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Wanna take a Sex and the City Film Location Tour?

I’m always looking for a different way to see a place, especially if I’ve seen it a lot. Having lived in Manhattan and worked in the entertainment industry, there were obviously places I’d not seen and things I’d not done. But

January 15, 2015 4
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VIDEO: Halal Food Trucks in New York City | (The Halal Guys Review)

Halal Food Trucks in New York City | (The Halal Guys Review) I’ve always loved getting food from the Halal Food trucks in New York City. They’re cheap, filling and there are a lot of them. But with many truck menus being similar, it’s hard to say what the difference in the food could be.

December 20, 2014 2
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14 Commandments of the New Yorker Bible

New York City.  The Big Apple. Manhattan. The Manhattan lifestyle is a unique beast. New Yorkers are busy, time-calculating, straight-forward and don’t show remorse expressing how they feel, even if it’s blunt honesty. Hey, it’s business an we’ve all got places we need to be.  Nothing personal. But as busy as New Yorkers are, you’re bound to find a […]

December 23, 2009 2
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Saying Goodbye to my New York Lifestyle

“Only the strong survive” is the city’s motto and it sums up its proud promise. The concrete jungle can be a raging beast, fast-balling you with lessons of all shapes and sizes- from managing crazy clients with excessive expectations and emergency deadlines, to mastering a typhoon of many things going wrong all at once! It will test your levels of fitness, endurance and…

December 23, 2009 6
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New York Fashion Week ’09: GREEN fashion

Designers, fashionistas, models, wannabes … and me. Sometimes finding your GRRR in traveling simply requires finding the energy and means to attend some of the more highly-publicized (and velvet-roped) events in your city.

September 29, 2009 0
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How to sightsee in your own city

Your life is on autopilot and it’s as if you’ve chosen the most boring episode of your life’s favorite show and put it on re-run. Predictable, tired, spark-less, flat – your relationship with your city drowns under the depression of monochromatic daily routines. How many of you know how this feels, say Amen….

Even in New York- despite the fast-paced city and nightlife- I occasionally experience the lifestyle boredom of people in say, a small town in Ohio. The tricky part, however, is getting that LIFE control Repeat button unstuck!

August 31, 2009 1
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Canoe race on the Hudson River waves a paddle to the Statue of Liberty

Click here for popout Picasa slideshow Canoe paddling is not a sport that naturally comes to mind when you think of New York City or the East Coast, …but think again. Each summer, east coast canoe clubs  make their way out to the Big Apple for the New York Liberty Race to represent their coastal […]

August 14, 2009 2
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10 Tricks to re-designing your New York apartment

Here are 10 Insider tips and tricks which will help anyone moving or already moved to NYC, survive the compact and harried lifestyle of the Big Bad Apple.

Looking back to when I first moved into the city 8 years ago, I realize that nothing could have adequately prepared me for the New York City mentality and lifestyle. New Yorkers are a unique breed of urban warriors and survivalists…

August 6, 2009 1
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Big dreams in tiny New York City spaces

NYC Survival Guide (Pt I): Big dreams in New York City meets with small spaces. A New York resident’s reason for living in the city, surviving the small apartment lifestyle and the trade-off that makes it all worth it!

August 2, 2009 2
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