Saturday, 7 July 2012
Living in the Big Apple
Meet Tessa Egan. She's a mother of two living in a one bedroom apartment in Manhattan. Yes, you read that right. 1 bedroom, 4 people, living in the heart of New York City! What an adventure! I love reading her blog because I'm always amazed by the ways she makes home life happy and functional. I remember when she first moved to NY. They had to replace their only car with a nice double stroller and get rid of most of their possessions just to fit in their new apartment. She now takes the subway to get to and from the grocery store (and everywhere else for that matter.) Her pace of life is just so different from mine. And yet, amongst all the hustle and bustle of a big city, she manages to see the beautiful and uplifting details in life. I'm just so impressed with her.
Out of necessity, she has found lots of tricks to streamline family living. Here is what she has to say: