion Week is a totally amazing week of glamour and fun. Unless you are Anna Wintour or some sort of A grade fashion blogger, it’s a painfully draining period of long hours, no sleep, very unnatural body positions, endless … Continue reading

There Is No Place Like Home

Let me start by prefacing this by saying that I am not a blogger. I never have been, I don’t particularly want to be, but for the purposes of higher education, I have started this blog for the next few months at least, to entertain the notion of a passing grade. So on that note, … Continue reading