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A Guide to Taking Yourself Out on the Town

A Guide to Taking Yourself Out on the Town

The Jewish New Year holidays have ended and with them, quality, enriching festivities that followed. Once things shifted back into schedule, (more or less), I finally had some headspace to breathe, reflect, and make future plans. Now don’t get me wrong, I love spending time […]

Greek  Jewish  Festival  2018

Greek Jewish Festival 2018

In the spirit of adjoining cultures and traditions, the wonderful people at Kehila Kedosha Janina, the only Romaniote synagogue in the Western Hemisphere, has once again presented us with the Greek Jewish Festival. The Romaniote is a very distinct group of Greek-speaking Jews whose history […]

MoMA

MoMA

After getting back from my crazy, fun, breathtaking, unimaginable, spiritual trip to Israel, you wouldn’t think I’d need to soak in any new culture for a while. But, I’ve recently made it my mission to explore at least one new part of NYC every week […]

Chinese Lunar New Year Festival 2018

Chinese Lunar New Year Festival 2018

Last Friday I went to Chinatown in hopes of capturing some exciting shots during the Lunar New Year Festival. 2018 falls into the year of the dog, which, according to Chinese Zodiac, symbolizes personality and fortune. Celebrants of all creeds and ages came to applaud […]

Central Park Treasures

Central Park Treasures

There’s nothing quite like Central Park in the wintertime. I’m not talking about the ice-skating rink or this year’s Winter Jam. I’m talking about the lesser-known gems this park holds. I won’t go so far to suggest these are hidden treasures, (cinematic classics and corny rom-coms have scouted these […]

NYC Vintage Train Swing & Jazz Festival 2017

NYC Vintage Train Swing & Jazz Festival 2017

I firmly believe that everyone should attend at least one vintage-themed event in their lifetime. Let’s face it: it’s the closest we’ll ever come to experiencing time-travel, (unless you know something I don’t.) So you can imagine my utter delight when I found out the […]