El Puente Pop-Up in Carroll Gardens to benefit Puerto Rico

El Puente Hot Coco

If you are in the Carroll Gardens neighborhood, please consider grabbing a drink at El Puente Pop-Up Bar. UPDATE: PLEASE check their facebook page for hours and whether they are still open. The menu features Puerto Rican cocktails crafted by San Juan bartenders Ivan and Mario. Profits from the bar go to Maria hurricane relief. … Read more

Everyone who lives or works in New York City should have an EasyPay Xpress Metrocard

EasyPay Xpress Metrocard

If you live and work in New York and frequently have to buy or reload metrocards, you need the EasyPay Xpress Metrocard. Having one marks the end of your seeing the “insufficient funds” message appear on the subway turnstile as your hopes of catching the train about to leave the station disappear. You also never … Read more

I am too expensive for me!

marsean on godaddy

When I chose the name for my blog, I just went with my instagram handle because it was available. I decided to see if I could buy “marsean.com” just in case Justin Timberlake comes up to me one day and tells me to drop the “the.” Unfortunately, “marsean.com” is taken. (source GoDaddy) Maybe once this … Read more

Skyline Chili is one of my favorite things about visiting my mom in Florida

Skyline Chili Coney

If you’ve never been to Skyline Chili, you need to go. Skyline Chili is a Cincinnatti-based chain that serves various items covered in, what I believe is, a Greek-style Chili. They are also then usually covered with a blanket of shredded cheddar cheese. The most common items that come so-prepared are hot dogs (that they … Read more

18 Days in Argentina

Flag of Argentina

This past November, my girlfriend and I took a nice, long trip to Argentina for what has become our annual November vacation. After consulting a few guidebooks, we decided to visit Buenos Aires (obligatory), Iguazu Falls (Sean’s choice), Cordoba (transportation hub), Mendoza (Natalie’s choice), Mar del Plata (hoping for some beach time), and, finally, Buenos … Read more