Too much to do

There is a never ending list of great things to do and see  these are my favorites from TimeOut.  Ill try to see them all…. Dorothy Iannone, “I Lift My Lamp Beside the Golden Door” Iannone, an American ex-pat artist who lives in Berlin pays homage to the Statue of Liberty, portraying The Lady In […]

Sing For Hope Pianos

As if there isnt enough to do now I am off to locate fifty pianos and one mini cooper over the next 20 or so days. Sing For Hope places Pianos around the city for people to enjoy then donates them to schools.  There must be more to it.  So over the next few days […]


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 commute into the city.  Affordable, friendly, markets […]

Banksy mural

Just a drive by. But that’s enough Banksy unveils mural at historic Houston Bowery Wall protesting Turkish artist’s imprisonment

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 Fort Tryon Park, which are in the […]

Brown Sugar

A restaurant we aren’t going to today because it doesn’t open until 4 pm.

Mel Chin- All Over The Place- UPDATE

We went back to the Queens Museum yesterday to check out the fully installed exhibit.  Interesting how after bit of reading and a few visits things become clear.  Interesting how when I last was there and discussed the exhibit with Mr. Chin’s assistant no one mentioned that it was many different works, rather than one […]