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Friday's Five | janavar

Friday’s Five

1. The hottest weekend is lying ahead. For NYC there are an excessive heat warning and an air quality alert. Temperatures are said to reach 37°C (almost 100 °F), but thanks to much humidity it is going to feel so much hotter and worse. Mayor de Blasio has even declared a heat emergency. I have […]

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NYC Bloggers: My First Ever Blogger Meeting | janavar

NYC Bloggers: My First Ever Blogger Meeting

I have blogged for about ten years, more or less consistently on this blog (with a few name changes) since 2010. And it took those ten years before I finally went to my first blogger meeting. When I moved to Manhattan, I searched on Facebook for a NYC blogger group because I didn’t know anyone […]

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Friday's Five | janavar

Friday’s Five

1. My view when I leave the house. I can’t get enough of just walking around and looking up. Someone please pinch me because I really really live in Manhattan. 2. Are Beyond Meat And Impossible Burgers Better For You? Nutritionists Weigh In. I find this article intriguing because the results are different to what […]

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Women's Soccer - Welcome to 21st Century! | janavar

Women’s Soccer – Welcome to 21st Century!

My relationship with soccer started when I was a small child. My parents still tell the story where I apparently planted myself in front of my dad and told him that soccer was absolutely boring and useless. Could we please watch something else? (Back when we only had one TV with three channels.) My next […]

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Week in review: 1 - 7 July 2019 | janavar

Week in review: 1 – 7 July 2019

Hello, I am Jana and a Manhattanite. As you might guess just to write this one short sentence means that one of my life goals has come true. For six days we have now lived in our beautiful Midtown apartment and I still can’t fully grasp that this is real. By this I mean my […]

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