Friday, June 29, 2007

June Book Club

The summer brings a super busy schedule, but hopefully you can settle down to read a good book. This list will include books that I find interesting. It doesn't mean they are bestsellers, or part of Oprah's bookclub, just something you should consider when browsing for a book.

Today's 10linkaday : Books

  1. Little Heathens - The Author is 85, this is her first book written!

  2. Top Secret Tourism

  3. As I See It

  4. Santiago Calatrava

  5. What Are the Seven Wonders of the World? and 100 Other Great Cultural Lists

  6. Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood

  7. 1,000 Places to See Before You Die: A Traveler's Life List

  8. Flowers

  9. For One More Day

  10. Photography: Revised Edition

  11. 100 Words That All High School Graduates — And Their Parents — Should Know

Wednesday, June 27, 2007


Architecture is amazing. Every person on this earth is impacted by architecture. Personally, I have not only been impacted, but have an immense respect for the folks that create such amazing structures/items. Below is a listing of amazing architecture blogs. Take them in and see what the future holds.

Today's 10linkaday : Architecture Blogs

  1. Archinect

  2. A Daily dose of Architecture

  3. Architectural Record

  4. Architecture.mnp


  6. Pruned

  7. Open Architecture network

  8. Inhabit

  9. pushpullbar

  10. World Architecture News

Tuesday, June 26, 2007


I couldn't resist another posting highlighting fantastic Flickr members. I'm running short on time today, as I'm headed to the eye doctor, so I thought I'd give you all something beautiful to look at. Enjoy!

Today's 10linkaday : Great Flickr sites

  1. CoastRanger
  2. Zyber's Photo's
  3. Alothman
  4. alterednate
  5. Andreas Reinhold
  6. Ekarjala
  7. espion's photos
  8. Igor Alecsander's photos
  9. bridgepix's photos
  10. AHMED.'s photos

Monday, June 25, 2007


For myself, there is nothing like getting the mail and finding the latest travel magazine in my mailbox! I cannot subscribe to all of the magazines listed below, but I'd like to! These days the websites are extensions of the publications, choc full of information. Take a look at the listings below, who knows, maybe you will find your next vacation destination!

Today's 10linkaday : Travel Magazines

  1. Budget Travel Magazine
  2. Conde Nast Traveler
  3. Shermans Travel
  4. Travel + Leisure
  5. National Geographic Traveler
  6. Forbes Traveler
  7. Islands Magazine
  8. Caribbean Travel & Life
  9. Executive Travel
  10. Nota Bene

Friday, June 22, 2007


Here's a great posting for a Friday! Take a break and enjoy some of my favorite Flickr sites. There are so many amazing photographers out there. Send me your favorite photoblogs:

Today's 10linkaday : Great Flickr sites

  1. Slurve
  2. kenjibaseball
  3. saadiq
  4. reid crosby
  5. kwerfeldein
  6. limonada
  7. laeli
  8. tractorpirate
  9. damiens images
  10. ArminBxyls

Thursday, June 21, 2007

Design Websites/Blogs

there are a ton of great design sites out on the web. for today's posting i've decided to highlight 10 sites that have not just design in common but they also share a common characteristic that they are all named in lowercase. to celebrate these sites, this whole posting will be in lowercase. send your favorite design sites to: i'm hoping to get another design posting up soon.

today's 10linkaday : fun design websites

  1. design*sponge

  2. dezeen

  3. peeledmango

  4. decor8

  5. the cool hunter

  6. dwell

  7. designaddict

  8. wren handmade

  9. designnews

  10. modernself

Tuesday, June 19, 2007


There is nothing like checking in to a fabulous Inn. Over the years, I've been lucky enough to stay at many Inns around the country. Check these out below as you will be happy at any of these facilities Safe travels.

Today's 10linkaday : Fabulous Inns

  1. Lamberville House, NJ
  2. Jedediah Hawkins Inn, NY
  3. Harborfront Inn, NY
  4. Mayflower Inn, CT
  5. Hollyhedge Inn, PA
  6. The Spa at Norwich Inn, CT
  7. Chebeague Island Inn, Maine
  8. Inn of the Anasazi, NM
  9. Inn on the Blue Horizon, PR
  10. Ventana Inn, CA

Monday, June 18, 2007


I love jewelry! Whether you are looking for some new bling or shopping for the love of your life, be sure to check out some of my favorite jewelers below. Go ahead, it's ok to splurge!

Today's 10links a day: Jewelry

  1. Whitney Boin
  2. Janet Jewelry
  3. Adel Chefridi
  4. Fragments
  5. Versani
  6. Boucher Jewelry
  7. Vika B. Studio
  8. Innasense
  9. Pink Rock NYC
  10. Laura Graham

Thursday, June 14, 2007

Shopping + Coupon Codes = Bigtime Savings

I need to tell you that I'm an addict. I'm addicted to bargains! Why pay full price, folks? I'm a strong believer in getting the best deal possible! Click below to get started saving tons of money! Since there are so many sites out there offering various types of discounts, I figured I'd start with these below. Send your favorites to I'm planning on posting additional sites in the near future and would enjoy including yours! Happy Shopping!

Today's 10links a day: Discount Shopping Sites

  1. Wow Coupons

  2. Bargainist

  3. SlickDeals

  4. iMegaDeals

  5. Ebates

  6. Naughtycodes

  7. FatWallet

  8. eCoupons

  9. Flamingo world

  10. Dealhunting

Wednesday, June 13, 2007


Charity has many definitions:

1.generous actions or donations to aid the poor, ill, or helpless: to devote one's life to charity.
2.something given to a person or persons in need; alms: She asked for work, not charity.
3.a charitable act or work.
4.a charitable fund, foundation, or institution: He left his estate to a charity.

Take a moment to check out these links and see if there is something that you can contribute, whether it's time or money. Send me your favorite charities and maybe it will end up in a future posting:

Today's 10linkaday : Charity begins at Home
  1. Amnesty International
  2. Second Harvest
  3. CityLinks
  4. Kiva
  5. World Vision
  6. One Acre Fund
  7. Search Dog foundation
  8. Treats for Troops
  9. Volunteer Match
  10. Operation USA

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Shopping & Art

The process to create & complete a hand blown glass item is so extremely complicated and beautiful at the same time. Only a few artists make it to the big time, but there are MANY talented studios to take note of. Today's links will connect you with some of the studios that I admire.

Today's 10links a day: Glass Studios

  1. Michael Anchin
  2. Vintage Modern Glasshouse
  3. Esque Studio
  4. Nine Iron Studios
  5. Simple Syrup Glass Studio
  6. Solinglass
  7. Chihuly
  8. Klissglass
  9. Hot Island Glass
  10. Ernest Porcelli
  11. F2 Lab

Monday, June 11, 2007

Day Off

Hello faithful readers... Today there will not be a full posting as I'm exhausted after attending the Tony Awards last night! I'll be back tomorrow. Thanks for understanding! I've included a full list of the winners.

Friday, June 08, 2007


I have to be honest and tell you all that I wanted to be an architect when I grew up. That dream hasn't come to fruition just yet, nonetheless, I'm a tremendous follower of the modern movement. Many of the architects listed below have either completed work in NYC (where I live), have works in progress right now or have work slated for the future.

Today's 10links a day: Famous Living Architects

  1. Frank Gehry

  2. Santiago Calatrava

  3. Zaha Hadid

  4. Daniel Libeskind

  5. Richard Meier

  6. IM Pei

  7. Diller Scofidio+ Renfro

  8. Charles Gwathmey

  9. Rem Koolhaas

  10. Robert A. M. Stern

Thursday, June 07, 2007

The News

The news is one of those things we tune into, whether it's just for tomorrow's weather forecast, or the latest breaking story. Either way it's best to stay informed. Today, breaking news is readily accessible. Go ahead and sign up for text alerts or an RSS feed. Below are some links to some of the many news outlets out there.

Today's 10links a day: The News

  1. ABC
  2. CNBC
  3. BBC
  4. CNN
  5. MSNBC
  6. CBS
  7. FOX
  8. C-SPAN
  9. NY Times
  10. Google News Feed

Wednesday, June 06, 2007


There is nothing like visiting your local museums to admire fantastic art. We always try to go to atleast 1 museum where ever we are in the world. This list entails museums that I've been to and some that I would like to go to. What are your favorites? Drop a line in the comments section. It could end up on a future posting.

Today's 10links a day: Art Museums

  1. Royal Ontario Museum
  2. Guggenheim
  3. Louvre Museum
  4. The Getty
  5. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  6. The National Gallery
  7. Van Gogh Museum
  8. Modern Museum of Art
  9. The Institute of Contemporary Art
  10. National Gallery of Art
  11. Milwaukee Art Museum

Tuesday, June 05, 2007


Without technology, you wouldn't be reading this. Here's some abolute standbys to keep up with the ever changing scene.

Today's 10links a day: Comprehensive Technology Sites

  1. CNET

  2. ZDNet

  3. Technology Review

  4. Gizmodo

  5. ilounge

  6. Engadget

  7. Gearlog

  8. Slashdot

  9. Popgadget

  10. Skattertech

  11. Computerworld

  12. Wired

Monday, June 04, 2007


There is so much to post on this subject. Today I'm going to focus on fun and interesting photoblogs.

Today's 10links a day: Photoblogs

  1. 10x10 World Events
  2. A photo a day
  3. Dynamic Perceptions
  4. Joe's NYC
  5. Jesse Chan-Norris
  6. The Narrative
  7. Mike Golding
  8. DailyWalks
  9. Chromasia
  10. Daily dose of imagery
  11. J.R.

Sunday, June 03, 2007


These days the internet has made the world a smaller place and has empowered the consumer to research their travels from start to finish. This list should get you on the road to a well planned trip.

Today's 10links a day: Comprehensive Travel Sites

  1. World Airport Guide
  2. Seat Guru
  3. Flight Tracking
  4. Flight Stats
  5. Luggage and Travel items
  6. Travel Reviews: Tripadvisor & TravelPod
  7. Travel Guides: Frommers, Fodors, LonelyPlanet, passortport to (for PSP's only), Conde Nast
  8. Travel Blog Directory
  9. US Govt. Security: TSA & US Department of State
  10. Traveler's Rights

Saturday, June 02, 2007


So, after lots of fuss and muss I've decided to just get started. The site is not completely done, but I have so much that I want to share, that I just had to get started. Understand, that I do not get paid by any of the sites I'm writing about. There will be days that I post more than 10 links. If you have ideas for subject matters, I'd love to hear them. You can always reach out to me at Thanks for your support and don't forget to sign up for my weekly newsletter.

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