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16 Amazing Places to Eat and Drink in NYC

16 Amazing Places to Eat and Drink in NYC

I cannot definitively say that these are the best places in New York (with the exception of Di Fara – just get there), but I ate at loads of places throughout my week there and I didn’t include anything that was subpar. So how’s that for an endorsement? Seriously though, I want to go back…

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By Cynthia, October 29, 2018
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Midway in the Fall 10 x 10 Style Challenge

Midway in the Fall 10 x 10 Style Challenge

If you’re reading this you’ve probably already caught up on the rules of the whole thing, so I won’t get into more of that. The short and sweet version is this: 10 items, 10 days, 10 ways – as created by StyleBee. So how am I faring being limited to only 10 items for 10…

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By Cynthia, October 20, 2018
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10 Things Making Me Happy This Fall

10 Things Making Me Happy This Fall

I’m switching up this Friday’s Fave by talking about 10 of my current faves! Call me crazy, but I just kinda wanted to make a list. Because I love lists. But for real…I do. Here’s 10 things making me happy this fall: 1. Velvet everything. I bought a velvet top (featured in my 10 x…

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By Cynthia, October 19, 2018
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Fall 10 x 10 Style Challenge

Fall 10 x 10 Style Challenge

I’m pretty sure that until you’ve done some sort of challenge where you have to re-work the same articles of clothing a bunch of ways, you can’t really call yourself a style blogger. Well friends, get ready to cross-stitch me a badge and paint my name on a sash because I’m ready to join the…

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By Cynthia, October 15, 2018
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The Best Time of Day to Visit the Empire State Building + Some Tips For When You Do

The Best Time of Day to Visit the Empire State Building + Some Tips For When You Do

I can be a complicated woman: I love to hit the tourist spots but I despise throngs of tourists. Typical, right? 😏 So when I started planning my trip to the Big Apple, you can imagine my consternation. I needed to find the best time of day to visit the Empire State Building while avoiding,…

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By Cynthia, October 10, 2018
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Fly Me Anywhere: Cheap Flights When You Don’t Know Where To Go

Fly Me Anywhere: Cheap Flights When You Don’t Know Where To Go

I first discovered to Fly Me Anywhere some years ago when I was living in Korea and it’s been one of my unintentionally best-kept secrets for finding cheap flights. What makes Fly Me Anywhere different from other flight search engines is that it searches for flights based on where you ARE, not based on where you…

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By Cynthia, October 5, 2018
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Reading “Man Alive” by Thomas Page McBee

Reading “Man Alive” by Thomas Page McBee

Man Alive is a beautiful, simply powerful book written by a man about his experiences moving through abuse, trauma, and his transition into his rightful body. It’s the 3rd book I’ve read this year as part of my 2018 Reading Challenge and I’m so glad I chose it (and ordered it 2 separate times to…

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By Cynthia, September 24, 2018
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