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Bastille Day in NYC

One of my NYC traditions (is it a tradition if I’ve only done it twice?!) is celebrating Bastille Day. Why, you might think, do I celebrate the French national holiday in NYC? New York City has a large French and francophone community and, each year, this community gathers together to put on a large Bastille Day celebration on 60th Street between 5th Avenue and Lexington. Hosted by Alliance Française, this fête lasts for five hours and welcomes tens of thousands of…

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Life Lately: Spring Activities in NYC

Hello again, friends! It’s been awhile since I’ve written something more personal. I’ve been sick for what seems like the majority of May and busy with work, which doesn’t give me much of a life! Alas, I’m finally feeling…

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Storm Stella in NYC

There are two magical times in NYC: during a snowstorm and just after a snowstorm. I LOVE NYC covered in snow, and if you follow me on Instagram, you’ll get that message loud and clear. I’m so glad I got…

Autumn in Central Park

One of the things I love about living in NYC is my close proximity to Central Park. I didn’t live close to anything green in London, so I feel like I missed most of the autumn foliage because I…

Life in NYC: UNGA Edition

Ahh, September in New York: the time when summer slowly starts to come to an end, when the nights get a little longer, and when the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) comes to town. As written in my earlier…

Life Lately: Happy Things

Time flies here in New York. Work makes the days go by relatively quickly and I spend my weekends either in hermit mode or out exploring. I still have so much more I want to see but I’m slowly…

Life Lately

Hello, everyone! I’m so happy it is officially the weekend. After being sick last week and having a full week of work this week, I’m definitely glad for the break. Here’s what’s been going on in my life lately:…

Life in NYC: Favourite Moments

So, I’ve been in NYC for about two months already (time really flies) and I’ve had some pretty good times. I always enjoy seeing new places, and New York is no exception. It’s been a wonderful place to meet…