One Hidden Beach in New York to Visit this Summer (<2 Hours Away)

We finally got that summer feeling after going to the beachย ย this weekend ๐Ÿ–โฃโฃโฃโฃWe didnโ€™t want to take public transit to get there so we packed light and jumped on our bikes for a 1.5-hour ride to this hidden beach in New York – Fort Tilden Beach which is an extension of Rockaway beach. It wasnโ€™t … Continue Reading

Best Summer Bike Rides in Brooklyn and Queens (and one in Manhattan!) + 6 Bikes to do it in Style

This post was originally published on March 28th, 2020. I wish I was writing this article under different circumstances. As the weather gets warmer , I always start to look forward to biking season – when I can jump on my trusty iron horse, load Pluto into the basket and go out there and start … Continue Reading

My Woodstock Glamping Adventure

A few weekends ago, I headed out of the city with Maxim, Pluto, my sisters and friends for a much needed getaway in Woodstock, NY. We stayed at the coziest cabin courtesy ofย Glamping Hubย and spent our time hiking, bonding, playing games, soaking in the hot tub and snuggling by the indoor wood stove. It was … Continue Reading

My Trip to Chicago. Part 1: Stay & Entertainment

At the end of August, me, Maxim & Pluto decided to leave our usual New York stomping grounds and check-out Chicago, a cultural center in the Midwest. Chicago is a vibrant metropolitan city known for it’s music, culture, Lake Michigan and magnificent skyline: As a die-hard New Yorker, I was more than pleasantly surprised with how … Continue Reading

Summer Destination: Atlantic City, NJ

Summer is the time to get away on a vacation! There is nothing better than to escape all of your responsibilities for a day or two and do an impromptu getaway. And if you don’t think that you have time or $$$ to travel, then you’re mistaken. One of the closest weekend getaway destinations from … Continue Reading

How I get my Glow while Traveling

This post is sponsored in partnership with Chanel. It’s so easy to neglect your beauty routine while traveling. I’m surely guilty of this. I always find that whenever I travel, I have to give my skin some extra love and attention, especially when traveling to different climates. The change from your normal environment can really … Continue Reading

My Trip to Washington, DC

Maxim and I took a trip to Washington, DC last month on a whim to see the highly anticipated cherry blossom bloom. The Cherry Blossom Tree (Japanese Cherry Tree) was a special gift from Japan in 1912 to represent the close bond forged between the US and Japan and today it is the ultimate signal … Continue Reading