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Navigating NYC: The Subway

April 3, 2018
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Uptown? Downtown? Local vs. Express? All phrases one may be unfamiliar with not being originally from or residing in NYC.  While there are many forms of transportation to get around the subway is like the veins of the city. Since moving here I would say the MTA is mostly reliable. However, if you were to ask the 5.6+ million people who ride the trains daily I’m sure they would agree that each trip is like a never-ending guessing game of making…

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What my $1200 NYC apartment looks like

January 21, 2018
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 It’s officially been two months since I moved into my cute little NYC apartment and honestly, sometimes I still can’t believe it! So to celebrate I’m sharing how I snagged my studio and what it looks like. Finding my NYC Apartment Apartment shopping in New York is like a full-time job on its own. Luckily, I had a bit of time on my hands but the process was still long and tedious. There are numerous resources out there to help…

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Miami to Manhattan: Moving to NYC

November 28, 2017
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Long time no see! It’s been a crazy few weeks since my last post but I’ve finally accomplished my goal of moving to New York.  Honestly, even though I’ve been here for a little over half a month it still feels so surreal.  If you follow me on Instagram/Facebook you know getting here involved many flights back & forth for various interviews and then packing up everything in a week once landing the role I’m in now. Why the move?…

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A New York Minute

October 8, 2016

What do Frank Sinatra, Jay-Z, & Alicia Keys have in common? Their love for New York.  Last weekend I traded the warm Miami weather for a 48-hour visit to the city that never sleeps.   Although not new to the concrete jungle it was my first time experiencing it as an adult. Originally, the plan was to attend the Meadows Festival but as a seasoned festival-goer their lack of organization followed by a double cancellation of The Weeknd (first a headliner, then placed in a lower slot) definitely made me re-think spending…

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