Tag Archives: New York

Subway Stories: Missing my stop

Originally written the afternoon of March 6: You know that feeling when you’re in a bus or on the subway (or MRT or LRT, as the case may be) and you sort of “drift off” and suddenly find yourself missing … Continue reading

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Smoking buses and school choices

I was busily drafting a blog post on the bus when traffic ground to a slow crawl not even halfway through my usual sojourn into Manhattan. When it finally eased up and it looked like we were well on our … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday..

I hope everyone had an uneventful weekend and that we start the week on a positive note. I’ve taken to Twitter (@GothamChick) and am slowly getting the hang of it. I’m still trying to “learn my way” through it, though. … Continue reading

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Brrrrrrrrrrrr……

Yes, it’s freezing cold in New York today. These pictures will tell you just how cold it is. I made it a point to look out towards the fountain when my bus pulled over to drop me off at my … Continue reading

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New York City IN COLOR

The Empire State Building has been standing proud bedecked in various colors night after night after being in it’s plain white glory.  I take some of these pictures 41 storeys above street level, and some when I walk out of … Continue reading

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Deep into Autumn

I started writing this post late last night and I’m by my bedside right now trying to get Angelo to get out of bed.  So while he says “Two minutes..,” I thought I’d attempt a post before all of Friday … Continue reading

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“Me” time in the city

I meant to hop on the Third Avenue bus but ended up instead on the 6th, so I ended up taking the “scenic route”, getting off on 34th and Park Avenue and walked down to Grand Central. Park Avenue is … Continue reading

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Treat of the day: Cheesecake with Graham Cracker Crumbs from DOUGH in Bryant Park

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Pecan Pie.. maybe next year

So Thanksgiving is officially over and we must now get busy preparing for the next big holiday — which, at least as far as my family and I are concerned happens to be Christmas. Funny that I should be writing … Continue reading

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Basking in the glow of Autumn

I finally had the good sense to take out the camera before I reached this curb in our community where this majestic tree becomes visible.  On a day-to-day walk, I end up rushing past it as I walk to the … Continue reading

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