New York: A Saturday Morning Walk from Manhattan to Brooklyn

After spending September through December in Paris, I returned to New York this January with a renewed enthusiasm for exploring the city I call home. Some of my missions? Check restaurants off my seemingly never-ending list, visit the spots I’ve been meaning to get to out forever, and walk, walk, walk in an effort to get… More New York: A Saturday Morning Walk from Manhattan to Brooklyn

New York: Soaring Above the City on the Roosevelt Island Tramway

One thing I tried to do last summer was be more intentional about checking items off my New York City bucket list, as too often in the past I’ve left a city sad about everything I left undone. And while I don’t plan on departing New York anytime soon, there’s a lot here, obviously, so I… More New York: Soaring Above the City on the Roosevelt Island Tramway

Rome: An Afternoon of Market Tasting, Cheese Sampling, and Pizza Making

My walking tour of Testaccio was not my only food-related activity in Rome. Wanting to try something a bit more hands-on, I thought Walks of Italy seemed to fit the bill: a food tour with market tastings and pizza-making. While the pizza-making turned out not to be too in-depth, the day was still fun and the food we… More Rome: An Afternoon of Market Tasting, Cheese Sampling, and Pizza Making