moving to nyc.summer 2009…I didn’t really know until just this morning how the album would come together. honestly, I didn’t decide until just a few days ago there would even be an album. but after I picked up the 62 … Continue reading the story.
happy fourth Originally uploaded by mere2007(a little late). we spent the afternoon at central park – on the lawn by the turtle pond – enjoyed a picnic from eli’s manhattan and great people (and dog) watching. Continue reading happy fourth.
lunch at southwest porch Originally uploaded by mere2007…a lot of walking, some shopping and plenty of time for fun. I honestly haven’t walked this much (for so many days in a row) ever. and now we’re headed off to central … Continue reading having fun in nyc.
(well, at least for now!) we spent the morning cleaning up and hanging pictures – got everything ready for the last piece – the coffee table. it arrived about 2:30 and katie had it together and ready for the final … Continue reading finished.
…to getting done. yesterday the couch, tv console table and a bookcase arrived. the only other piece of furniture is a coffee table and that’s supposed to come today. and since we don’t know when it will come, I expect … Continue reading getting closer.
…sitting at starbucks (york ave at 80th – just around the corner from katie’s apt) and uploading photos. and using katie’s mac, because I left my laptop at home. so far that seems to be the only thing I forgot, so that’s good, and I love the mac – but it is very different from what I’m used to! hoping I can figure out how to configure my flickr upload once it’s done! (edited – yes, I did figure out flickr, but what I can’t figure out is getting pictures into this post – not even links, so visit the … Continue reading finally time for internet.
170/365 – welcome weekend Originally uploaded by mere2007…fun plans to catch up on my sleep, a visit to spa sydell, costco (50 new york photos are ready!), wine on the deck with karen, lydia & katie (one last time, sob/sigh), … Continue reading welcome weekend.
dinner at becco Originally uploaded by mere2007…getting the apartment and a successful end (assuming of course that the lease signing goes fine today) to the apartment hunting trip. it’s very hard to believe we’ll be back in 11 days to … Continue reading celebrating.
…yesterday wasn’t quite so busy – we had a great run in the parkand then picked up stuff for a quick breakfast from dean & deluca. lots and lots of window shopping later, we stopped at this great gourmet grocery … Continue reading apartment hunting report – days three and four.
big news first – she found one! apartment 6H in a beautifully restored building on E 79th street, between east end and york avenues. it has lovely light. and a separate bedroom. closet space. and a very clean kitchen and … Continue reading apartment hunting report – day two.