This is the Tracy’s New York Life podcast and features excerpts from my life in New York City. In this episode, I reflect on the circumstances that led to my move to New York.
Living in New York City can be an emotional rollercoaster. If there’s one piece of advice that all locals and tourists should follow, it’s this – pick and choose your battles. Not all negative situations and encounters are about you, personally. And chances are, most New Yorkerss have gone through the same. If you find yourself in any of these… Read More
Despite having over two million residents and being one of the most ethnically diverse areas on earth, the borough of Queens has long been underestimated as a vacation destination. That is until 2015, when Lonely Planet named the borough the top place to visit in the US. If you’re looking to travel to New York but hesitant about venturing outside of… Read More
‘Tis the season for holiday parties….. You’re probably in the midst of planning Thanksgiving dinner, a Christmas soiree, and other family get-togethers, or you will be very soon. Hosting an NYC holiday party in an apartment can present its challenges. In fact, cooking for a large group isn’t always enjoyable when you have a small space, and depending on the layout of… Read More
Did you know there’s a list of NYC buildings with dedicated zip codes? My first job when I moved to New York was in the A&D Building in Midtown East, and yes, it has its very own zip code –– 10155. Other buildings that have exclusive zip codes include the Chrysler Building, the Woolworth Building, the Empire State Building, and the World Trade… Read More