NY Minute: 5th Avenue Holiday Sights Tour

It’s only the 2nd week of November and winter has begun in New York. I looked out the window and watched the first snow falling from the sky. Though winter is not my favorite season, I can’t help but smile as I recall how my hubby and I enjoyed the first day of snow last […]

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Food & Love: Homemade Dutch Apple Pie

Hi everyone! I’m so happy to share with you that today I made my first successful Dutch Apple Pie! I said “successful” because I tried making one a few weeks ago, but it was a disaster. I’m new to baking, and I guess I’ll be making a lot of mistakes along the way. The good […]

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4 Reasons to Celebrate Life

It’s 6:00 AM. In 18 hours, it’s going to be my birthday! For weeks, I wasn’t really sure how I felt about this. I used to look forward to celebrating my birthday. I would travel to a new place I’ve never been before, eat in a fancy restaurant, or dance the night away. This year, […]

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Burlington, Vermont: Lake Champlain Cruise

Sunny skies, calm and clear blue waters….. It was a lovely day for a cruise at Lake Champlain in Burlington, Vermont. We arrived a little early for the boat ride, so my hubby and I walked around the waterfront and reveled in the beauty that surrounds us.     The Spirit of Ethan Allen started […]

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Indian Ladder Farms: Apple Picking, Donuts, and More!

Happy October! The leaves are starting to change here in New York. The weather is getting colder, and it’s time to wear those cozy sweaters, tights, and boots. Fall is in the air! My hubby and I welcomed this season by going apple picking last Saturday. We went to Indian Ladder Farms in Altamont, NY. […]

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Food & Love: Zucchini Bread

Hi everyone! Welcome back to……Food & Love. I started this new series last month to document my culinary journey as I try to improve my kitchen skills. I’ll be sharing with you some quick and easy recipes from friends and family. I’ll try to cook or bake these recipes, and hopefully make something edible for my hubby. […]

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Do It With Love!

If you correct someone, correct them out of love. – St. Augustine Years ago, I worked as a Training & Development Officer for an airline company. My tasks involved conducting Customer Service Workshops, observing the Customer Service Agents, and giving them feedback. My boss was one of the most admired and respected Training Specialist. She […]

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