3 posts published in January 2016

Event Match

January 1, 2016

When I’m on vacation, I don’t hesitate to join a New Year's party solo. It’s part of the adventure and it's usually being held where I’m staying.

Yesterday, I asked, “Why would you not do the same when you are at home? “ As I explored options for New Year's Eve, I came across a cabaret theatre show followed by a dance party. This resonated with me. I wanted festivities with the hats, the noise makers. I wanted to clap, call out, move to the beat of the music and to meet people. I found my...

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Underground Adventure

January 14, 2016

I am always on the lookout for new adventures. I've learned that stepping out of my comfort zone is where magic and happiness thrive.

In the company of 4,000 participants meeting up at 4 locations in Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn, I selected the right “equipment” and then headed to the East Village meeting point.

The remit was clear - get on the first train, remove your pants and act nonchalant. Disembark the train at a assigned platform stop and get on the next train with your pants...

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Double Dip

January 31, 2016

Looking to add pizzazz to a car ride home from a weekend getaway? Energize your journey with a rest stop adventure or two. Make the trip home a daycation of its own.

I’ve always wanted to visit the New England Carousel Museum, but for years I didn’t.

When I was looking for places to stop, I spotted that there was a community meal scheduled there. This was a chance to view the collection for an hour, stretch my legs and share a meal with new friends.

It was late Sunday afternoon and there...

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