• New York, Cake, Getting old and everything else!

    by  • April 5, 2013 • Cake, Journal • 0 Comments

    It has been a busy few months with very few blog posts to show for it, I believe it is time to change that!

    In January I went to New York to attend the National Retail Federation (NRF) conference but took nearly a week off to wander around and explore, try out the local food and get lost trying to find the fire station from Ghost Busters.

    There was a big downside and that was I visited mid january and so temperatures wern’t particularly warm! Between -5 and -10 average during the day, a far cry from my trip 2 years earlier with 30+ temperatures constantly.

    EmpireStatesBuildingMy first hotel was located on Times Square but my main hotel where I sent my ‘mini hotel’ was just around the corner on 5th Avenue. Once unpacked I headed out, not wanting to be frozen trying to visit the Shake Shack I headed around the corner to GoodBurger for my first true American burger.

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    HoldingGoodBurgerThat to this day was one of the best burgers I have ever had.

    During my visit I went to lots of iconic places, such as going up to the Top of the Rock, visiting the USS Intrepid, going to Grand Central Station, sitting in the public library…

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    DSC00360Breakfasts consisted of mainly egg and waffles, portions to American standards but the evening meals …well that is a different story all together…

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    Moving on from New York, I have been able to try out a lot more cake. As most people know I have a soft spot for cake, as I believe everyone should have it as part of their lives…

    Bar_Refaeli_CakeAs Bar Refaeli kindly demonstrates, cake should be part of everyones lives.

    So since then there has been birthdays, and many other reasons for cake! Horray for cake.

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    IMG_0922Luckily it shall soon be cycling season, so plenty of calories that I’ll need to eat to be burnt off ;-)

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