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.

  • Adrianna

    October 26, 2011 at 9:47 am Reply

    what is your new job? so exciting!

  • Angel Y.

    October 26, 2011 at 9:52 am Reply

    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!

  • adele

    October 26, 2011 at 10:30 am Reply

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

  • justagirlLaura

    October 26, 2011 at 11:08 am Reply

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

  • Katie Dalebout

    October 26, 2011 at 12:36 pm Reply

    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!

  • fine little home

    October 26, 2011 at 3:34 pm Reply

    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 ; )

  • sarah

    October 26, 2011 at 5:11 pm Reply

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

  • karey m.

    October 26, 2011 at 6:24 pm Reply

    so proud of my girl! xo


    October 26, 2011 at 6:38 pm Reply

    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)

  • Cindy

    October 27, 2011 at 8:48 am Reply

    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!)

  • Emily

    October 28, 2011 at 12:56 pm Reply

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

  • jessie

    October 30, 2011 at 1:17 pm Reply

    huzzah! hope you had a good one, dear. 🙂

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