Tag Archives: New York

6 Months of Silence

One of the largest points of self realization that I have come to accept is that I sometimes bite off more than I can chew. What sometimes seems like a minor side project, or a great idea, turns into a time suck that eventually falls by the wayside to be […]

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Foto Friday – June 15, 2012

Today’s Friday Foto picture comes to you from the Statue of Liberty in New York.  The photo was taken from the Staten Island Ferry in June 2011.  While the day that we were out on the ferry and around New York City wasn’t the most picturesque day, I do love […]

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Drinking Local NY : COMB Spirits

As our good friends at Team Cocktail say, their mantra since day 1 has been “It’s Beer O’Clock”, no, wait, wasn’t it “The Beach is Calling”? Nope, that’s not it…”Vodka, the Rum of the North”? Nope.  ARGH, how can I be forgetting this!? Oh, that’s right   “Travel Global, Drink […]

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Foto Friday – December 2, 2011

Today’s photo comes from central park in New York City.  With family in town for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, we took an opportunity to play tour guide and show our family around NYC.  After a wonderful breakfast, we ventured into Central Park to enjoy the overcast and rainy morning.  Taken […]

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Foto Friday – June 10, 2011

Today’s photo comes from a nearby New York Vineyard, Clinton Cellars.  This old barn is actually the tasting room for the winery and no longer functions as a barn, but proved to be very picturesque with the right photo touches.  Unfortunately, the wine was nowhere near as good as the […]

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Foto Friday

Foto Friday is a feature on Get Busy Livin’ and will run regularly, you guessed it,  every Friday.  This will be my opportunity to display some of my photography, as well as a short story to go with the photograph. Usually in this space I like to share a story […]

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Project 333: Lessons from an Experiment

Remembering the Beginning About 4 months ago I posted a blog about my participation in a personal experiment known as Project 333.  I asked my readers, and myself, could you live for 3 months with only 33 articles of clothing? I was all for it. I had quit my corporate […]

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Epic Road Trip 2011: The Victory Lap

This is part 4 in a series about my Epic Road Trip 2011.  If you have not yet seen the teaser, or read the background behind my love for the open road, then it would be a good idea to start reading Part 3: The Long Haul and Part 4: Uncharted Waters.  Go […]

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Holy Shit…. I just Quit My Job

I fucking did it.  WOW. I turned in my notice today.  In 2 weeks, I will be without a job, with nothing lined up, no income, nothing.  It really is happening, and I am balancing being scared out of my mind with being absolutely exhilarated at the upcoming opportunities that I have […]

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