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Hell’s Kitchen: Valhalla

Valhalla is our neighborhood bar, our go to place. Part of it is that it’s just up the block, basically on the way home. It’s on 54th and 9th which means that it is way too easy to stop by whenever we go out or, well for that matter whenever we’re at home. We go […]

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The Bronx: City Island

Hubby always finds fund things to do in the city. When he told me that we were going on a walking tour of a quaint island about 2 hours from Manhattan I was pretty surprised. I thought walking tours of quaint villages were for old, retired people who had nothing else to do. When he […]

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Back in town

We’ve been adjusting nicely to the big city, finally settling in and beginning to act like we live here instead of just being tourists who feel like they have to do something every minute. I can tell you that not only made us fat but it also was taking a toll on our bank account. […]

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Crowds and lines

New York has a lot of people. So does Tokyo and Sao Paulo, but I cannot for the life of me remember standing in a line 50 people deep to try and buy some tofu. But that is New York. There are crowds and lines almost everywhere and supermarkets seem to be the worst. Last […]

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Restaurants and bars

eat drink sound – the beginning

Quick update – I tried to get this post done weeks ago but between all of my devices could not get one pictures uploaded, so I finally caved and bought a new computer. I’m hoping it’s going to allow me to post more frequentl, we’ll see. So, let’s try this again – here we GO! […]

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