Our story begins in New York City. We ended up here at different times, from different places, and for different reasons. Shawn arrived first after leaving St. Louis to further his cooking career. About five years later, fresh out of theatre school in Houston, I (Amy) headed to the big city to audition and pursue a new field of study in fashion design.
New York City is a pretty killer place to live. There is so much to take in, so many opportunities, and an endless amount of culture. We have, for the most part enjoyed our time living here. And really, with an endless variety of food (our favorite past time), amazing green markets and street fairs, so many outlets for entertainment, and a huge cultural melting pot, how could you not?
In spite of everything that this city has to offer, one thing our 5+ years of living here has left us with is the feeling that there's something missing. There's got to be more to life than the every day hustle and bustle that is New York City. Let's break it down with a list:
Maybe what we really need is a little break or two...