Exploring NYC in 36 hours!

Hello Sunshines! On today’s post I’m sharing with you all how we explored NYC in a short 36 hours a couple weekend’s ago! (Actually probably less than that if you include the necessary 8 hours of sleep :)) Prior to our trip, we researched and planned out the places we wanted to visit on this trip to the T, meaning I knew exactly how long it took from Murray Hill to get to the Brooklyn Bridge and which route we should take on the Subway. Disclosure, I am a crazy planning nut! I know many people would prefer to not make plans and go with the flow, but for me, I need my checklist and would go crazy if I left everything up in the air :X. That being said, I know things don’t always go according to plan, and that I can accept…you reshuffle your to-do-list and go from there! Mr. P and I had a 5 PM flight Friday night and landed around 8:30 PM at Laguardia. From there, we ordered an Uber to our friend’s house in Murray Hill, which was app 30 mins with minimal traffic at night (other than driving on the sidewalk because of a truck being stuck in the middle of the road!). That night was spent catching up with friends and drinking lots of vino! The next morning, with a little over 24 hours left in NYC, we started our day bright […]

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Austin (Part 1) – Street Art & Murals

Hello sunshines! I am so excited to share with you all our most recent trip to Austin, Texas! I decided to split this LONG blog post into two parts because I had way too much to write and way too many pictures to show. Part 1, this post, will be all about the awesome street art & murals that Mr. Photographer (aka Mr. P) and I found while walking around the city! Part 2, which will post this weekend, will be about where and what we ate & drank and places we knew we had to see. Many of you know that I get super excited about finding cool street art & murals. I could not believe my luck as we stumbled across a total of 11 pieces of art; well, 10 to be exact, since the Hope Outdoor Gallery was already on my list :). Living the Goodlife in Austin, TX – E. Cesar Chavez & Waller Fast Folks Cyclery and Café – 1201 E Cesar Chavez St (E. Cesar Chavez & Waller) Welcome to Fast Sixth IBIZ District – 1201 E 6th St (E. 6th & Waller) ‘Til Death Do Us Apart – E. 7th & Waller Austin, Texas – E. 6th & I-35 One Cool Cat – E. 6th & I-35 Capital Building – E. 8th & Congress Cool Car – E. 8th & Congress Mosaic Jazz Mural – E. 11th & Waller HOPE Outdoor Gallery – […]

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