Oh no! New York Sports Clubs’s to remove “Gym Times” from ClassPass April 30th

April 15, 2017 / 0 comments

Back in June 2016, Classpass began a partnership with NYSC. With 40+ New York Sports Clubs across Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens, Classpass users could use their “Gym Times” to access NYSC for ad-hoc work outs.

The sweetgreen promo code good for $3 off sweetgreen

December 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Despite a pre-diabetes diagnosis in 2009 and spending over a decade in California, if you had suggested that I have salad for a meal even three years ago, I would have scoffed at you and ended our friendship.

What happened to King-Sim Ng from the Manhattan Chinatown documentary?

July 19, 2016 / 0 comments

Earlier this month, The Atlantic featured a emotional and powerful documentary called “Aging and Alone in Manhattan’s Chinatown“.

Sweetgreen Discount: $3 off sweetgreen with this coupon code

June 28, 2016 / 6 comments

Despite a pre-diabetes diagnosis in 2009 and spending over a decade in California, if you had suggested that I have salad for a meal even three years ago, I would have scoffed at you and probably ended our friendship.

Are 40 of the 100 best American restaurants in New York City?

December 15, 2015 / 1 comment

In a new approach to ranking the top restaurants in the world, New York dominated the list when filtered for restaurants in the United States.

11 dim sum restaurants that use push carts in New York City

October 26, 2015 / 0 comments

I’ve heard that some dim sum restaurants have moved away from pushcarts so that their small plates come out hotter and fresher.

“Dockpocalypse” hits Citi Bike stations in East Village, Alphabet City

October 22, 2015 / 0 comments

Living near the East Village, it’s not a rare occurrence to find the two Citi Bike stations nearest my apartment completely bare. When it happens, I have to walk to a station a couple extra streets to grab a bike.

Get 24 free months of Citi Bike by referring 24 friends

October 21, 2015 / 0 comments

Are you considering Citi Bike? If you open a new annual membership, you can get a free month through if an active member refers you for a membership.

Why you should take a Lyft (Line) from JFK to Manhattan

October 6, 2015 / 5 comments

Those of you that read this site know that I prefer Lyft over Uber and specifically, the Lyft Line service is an efficient and reasonable transportation option.

New York vs. San Francisco: The population density between the two densest cities in the United States

December 17, 2014 / 2 comments

Despite San Francisco being the second-densest city in the United States after New York – it always feels empty when compared to New York City.

The ultimate list of the best “cheap & tasty” restaurants in Manhattan (updated)

December 3, 2014 / 2 comments

One’s definition of “cheap” becomes skewed when they live in a city like New York for a long enough time. Cheap becomes relative.

Are Asian immigrants being targeted for MTA subway attacks?

November 24, 2014 / 0 comments

This is an article that I originally wrote for American FOBs. I corrected a mistake and made some slight edits to this version for clarity. 

Habitual Holiday Hazelnut Hoarding

January 10, 2014 / 12 comments

> I’m so obsessed with Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf’s hazelnut lattes, that I purchase their hazelnut powder to try and recreate them at home.

YOU GO GIRL

Morning motivation in the East Village

December 5, 2013 / 0 comments

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