Madison Square Eats

I’m living and working in NYC this summer and, before arriving, one of my most stressful tasks was the housing search. We’ve all heard horror stories about New York’s housing market, and even as someone who was just looking for a temporary spot to call home, I was overwhelmed by all the options and logistics … More Madison Square Eats

Travel Notes: Siracusa, Caltagirone, and Piazza Armerina

In May and June of 2011, I spent 5 weeks traveling around Europe. This post is one of a series chronicling the different places I visited on that trip. After Taormina, our next major stop was the town of Siracusa. Where we were staying – the old historic center of town – is quiet, with … More Travel Notes: Siracusa, Caltagirone, and Piazza Armerina