Things I Learned in NYC, Part 2

September 2, 2011

Happy Friday! And 2nd day of September. I love this time of year…

Things I Learned in NYC, Part 1

WIAW: The New York Palace edition

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Billy has his very own brand of honey.

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Love Grown Foods granola is sold at my new favorite market.

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The New York Palace gives welcome bags, including Jelly Belly candies. Star

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I’m quite happy with a white, fluffy king-sized bed, and a hotel that provides a quality hairdryer. Can’t remember the last time I packed a hairdryer.

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Cappuccino? Check. Espresso? Check. Red wine? Check. Ceramic dog? Check.

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I am drawn to classic/unique/ironic art and design. The NY Palace delivered.

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The city really did shut down in preparation for the storm.

(Saturday afternoon on Madison Ave.)

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But that didn’t stop us from finding some action on Saturday night.

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And exploring the (almost) deserted streets.

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The bear had his own security guard. Go figure.

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Back at the hotel…false alarm. Whew.

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Before we were fully aware of the constant food buffets at our hotel, we picked up some potential emergency storm essentials.

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Better than the alternative…

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I was reminded that hot tea and stormy weather make me sublimely happy.

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Stay tuned for even more from our trip to NYC!

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What’s your favorite stormy weather eat or drink?

What about your favorite stormy weather activity?

I like a little of everything – cuddling up inside, playing games, watching movies, and getting outside to explore and feel the weather.

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