Vintage Trains and Rocky Peaks

Another animal-planet morning. Hey, for a New Yorker who only sees invalid pigeons and subway rats watching chipmunks and a variety of colorful singing birds is very exciting. Driving on the way back to New York I finally spotted the vintage train I saw advertised in many of the brochures thrown around grungy delis and…

Chasing Cats and Waterfalls

New York City has been incredibly hot. And humid.  We just emerged from a heat wave with temperatures over 100F. So what’s a New Yorker to do when the heat amplified by the concrete melts their soul? Head up north, in the mountains. Whether taking the I-87 or the Palisades Interstate (the latter being significantly…