Category Archives: Adventures

Bar Roma

If there is one thing I love about New York City’s restaurant industry, is its charm. The restaurants might be tiny, but they are full of character. It’s something I’m always captivated by each time I eat in the city. And Bar Roma on the Upper East Side is no exception. When Channing sent an email… Read More

Gone Fishing

They say a bad day fishing is better than a good day working. Saturday, I set out to see if there was any truth in the saying. It was my first time going fishing. I chose it as my annual birthday trip so that I could force myself out of my comfort zone. I decided… Read More

Flying High With My Eagles

My 28th birthday was on the sixth. It fell on a Tuesday this year. Thirty minutes before the clock struck 12, I stepped out the shower and immediately searched for the sage Channing gave me days before. I had an interesting day and my stress-relieving body wash didn’t do a good enough job washing away what… Read More

At Least There’s Wine

I’m not going to lie. Transitioning into my new position has been more of an adjustment than I thought it would be. The first week, I was so uncomfortable sitting for an extended period of time, I fidgeted in my retro white computer chair all day. Despite every effort, I just couldn’t get the templates right. When I… Read More

Night At The Met

I’ve been thinking. About what draws people to each other. After a conversation at work, I decided that women are attracted to passionate men. But. I think the same can be said about friends. I realized that after attending the fifth-highest attended exhibit at The Met, China: Through the Looking Glass, with Channing. Personally, I’ve… Read More


I don’t know about y’all, but I needed this three-day weekend. Bad. I know that goes without saying, but let me explain. Before I got my new job, I worked every. single. holiday. including Thanksgiving and Christmas. Surprisingly, New Year’s Day was the worst. I’m talking ongoing waiting lists all day long. It was so hectic, my body… Read More

Once Upon A Time

Once upon a time in a land where the Nittany Lions reign, A smooth sophomore met a sassy freshman with a unique first name. He was polite, sweet and she liked that he offered to help with her bags, But she didn’t know him so she walked behind vowing if he tried anything, she was… Read More

Toronto Tale

If a day trip to Toronto taught me anything, it’s that you just can’t plan everything. And as much as I hate planning, I really tried. Here’s the thing. Toronto is an hour and a half from Niagara Falls, which isn’t a bad drive, ahem, ride. That is, unless you get caught in traffic and… Read More

Niagara Falls

You know what I love about Groupon? It makes far-fetched, distant and sometimes even wacky experiences possible.There is something about realizing an adventure is in your budget. That’s what happened with my recent vacation to Canada. One day, I was browsing the app saying how I’ve always wanted to see Niagara Falls. My love agreed… Read More