When the girls were little we talked of fairies and even had a “fairy garden” in the backyard. The girls’ imagination ran wild and they spent hours building little homes for their winged friends. I recently saw an article about a fairy walk in the Milburn area which is simply lovely and a nice hike… Read more »
The next level “dinner and a movie” take place all in one seat! The iPic theater in Fort Lee offers couches, blankets, a chef’s menu and table service complete with shaker cocktails. At this time the cost is about the same as a standard movie theater when you join their complimentary “purple” membership. It’s a great… Read more »
While NY Fashion Week doesn’t begin until September 8th we are really excited about THIS launch event at Murray and Finn in Summit. We love owner Erica Finnan and her shop filled with beautiful clothing and accessories that offer both simplicity and sophistication in quality clothing for expectant moms and their babies, up to 7 years… Read more »
I love the idea of yoga on the beach but the reality is not so great- sand everywhere- so I was thrilled to discover that Applegate’s Attic introduced yoga classes this summer. The charming and talented Sally Younghans both owns this space and taught the class that my daughter and I attended on Sunday. You… Read more »
With school just a month away backpacks are a concern for many parents- what size, what should I look for? This article highlights the 4 most important considerations when buying a backpack, from toddler to teens. For parents struggling to get their little ones supplied for school consider donating a filled backpack through Operation Backpack for homeless… Read more »
Literally the coolest museum I’ve ever heard of- The Museum of Ice Cream opens for just one month July 29-August 30 in the Meatpacking District in NYC. Reserve a space today and bring your spoon!
As I mentioned, our new marketer’s husband Howard is a former chef and Certified North Carolina BBQ judge. He has concocted a simple but SUPER method for delicious smoked duck from the grill. A whole duck is spatchcocked (chef’s term for removing the backbone and flattening the bird- see video here) Rubbed all over (skin… Read more »
I’ve been scanning the runway shows, looking at the trends for Spring. It’s fun to start finding pieces to put together as the weather changes. I feel warmer already! My favorites: Lace, Lace, Lace High Impact Earrings Confident Reds The Wide-Leg Pant Bare Shoulders Shoes That Wrap and Tie Embellished Bags The Blazer Redefined Denim… Read more »