Category: Neighborhoods

QQ Nails and a Village Walk

On Sunday I met Kate for a girls day ( mani- pedi style).  She selected a place down in the village and I have to say, four days in and I am pretty happy.  Reasonably priced, remarkably clean, and friendly.  QQ might be the nail place for me.

MapMyWalk

Today I tried out a new app.  MapMy Walk.  It isn’t everything I had hoped it would be (mostly because i cant figure out how to retrieve my walks), but it did provide me with ….. A map of my walk, at least the part where I remembered […]

A trip to Queens for Pianos

  we are going after pianos in a big way today   this is the plan for the day Quaint just seemed like a perfect place to stop for lunch. Its really a Piano hunt but since we are out in Queens we figured let’s check out the […]

Hoboken

I went to Hoboken and I loved it.  Coming in From Miami and landing at Newark was a new experience… and nothing makes me want to try something new like doing something new.. and we needed groceries.  So, Hoboken it was.  What a place to live if you […]

A Drive to the Cloisters

  Is it Washington Heights or Inwood?   and this is the plan for the day.   the only hesitation is lunch.     and will i pass out from exhaustion before we are done?  off we go….   We did it all tho the cloisters and the […]

How Many Will I See?

I saw this article this morning, printed it out and started making my plans. I think I will add a photo every time I see one.. I have seen the wind at the entrance to Central Park… today I may go see a dog holding a taxi… or […]

ABT Studio Rehearsal

One of my favorite things is Ballet.  Dance I like but its too general a description.  I like the flow, and the beauty of traditional ballet.  Since moving to NY my thrill is ABT, American Ballet Theatre, and as a Patron I received an invitation to visit the […]

A walk in my neighborhood

A cool spring day, not really but close. The freezing temperatures have risen enough to make a leisurely stroll once again a pleasure. Honestly, I was reluctant to leave the house but oh sao glad i did. We walked down to the river- peeking into the grand houses […]

Jefferson Market Library

Wow.  The most beautiful Building, inside and out. The day began with a flurry of activity and only at the last minute did I decide to venture out.  To the movies of course.  To see Faces, Places at The Quad Cinema… more on that later. I took the […]