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Long Island City has some of the most impressive collections of art in NYC. The neighborhood was once an industrial manufacturing district, but over the years it has evolved into a vibrant artistic hub. The many warehouses and industrial buildings have been transformed into thought-provoking museums and galleries. Several artists also have their …

Today is Follow Friday and we had a craving for something sweet. This craving lead us to one of our local bakeries, Sweets First. Located only a block away from our hotel at 35-04 35th St. at the corner of 35th avenue, this cozy bakery had the perfect cure for our sweet …

Today is Music Monday on our blog and we’re kicking off our “Year in Review” with  three of our favorite female celebrity musical guests whom all are quite familiar with the word “Grammy.” ELLE VARNER A refill you say? Yes! A refill is what Elle Varner, the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Los …

Today’s follow Friday is dedicated to our favorite New York City bloggers, We Heart Astoria and We Heart L.I.C. This group of experienced and talented writers and their contributors focus on providing the most newsworthy stories centered around our home, Long Island City and Astoria, both thriving neighborhoods in Queens. Check …

Queens’ name is heard all around the lonely planet today. Yesterday, the popular travel brand, Lonely Planet, announced their 2015 best in the U.S. travel locations.  The best part about this announcement was our home, the often overlooked, but also the biggest New York City borough, Queens made the number one …