Countdown to Christmas

We are already well into December and although I am not feeling so festive at the moment for some reason I can´t help but to smile like a child and let myself be carried away by all the decorations and lights around the city. The big Christmas tree by Rockefeller Center and the decorations along…

The Wall

In the aftermath of the US elections 2016 a lot of feelings have surfaced. Many have celebrated the victory of Donald Trump while others have gotten the election blues because Hillary Clinton did not win or because Donal Trump did. A clear division of the US population has been made visible, which to some extend scares…

Pride

Two weekends ago I went to see the Pride Parade taking place in Manhattan. 5th Avenue was filled with rainbow colours, people with extravagant costumes, dancing people, hashtags and slogans supporting the LGBT community and music, happiness and pride. The Pride Parade celebrates the pride and the rights of the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender)…

New York Spring Fling

Spring has arrived to New York after a long and cold winter and it feels amazing. Magnolias blossom everywhere and the city offers so many sunny moments to sit down and enjoy a cup of coffee with a friend. Total bliss! – Våren har kommet til New York etter en lang og kald vinter og…

Vintage Shopping

Vintage shopping in New York is the best. Whether you are looking for quirky old toys, faded, brown colored photos from the previous century or classy retro designer sunglasses you can be sure to find a vintage shop to suit your preferences. I usually go to East Village for vintage shopping as it is easier…

Village Walks

I have finally managed to get back on track with life after a pretty busy 2 weeks. It has been a lot of work, events and other things that come with the job. So this Friday I had a night on the town with my friends and have spent the rest of the weekend enjoying New…

Busy Days

Life is pretty hectic at the moment. Work is busy and will be for a while. I´m still catching up with my social life after the holidays and meeting my friends over coffee/brunch/lunch/dinner/drinks! I love that my social circle is just expanding the longer I live here and I love that I hang out with such…