The Niagara Festival of Lights

My family and I had a great time this holiday season driving through the Winter Festival of  lights at Niagara Falls, Canada. This was one of the reasons to travel to Niagara Falls in the middle of the winter. We went there on Dec. 28th, 2018 and the weather, although cold was not snowy, so…

Light Up Your Spirits in NYC this Holiday Season

New York City is known for spectacular holiday displays. For years the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree has  stood as holiday symbol of the city. This year, this 72-foot-tall conifer is decorated with more than 50,000 multi-colored LED light. Walking along Fifth Avenue during one of my recent visits, I got a chance to see some of the most illuminated…

“Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama” Book Talk

The energy levels at the sold-out venue at Barclay Center, Brooklyn on December 19th at the “Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama” talk was high and vibrant, and one could feel the excitement and hear the cheers and applause right from the moment she made her entry until she exited the stage. Outside in…