What I’ve learned in my New York year…
ALWAYS get a recipt for your Metro card.
You might not get out what you put in. Do it anyway.
Dish liquid does not go in the dishwasher.
Get a Zipcar membership.
Go to the beach whenever you can. even when it’s too cold.
Consider how far you have to walk home when buying groceries.
It’ll be better tomorrow.
Always have business cards on you.