~ I found a coffee shop with WiFi and other folks sitting and tapping away on laptops. And pretty okay avocado toast and latte. It is on a side street that is the size of an alley. I had looked for it yesterday and couldn’t find it. Clearly, it is a gem as there could not be much walk by traffic. And I found a parking space.
~ Parking. If I moved directly from Park Slope, Brooklyn, to Newton, MA, I would opine that parking in and around Newton was a challenge but not impossible. However, having spent umpteen years in the midwest, parking in Newton feels close to impossible at times. Also, having a line of cars behind me and no place to pull over and let them pass when I am looking for a parking space is uncomfortable. I’ll get used to it, I know, just now . . . I am very grateful for early Jersey training in parallel parking. The skill is like riding a bike. Continue reading