New York: My Annual Pilgrimage to the Orchid Show

Every March, I find myself making a trip north to the Bronx. The reason? Orchids, of course. Since moving to New York three and a half years ago, it has become a yearly ritual for me to attend “The Orchid Show,” held annually in the beautiful greenhouse at the New York Botanical Garden. The show’s theme … More New York: My Annual Pilgrimage to the Orchid Show

New York: A Trip to Thailand at NYBG’s Orchid Show

I’m currently in my third year of living in New York (when did that happen?!?!), and one of the cool things about that is I’ve now done certain events enough times that they’ve begun to feel like real traditions. Take, for example, New York Botanical Garden’s annual Orchid Show. I visited in 2015 and 2016 and … More New York: A Trip to Thailand at NYBG’s Orchid Show

Stepping into the Magical World of Frida Kahlo at New York Botanical Garden

I used to think of the New York Botanical Garden as “far” away, sort of in the same way I tend to think anything outside Manhattan is far away (yes, I know that is untrue), but some events are enough to convince me to make the trip. In fact, some are enough to make me take the … More Stepping into the Magical World of Frida Kahlo at New York Botanical Garden