A Love Letter to New York City

A year ago today I wrote this. The feelings remain…

nycToday, I had a lengthy conversation about why I love the city I now call home – New York City. It is often the case where people ask me why I made the decision to move to one of the most expensive, tough, chew you up and spit you out kind of cities in the world. When they do, I reply with one simple answer –

Never in my life have I been more fulfilled by anything or anyone. Whether I’m exploring the city “alone” or embracing the millions of people (friends or not), New York is me. New York is about me. New York makes me who I am. It is what I believe in. And some would even venture to agree when I say, “New York is my boyfriend!” It is a perpetual love affair, I hope never dies.

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Spring Fling – Top Five Things To Do in NYC This Season

The official day of Spring may have been weeks ago, but the weather could’ve fooled us all. After months and months of layering, hibernating and cuffing (well, some of us), New Yorkers are feeling “free” to meander about town (notice the number of single people out and about..it’s not a coincidence).

Now that we can finally frolic in the fresh air, there’s no shortage of amazing activities to partake in. Check out my top five favorite things to do in the Big Apple this Spring. Continue reading “Spring Fling – Top Five Things To Do in NYC This Season”

Valentine’s Venues – New York’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants

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Photo Courtesy of: Thomas Stegelman

Just one week away, it can be overwhelming deciding where you and “bae” will cuddle up and dine for V-day. But with no shortage of romantic restaurants in sight, I’ve created a list of the Top 5 most romantic restaurants in all the 212 (or 347, 917, 646… you get the picture). Check out Nikki’s favorite fab five for Tuesday’s dreamy dining destination – Continue reading “Valentine’s Venues – New York’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants”

Empire Excitement

IMG_0137Summer in the City is something special. The weather is great, everyone is out and about, and there’s definitely no shortage of things to do. So when you set out on a random Saturday evening with no plans in tow, you can expect not to be disappointed, even with the simplest of plans… and that’s exactly how my weekend evening turned out.  Continue reading “Empire Excitement”