Fitbit Force

For Christmas this year, Ken got me the best present ever – a Fitbit Force: Right after I got the watch/bracelet/fitness tracker, I got sick and watched my step count go from 5,000 to approximately 2,000 per day. That was me going from my bedroom to the kitchen (also walking up and down stairs), from [...]

Han Dynasty

On Saturday, the weather was absolutely dreadful and Ken and I were not in the mood to cook, so we were thinking we might be able to get a seat at Han Dynasty, the new Chinese restaurant from Philadelphia that opened recently on 3rd Avenue in the East Village. I called just to ask if [...]

Tea at Tache Chocolate

Before I went to Chicago for the end of the year, my friend Christine and I met up for tea at Tache. Tache is located on the lower east side and sells chocolates, teas, gelato and also teaches chocolate making classes in the basement. While we were there, a father and daughter took a class [...]

Happy New Year!

This is a late post, but Happy New Year! I had big plans for December, but traveling got the best of me and I ended up running out of time! Then during the holidays, I was very sick (coughing up a lung at my in-laws house in Chicago!) and ended up staying in bed everyday [...]