How to get tasty treats from Australia in America

How to get tasty treats from Australia in America

This week I received a very very very special and exciting treat from Australia, namely…


Getting around outside in the winter

Getting around outside in the winter

Sure, you know how to walk, but do you know how to walk on snow and ice without falling over? Do…


How to prepare your apartment for winter

How to prepare your apartment for winter

Equally as important as buying good quality clothes is making sure that your apartment is ready for…


How to dress for the winter in America

How to dress for the winter in America

So it's getting a bit cold outside as winter approaches and you've come from a country that doesn't…


What's the deal with chess in Union Square?

What's the deal with chess in Union Square?

Union Square is probably the place in New York that I visit most. Living in Lower Manhattan and…


Who to watch in the NYC Marathon 2019

Who to watch in the NYC Marathon 2019

Not everyone in the New York Marathon has a cheer squad, and I want to fix that. While I'm not…


How to know which wine is good (and which is not)

How to know which wine is good (and which is not)

I like wine. It's delicious. When I'm asked, "red or white?" I generally respond "Yes" because I'm…


Aussie film BILCHED screening at Chelsea Film Fest 2019

Aussie film BILCHED screening at Chelsea Film Fest 2019

There's an Australian movie at the Chelsea Film Fest this year and you can go and watch it! Hal…


I got my learner permit (drivers license) in New York, here's how!

I got my drivers (learners) permit in New York, here's how!

A few weeks ago I trudged into the DMV with sweaty palms and my confidence on the line in order to…


No time (or not much time) to cook? Try food delivery!

No time (or not much time) to cook? Try food delivery!

It's an age-old story but finding time to cook in between working a thousand hours and trying to…