Category: TRAVEL


I woke up early in our fabulous borrowed downtown Austin condo and set to work on a plan. Big thanks to my friend Kim who sent me some info on what’s going on in Austin today. With that in hand and a need for a grocery, a bakery, […]


Just because I didn’t make it to Bushkill Falls doesn’t mean i didn’t have a great day.   Driving from Philadelphia to New York City can take a couple of hours, or it can take all day.  We took all day, it was lovely.  Windy roads, hills, trees, […]

Cooper Hewitt

What a lovely surprise in every way.  I have never been to The Cooper Hewitt before and now I want to live there.  Located in an a converted mansion on 91st Street, the museum displays the extensive collections of the two Miss Hewitts, granddaughters of industrialist Peter Cooper. […]

Teuscher’s Chocolate

At about  $4.75 a bite I thought it was crazy but went in to buy for  a friend.  Then I tasted a sample.  It took a moment but it was $6.25 worth of pleasure. “Teuscher’s”  I was dreaming the name in my sleep.

Canal Street Collective

When I was heading down to the Dim Sum Luncheon I took the 6 subway to canal street. Listening to  with the calls of “want a purse lady” and “Rolex watches” I turned to find this charming market.  One side food, the other a variety of food kiosks.  I […]