Losing your sanity in NYC? There is a way out… New Jersey, falsely advertised as the “armpit of America”

Losing your sanity in NYC? There is a way out… New Jersey, falsely advertised as the “armpit of America” 2021

The challenges of living in New York City are well documented in every form of popular culture. As…


NYC Bingo

New York City Bingo 2021 - How to know you're a local

Every person I meet who lives in New York has a story about something they've seen or something…


Getting a COVID Excelsior Pass in New York once you're vaccinated 2021

With vaccinations for COVID-19 rolling out across the country, it's now time to start thinking…


Complete guide to car Insurance for expats and foreigners 2021

Complete guide to car and auto insurance for expats and foreigners 2021

If you’re planning to buy a car in the US, you’ll also need to buy auto insurance to legally be on…


How to Buy a Car in New York 2021

So, you want to buy a car? Sure, living in New York City means it's easy to get around on the…


Where to get a PCR test and results in less than 72 hours in New York 2021

Where to get a PCR test and results in less than 72 hours in New York 2021

Australia (amongst other countries) has recently announced that you need to get a PCR test and…


NYC Restaurant Week (to go) is here for 2021 (for only $20.21)

NYC Restaurant Week (to go) is here for 2021 (for only $20.21)

For those of you not familiar with Restaurant Week: Traditionally it's been a celebration of New…


Four

My fourth year in New York City

Well, it started with promise and a whole lot of life, And ended with COVID, panic, and strife. But…


Getting a COVID vaccine as a non-citizen in America

Getting a COVID vaccine as a non-citizen in America 2021

The vaccine is here! We're not out of the woods yet though, with a population of 328.2M+ in the…


5 Tips to Survive An American Winter 2020/2021

5 Tips to Survive An American Winter 2021

Sitting here watching a "Blockbuster Storm" roll in over New York City (love the language, thanks…


How much to tip the Super (and Staff) in your Building for Holidays 2020

How much to tip the Super (and Staff) in your Building for Holidays 2021

Tipping is very important in the U.S. not only culturally but for the financial well-being of many.…


4 reasons you need renter's insurance. Everyone does. You need it. Seriously.

5 reasons why renter's insurance is important and essential 2021

You probably don't think you need renter's insurance, or maybe you've never thought about it, I…