Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting

This carrot cake is the first thing I’ve ever baked without adult supervision, and of the desserts I make, it remains my sister’s favorite. She asks me for the recipe about once a year, and I dutifully write it out each time, so this post is as much for my own convenience as it is for you.

Pesky Penny and Change on a MetroCard Rescued – App Review

With the fares for the MTA trains and buses increasing, and the bonus for refilling the MetroCards changing as well, more often than not you will be stuck with a few pennies or a few dollars left on the MetroCard. Most of us will not want to open Excel and figure out the formula to…

New MTA train and bus fare $27.25 is the new $19.05.

As of this morning, the MTA has again raised tolls on bridges as well as the bus and subway fare.  If you aren’t using the monthly unlimited cards. which have gone up to $31 for the 7 day unlimited and $116.50 for the 30 day unlimited, they you will be paying $2.75 per ride and…

Ziva/Zilara Rose Hall Dining Options

Hyatt Ziva and Zilara Rose Hall is an all-inclusive property in Montego Bay, Jamaica, offering a family-friendly option at Ziva, and an adults-only option at Zilara. Three restaurants (Horizons, Petit Pariz, and Flavorz) are exclusive to the guests staying at Zilara and do not allow Ziva guests, which also means that no children will be…