Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir

One of the major benefits of living on the Upper East Side of Manhattan is the proximity to Central Park. After a long week of work and a weekend shenanigans, a nice sunday stroll is just what we need. This morning, we headed west towards the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir for a 2.5k walk around the water. Mother Nature seems to be on strike lately: not warming us up even the slightest for the first week of spring, but she was kind enough to bring out the sun. We’ll take it!

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The trail around the reservoir is only 2.5k- about 1.6 miles, and took us about 1/2 hour to walk. With summer just around the corner, the reservoir was packed with joggers from all walks of life.

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I was obsessed with the contrast between the golden reeds and the blue water and sky. It was really breathtaking after a long, grey winter.

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Not a bad life, if I do say so myself.


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 …and just to be extra artsy-fartsy: some black and whites courtesy of Instagram

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After pausing on a park bench for a few to rest our legs and take a breath, we headed up Madison Ave to run some errands. We came across the most beautiful flower shop, and I couldn’t help but snap a few photos.

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The best part about this flower shop? Their little ginger Easter bunny! She was so adorable… 
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 And to be extra touristy… I know all you Bravo addicts will surely appreciate this:

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Another successful Sunday stroll in NYC.

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