New York City

Seeing the Statue of Liberty — Only Took 21 Years

August 25, 2014
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Statue of Liberty Visit I moved from Germany to America 21 years ago, which seems like a lifetime ago. Well, it is — half a lifetime. I lived in Los Angeles for many years and then moved to Westchester, NY, seven years ago after meeting Don, marrying him at Lyndhurst Castle, and having baby L. […]

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Marriott Helps You Discover More of New York City

December 25, 2013

If someone would ask me where I’d want to go on vacation, my answer wouldn’t be Hawaii or Nepal: I have been wanting to go away for just two or three days forever, close to home so there isn’t much planning or a plane trip involved. That’s my idea of a vacation. I would love […]

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Wordless Wednesday With Linky: MoMA With Mom

November 5, 2013
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My Mom is visiting from Germany and she wanted to spend a day in New York City with me. Done. Yesterday was a sunny fall day and we took the train to Grand Central after dropping off L at school. We had breakfast at Le Pain Quotidien and then walked to MoMA. Here are a […]

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Tickets Giveaway for The Art Of The Brick LEGO® Exhibit

July 15, 2013
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Sweet Beth Feldman invited us to visit the world’s biggest display of LEGO® art ever, The Art Of The Brick, and since Landon loves LEGOs, this definitely warranted a trip to New York City (226 West 44th Street at Discovery Times Square). We actually got to meet Nathan Sawaya, a lawyer-turned-LEGO-artist, who has made his […]

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