I Can’t

Disgruntled MNR Commuter

Dear Metro-North Railroad, On behalf of the hundreds of disgruntled, LATE-for-work, and tired MNR commuters, please don’t ever completely cancel a rush hour express train again…you must be completely out of your minds, you inconsiderate fools! The train I’m referring to is the Hudson line, in-bound 7:44 this AM (from DbsF) which was cancelled for […]

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Lady in Dunkin

Today on the Train #11 Every NYer, without even thinking, knows that you can find any of the following chains within a 2-3 block radius of any given street corner in Manhattan: According to a City Room story on the @NYTimes back in 2009, “Dunkin’ Donuts, which has more outlets in New York than any […]

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Knitting

New hobby alert? Drums fingers… Dr-Evil Finger-to-mouth: I definitely think I can be one of those people victim to the bandwagon effect, but I’d say it’s more over curiosity than it is popularity or satisfaction in “following” other people. Hobbies are hard to define, for me at least- I guess it’s the answer to the […]

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What Irks Us

Another exciting moment for me, on Twitter of course! Remember my post on “Catching Zzz’s Somewhere Else“? Well, that same day I’d noticed the featured “Play” section in the AM New York – a mini section- highlighting ‘social’/street-fun from fans. I decided I’d hustle to get my name/twitter handle mentioned on there! So I went to […]

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Humbled

Good deed before 10 AM? #boom, #winning. There I was… mastering an entirely different language- my Italian, conjugating under my breath -ire verbs- the hardest to remember, and a woman in her 30’s, who I’ve seen before (I never forget a face, or voice for this matter), with a high pitched childish girlie voice, is asking […]

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Metro Homework

Yes yes. I’m all about my social media! Love to follow great brands working hard to make their presence on social uber engaging! Who did it for me today? Metro New York, the free newspaper? Yeah, they have a really great “Club Metro” where you can signup for cool sweeps and contests (my favs!) and […]

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Maison E. Goyard

well well, a chick finally came close enough to me on the train for me to try and decipher the handwritten designer of the tote I couldn’t name from this post>>. Google confirmed that what I thought read “Segoyard Paris”, really read Maison Goyard, Paris. Goyard totes! Praise jesus I finally figured it out! In […]

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