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The 4 Best Furniture Rental Companies in NYC

Renting is a way of life in NYC. Apartments are constantly changing hands and people...

The 13 Best Poufs and Ottomans Available Online

Decorative and functional, poufs and ottomans are some of the best accent pieces a home...
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Guide to Living With a Pit Bull in NYC

Dogs! They’re man’s best friend, a chew toy’s worst enemy, and are prominently featured on...

A Guide to Chicken Ownership in New York City

Raising chickens is no longer a pastime reserved exclusively for those living in the country....

Best (and worst) Tasting Tap Water Across U.S. Cities 

Growing up I remember my mom vehemently against drinking tap water. Even when we would...
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A List of Illegal Pets in NYC

According to the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, “by law, most...

Tips for Keeping Rabbits in Your Apartment

Easter is here, which means you will find store shelves crowded with ceramic rabbit figurines...

NYC Spring Cleaning Tips

Spring. The time for renewal and fresh beginnings. The time for warmer weather, Easter dresses, and outdoor...

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Brooklyn Bridge New Bike Lanes Are Open

Does your daily commute take you in the direction of the Brooklyn Bridge? Is a bicycle your primary form of transportation in the city?...

How to Beat the MTA 

If you’re new to New York, you’re probably just getting used to our fancy 24-hour transit  system. This modern engineering marvel can get you...
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How Calling 311 Can Help New Yorkers Address Certain Living Problems

One of the best things about living in New York is the people. Within a single city, you’ll find 8 million different people, with...

The Great Blizzard Wrecks NYC in 1888: The Largest Snowstorm Ever

March 11, 1888 was a dark day for the state of New York and many others that lived in the Northeast region of America....
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How Do You Pronounce “Houston Street” in New York City?

As the Christmas season fades in NYC and the majority of tourists all go back to their homes, stories of the streets of New...
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What’s the Difference Between Green Cabs, Yellow Cabs & Other Taxis...

If you live in NYC or are just visiting, the cab situation can be a bit daunting at first. What is the difference between...

The True Cost of Giving Birth in NYC

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the world. The rent is high, you have a ton of bills, and...

How to Survive a Nuclear Attack In New York City or...

The unfortunate situation going on with Russia invading Ukraine got me fired up. Russia’s invasion seemed pointless, Ukraine seemed to have done nothing to...

Which NYC Airport is Best?

It Depends… There are three major airports that service NYC: JFK or John F. Kennedy Airport, LGA or LaGuardia Airport and EWR or Newark Liberty...

End of the World Bunkers: What Are They and Who Owns...

At the onset of the pandemic in 2020, the interest in underground bunkers rose dramatically. Many who were interested in installing an underground bunker...