I took advantage of a terrific Halloween card-making workshop at my neighborhood Paper Source store recently. I had a great time (and met some other local stationery-holics too). I learned a few new DIY techniques including foil embossing, which is … Continue reading
Category Archives: NYC
This time of year there are a ton of family-friendly Halloween events taking place in NYC. One that I’ve bookmarked for my kids is this Sunday’s “Fall for All” in Union Square Park. It’s an afternoon/evening of family fun (from … Continue reading
Closing this weekend…go see it soon!
Editor’s Note: This post was first published in October 2011. New York Costumes is still near Union Square and is open for Halloween business. Call ahead for store hours. A few weekends ago the kids and I got some early … Continue reading
I moved into my first apartment in NYC twenty years ago tomorrow–August 18, 1994. I was 21 years old, had just graduated Harvard, and was working at my first job at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Twenty years ago … Continue reading
For a few reasons, I’m sad to hear that NYC toy site Gift Hero is closing shop. First, it was a business run by two lovely NYC moms. Second, Gift Hero was involved in the community (they even contributed to … Continue reading
Washington Square Park, NYC, July 22, 2014.
Like many other young women in the early 1990s, I was a loyal Beverly Hills 90210 viewer, and thus began my fascination with Tori Spelling (longtime readers of this blog may recall that I met her in 2009 and 2012). … Continue reading