What’s Up: November 2019

Hi friends, happy end of October! This month was filled with three hikes, a trip to Vermont, Halloween candy, and some exploring. Iโ€™m feeling refreshed and lighter now that my busy season is over and Iโ€™m working normal hours the rest of the year. Iโ€™ve been busy soaking up all things fall because come November…

Top 5 Things to do in Manchester, Vermont

Hi friends, welcome back to my final post about our trip to Manchester, Vermont! Today Iโ€™m sharing my top five activities to do in Manchester. When I first start planning my trips, I head to Pinterest and read as many blog posts about the destination that I can find. I make a list of things…

Fall Foliage and Hiking in Manchester, Vermont

Hi friends, welcome to part two of my weekend in Manchester, Vermont! I was most excited about hiking on our trip and seeing the fall foliage, and it was everything I had hoped and imagined it would be! The leaves were the perfect color and it was so amazing to be in the fresh air…

The Best Coffee and Quick Bites in Manchester, Vermont

Hi friends, happy Monday! Jon and I are back from a relaxing weekend in Manchester, Vermont. Iโ€™m so excited to share our trip! Manchester is the perfect fall road trip since it is only a 4-hour drive from NYC, it has plenty of hiking, and it has so much beautiful fall foliage. One of my…

Hiking Breakneck Ridge: A Day Trip from NYC

Hi friends, welcome back! Ever since we got back from Scotland, Jon and I have been determined to go hiking. We got some hiking boots and broke them in, but we hadnโ€™t been on a real hike until this past weekend. I researched some cool hikes, but the only accessible hike from the city I…

An Afternoon on Governor’s Island Part 2

Hi friends, welcome back! As promised, Iโ€™m sharing my Part 2 of Governorโ€™s Island. We went this past weekend on a chilly, but sunny fall day and had such a relaxing time. In case you missed Part 1, you can catch up here. Once we departed the ferry, we headed straight to Fort Jay for…

The Only Pumpkin Bread Recipe You Need

Hi friends! Hope you had a great weekend! Yesterday was a little gloomy, the perfect day for watching football, lighting a candle, and baking some pumpkin bread. On my fall bucket list I included making a pumpkin recipe, and this pumpkin bread recipe did not disappoint! It was easy to make, I had all of…