Author Archives: kerrymckim

About kerrymckim

I am a widowed mother of a 2 year old daughter. New England girl transplanted in Upstate New York. Coffee snob and a Mexican food enthusiastic. History nerd. I like to run, read, travel, knit and cook. I blog about grief, life, love and resilience.

New York’s Capital District

There is a misconception that when you tell someone that you live in the New York, they immediately think of New York City.   New York is actually a geographic and culturally diverse state.  I don’t live in New York City.  I live in what we call Upstate New York or more specifically, the Capital District.  We are called the Capital District because our State’s Capital, Albany, is located here.

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