By Sara Melomedov
It's finally spring in NYC, and that means that it’s almost Mother’s Day! It’s time to reward mom for giving you the gift of life (and dealing with you throughout your angsty teenage years). Every mom has different styles and interests, so it can be a challenge to find a gift that’s unique enough to make mom feel special on a day that’s just about her. In a city as distinctive as NYC, it’s a great idea to take advantage of the city’s many fantastic local merchants when looking for a gift that isn’t run-of-the-mill. These handmade gift ideas come from Etsy.com sellers based right here in NYC! Support small businesses, and reward your mom with a gift she can’t get just anywhere.
At the end of the 1600s, the Dutch colony of New Amsterdamâ€”the forerunner of what is now New York Cityâ€”was largely similar to what we see today in that it was built on commerce and that it hosted a religiously- and ethnically-diverse population. Becau
Far up the coast on the west side of Manhattan (some would say, â€œcloistered awayâ€) is the dramatic Cloisters. This extension of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (the full description of this facility is in another entry), is in Fort Tryon Park with dram
At the end of the 1600s, the Dutch colony of New Amsterdamâ€”the forerunner of what is now New York Cityâ€”was largely similar to what we see today in that it was built on commerce and that it hosted a religiously- and ethnically-diverse population.
From our Partners at Platinum Properties Going green is a great way to save money and do your part for the environment at the same time. Whether you are moving to a new apartment or simply want to revamp your current one, here are the best ways to make your NYC apartment more environmentally frie...