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  • My guide to good-for-you NYC

    In order to balance the hecticness of the city, you need to find ways to ground yourself and find serenity in the concrete jungle. The traffic, cars honking, fast walking serious people, slowly walking sidewalk hogging tourists and the noise of constant construction, cars flying by, people talking and subways rattling can get to you on […]

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  • THE PLAZA FOOD HALL

    I was doing a story about New York City’s food halls for my day job and needed to go take some photos of the Plaza Hotel’s Food Hall. I had no big expectations, I assumed it would be something similar to Harrod’s Food Hall in London, but smaller. But wow, I was truly impressed with […]

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  • ELLARY’S GREENS IN WEST VILLAGE

    I’ve  been wanting to try Ellary’s Greens since they opened, but just never quite made it there. Until my friend Mirva had her birthday lunch. Ellary’s menu focuses on natural, organic vegetarian food with limited meat and fish options. Butter and cream are banned from the kitchen. Menu clearly indicates what dishes are vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free […]

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  • MARIMEKKO STORE IN NYC

     I absolutely love Marimekko’s bold patterns and colors. My last purchase here was their Unikko tote bag, which is such a perfect bag for the spring/summer. I always carry it in my pocket book so that I can say “NO” to plastic bags at stores. Marimekko is a Finnish company based in Helsinki that has made […]