Spring is one of my favourite seasons. Although it’s coming to a close with warmer temperatures, I still get excited to see new flowers bloom! I paired a Uniqlo pleated skirt (shop it here) with a lace crop top, pumps and a crossbody bag for a chic summer look.
The energy of New York City is always infectious. Sabina and I visited NY a couple weekends ago, and we had an amazing time, and fabulous weather (you can read all about our trip here)! I was also so excited to be able to finally wear sandals and a fun red Free People dress I picked up at the Nordstrom Warehouse sale.
After finishing law school, I didn’t have much time to breathe… the first week was spent moving back home, prepping for a job interview (I got it!) and catching up with friends and family. Then came studying for the bar exam, which pretty much swallowed up my whole time. I was chatting with my friend Sabina of VitaandModa.com one day, and we decided to book a Girls weekend in New York City on a whim! We didn’t know where we were staying, but thanks to my friends at Expedia.ca, they helped us with a perfect hotel in the perfect location! Keep reading for a recap and itinerary of our girls weekend in New York City!
There are so many places to stay in New York City, but we were so excited Expedia.ca helped us book The Carnegie Hotel. Located in Midtown on 56th Street and 7th Avenue, directly across from the iconic Carnegie Hall. Our room was fabulous, spacious and had an incredible view of Carnegie Hall. The room was very modern, with an incredibly comfy king-size bed. There was a fridge in the room, perfect for storing snacks or a bottle of Prosecco, and floor-to-ceiling windows that had automatic blinds. One of my favourite features was the double vanity. Sabina and I could both get ready at the same time, and the mirrors even lit up – for expert makeup application!This hotel is new, and everything felt so fresh and modern. The girls at the reception desk were so friendly and fun too!
The best part was the location. It was a 15 minute walk to Lincoln Centre, 5 minutes to Fifth Avenue, and about 10 minutes away from Times Square. There were many subway stops nearby, and Columbus Circle steps away. I would definitely stay at The Carnegie Hotel again, but you can check out more hotels in New York at Expedia.ca.… View Full Post
Cherry blossom season is a precious time in Toronto. Everyone rushes to High Park to see the Sakura bloom in late April or Early May. This spring was no exception, and I was glad to be back in town to catch the last of the blooms. I actually found a secret spot in Toronto, close to my new home which was completely tourist free! If you send me a message, I can share the secret…