New York Minute

Happy Monday! How was your weekend?! It was supposed to rain all weekend long in New York, but thankfully it held off besides a few minor sporadic showers. My Aunt Anne was staying with me this weekend and we had quite the jam-packed few days! As much as I cringe at touristy things, I always enjoy playing tour guide around the city.

On Friday we knocked out most of the dreaded Times Square activities — Dinner at Becco (which was delish!), Times Square and Rockefeller Center at night. We finished off the evening with Magnolia, which I can’t complain about!

Saturday was a marathon, but in a good way! — We biked the Central Park loop (I really need to do this more often!), went to the top of the Empire State Building (my first time, too!), visited the 9/11 Memorial for the first time, went to the Frying Pan for a bite to eat and an Easy Blonde, and then walked the High Line for a bit. Topped the night off with a Summer Solstice, which I highly recommend!

Sunday started with Soul Cycle (it was Anne’s first time!) and then we went to Peels for brunch with Hallie. It started to rain for a bit in the afternoon so we decided that would be a good time to go to the MoMa. Unfortunately, we weren’t able to go to the Rain Room, but I’m dying to check it out! (Only a few more weeks to see it, if you’re interested!) We ate an early dinner at Tacombi and stopped by Georgetown Cupcake for dessert before seeing The Internship. Tacombi is one of my favorite little spots.. perfect for a date, a girls dinner, or just a quick bite! At GT, we got one of the June cupcakes that you unfortunately won’t be able to try this month.. Chocolate Butterscotch Chip. SO GOOD. The Intership was entertaining, but I’m also obsessed/in love with Vince Vaughn (especially when he’s next to Owen Wilson) so I might be a little bit biased!

We also found the cutest Frenchie named Oliver on Houston Street. I was obsessed with him! And got quite jealous when he moved on to the next visitor on the street…

Thank goodness it’s a short week, I’m exhausted! 🙂

Central Park Biking Gear: Old Navy Tee / lululemon Pants / Nike Free Runs / Marc By Marc Jacobs Crossbody

Post-SoulCycle: Gap Tee / lululemon Pants / lululemon Headband / Nike Free Runs

Sunday MoMa / Dinner / Movie Outfit: Edith A. Miller Camo Tee / LOFT Boyfriend Jeans / Sam Edelman Sandals / Leather Baseball Hat

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  1. 7.1.13
    Rachelle commented:

    Wow you had a nice weekend,love the frenchie. I’m happy it’s a short week as well.

    xo
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  2. 7.1.13
    Ellen commented:

    What a great weekend! I’m glad you got to hang with your aunt!!

  3. 7.1.13
    Elizabeth commented:

    Looks like such a fun weekend! I love your Sunday outfit, especially those sandals!

  4. 7.1.13
    Stacey commented:

    What a fun weekend in New York! I can’t wait to see the Internship!

    xoxo
    Stacey

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  5. 7.1.13
    Alissa commented:

    My one regret when I went to NYC over Christmas was that I didn’t get to go to Magnolia Bakery. I am just going to have to go back sometime but until then, I am going to have to live vicariously through you!

  6. 7.1.13
    Rose commented:

    Looks like you had an action-packed weekend, literally! I’m impressed at all the things you got to do. I definitely need to do the bike riding through Central Park thing at some point.

  7. 7.1.13
    Kayla commented:

    You look adorable as usual and you met a little Frenchie friend! Now you need one, right?! Yes you do! : )

    Kayla
    http://www.lovelucygirl.com

  8. 7.1.13
    Meg commented:

    Ummm….Magnolia Bakery?
    LOVE THAT PLACE!
    We have one here in Chicago and it is amazing!

    http://happinessiscreating.com/

  9. 7.1.13
    Alex commented:

    Great pictures! I’d love for you to check out my latest post featuring florals!

    XO Alex

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  10. 7.1.13
    michelle commented:

    cupcakes, frenchies and bikes. looks like a good weekend!

  11. 7.1.13
    Chelsea commented:

    It looks like you had an AMAZING weekend Jessica! I love your little braids and all of the yummy food shots.

    xoxo,
    Chelsea & The City

  12. 7.1.13
    Hannah commented:

    Looks like so much fun! Sometimes being a tourist in your own city is surprisingly enjoyable!

    Champagne Lifestyle on a Beer Budget

  13. 7.1.13
    AJ commented:

    that camo stripe tee is AMAZING! Wish it were on sale though.

    -AJ
    FitTravelerAJ.com

  14. 7.1.13
    Danielle commented:

    Sounds like such a nice weekend! I cant wait to see the Internship!

    xo,
    Danielle
    http://www.envisionpretty.blogspot.com

  15. 7.1.13
    Vanessa commented:

    Impressed that you did all that in one weekend! Looked like it was fun though!:)

  16. 7.1.13

    Looks like you had a really eventful weekend. And now I’m dying for a cupcake!!! xoxo

  17. 7.2.13
    Janelle Brown commented:

    My weekend got rained on. I wish I was in New York or DC to get a Georgetown Cupcake! They are my favorites.

    http://www.fearfullyfashioned.com

  18. 7.2.13

    Looks like you had a packed weekend of fun 🙂

  19. 7.2.13
    Nichole commented:

    What a fun weekend! Those cupcakes look so good.

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