Happy Birthday to my mom, who is hands-down the best mother and grandma out there. As a special treat for her birthday, last weekend she got to take 10-year-old R. to see a performance of The Chocolate Show! , a new Off-Broadway musical … Continue reading
Category Archives: NYC
I’m always curious when a new kids’ apparel store opens up in my neighborhood, especially when it’s a brand that I previously have only been able to find online. You may remember that I’ve mentioned Hartstrings before–it’s an umbrella kids’ … Continue reading
I was recently invited to a spring press preview for The Museum of Modern Art’s Design Store, which was exciting for me since I used to work in the art world (my first job after college was at The Whitney … Continue reading
I’m so happy to see this “Beatles Collection” sale at Zulily in commemoration of the Fab Four’s 50th anniversary of its U.S. debut on The Ed Sullivan Show. There’s something here for everyone–babies, kids, and nostalgic grown-ups and grandparents, too… … Continue reading
Editor’s Note: This post was first published in December 2010. A dear friend whom I met through blogging, Issa Mas, invited me recently to a holiday gift preview she was hosting at Fill-R-Up, a beautiful boutique in my neighborhood. Win … Continue reading
Photos taken November 2013 from the rooftop of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
August 1973: Me (in stroller) with my big sis, mom, grandma, and great-aunt in John Jay Park, NYC.
I was honored to be selected again as a judge at NY Now (formerly the New York International Gift Fair) to choose the best new products in the Baby & Child Division. You can read who won here but I … Continue reading
A few weeks ago I visited A&G Merch during an outing to Williamsburg (a formerly desolate but now decidedly trendy and upscale Brooklyn nabe for those of you who don’t live near NYC….). I had heard that A&G merch was full … Continue reading