Take care of your plants in summer: tips to survive the heat

Summer time is finally here and New York City feels really hot. With temperatures set to soar into the 90s my plants are feeling the negative effects of the heat and I am definitely getting ready to keep them alive and healthy. Although I grew up surrounded by indoor plants I didn’t know that you…

Back on record: I love the vinyl

This is my first record player. We live in a time where the technological advances run as fast as they can that many great things have become obsolete and disappeared... However, it is almost magical how so many of those forgotten things are coming back to life, and creating a great vintage lifestyle between the…

How to make the best hummus from scratch

Being vegan has been such an interesting and challenging journey, not only because of the people around me who want to make me believe that I am wrong, but also because honestly, you need to be creative and your body needs to get all the nutrients. First of all, I have to confess I am…

Fall in love with Forth Tryon Park and The Met Cloisters

Autumn is coming to its end and the cold weather is taking all over the city. However, you still have time to look up the colors of the trees, thrown up a bunch of leaves and fall in love with fall. Recently I came to Fort Tryon Park uptown Manhattan where I was absolutely amazed…

How to fall in love with New Paltz

The sun, the mountains, the snow… The peace! That’s what I was looking for, some days ago; I was seeking for a quiet place for meditation, for a moment to contemplate Mother Nature… Not that I was going through some rough patches, I just feel that my mind needs some kind of connection with the…

The magic of autumn is here

Fall is finally here, I can feel the crisp air, see the gray sky and smell the dry leaves…This is exactly what I’ve been waiting for. Yellow trees, walking through crisp autumn leaves, hot tea and walks to the mountains, cozy cats, pumpkins carving, poncho and marathon movies at home on Sundays. That’s what fall…