NYC Update


Today you find me begging for a bit of a reprieve as I settle into my new schedule. Because ya’ll, this new job is fast and furious and about eleven hours a day. That doesn’t leave much time for other activities and I’m sadly behind on both my blog research and fun quota. So instead I thought I’d share a little about what’s been shakin’ since I moved last Saturday.

My street (above) is gorgeous, with slate sidewalks and a park right across the street. Literally. I’m lucky enough to have a drop-off laundry service and dry cleaner right around the corner, along with about a billion delicious restaurants and bodegas. Not to shabby for Kelly! My commute to and from the office is a snappy half hour, and I get to check out the Manhattan skyline as I cross the bridge every day. My office is near beautiful Union Square (and the surrounding stores where I want to shop daily), it’s sunny when I arrive and dark when I leave and there hasn’t been time for much else.

I aim to change all that this weekend. I also aim to catch up on this space here, so for now I thank you for your patience and continued words of congratulations and encouragement. You’re some good eggs.

12 Comments on “NYC Update”

  • Adrianna

    what is your new job? so exciting!

    10-26-11 » 9:47 am »

  • Angel Y.

    Everything sounds absolutely divine! I love Fort Greene so much and I’m glad you’re enjoying it. :) I can’t wait to hear more about your life in New York. Enjoy!

    10-26-11 » 9:52 am »

  • adele

    So jealous you’re in NYC,but also happy for you!!

    10-26-11 » 10:30 am »

  • justagirlLaura

    This sounds AMAZING! Well, maybe not the ten hour days part, but everything else is incredible. Take your time and really enjoy it all!

    10-26-11 » 11:08 am »

  • Katie Dalebout

    sounds like my dream come true! Keep enjoying it and making the best of all the little things! Can’t wait to hear about the rest of your meanderings!

    10-26-11 » 12:36 pm »

  • fine little home

    yay,on the new job and digs! maybe i’m not remembering a mention of the big move(i can’t remember my name sometimes) but it seems like it happened over night, hopefully you can find some time to enjoy this amazing new life/city.

    sending you all the best… girl!

    oh, now i better go enter that kick ass giveaway ; )

    10-26-11 » 3:34 pm »

  • sarah

    you’re the good egg! so happy for you.

    10-26-11 » 5:11 pm »

  • karey m.

    so proud of my girl! xo

    10-26-11 » 6:24 pm »


    Give yourself some time, we’re here, ready to read you! Enjoy the view, the sounds, the smells of the new neighborhood (believe me, I’m new in town also)

    10-26-11 » 6:38 pm »

  • Cindy

    As a fellow Ft Greene resident that commutes to the city daily, I understand those 10 hour days! Enjoy the neighborhood, and make sure to check out some of the food highlights (Romans on Dekalb comes to mind!)

    10-27-11 » 8:48 am »

  • Emily

    Welcome to BKLYN and Union Square! DON’T MISS: Fishs Eddy on 19th Street (if you haven’t already been!)

    10-28-11 » 12:56 pm »

  • jessie

    huzzah! hope you had a good one, dear. :)

    10-30-11 » 1:17 pm »

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