Last Sunday, my friend and I threw caution to the wind, blew off soccer games and homework, and took the kids for a hike in Harriman State Park. They had a blast, racing ahead of us, climbing over fallen logs till we reached a mined iron ore cave. The kids explored the huge cave, scrabbling to the top very… Read more »
As many of you may know, the Gingko leaves at Pier A in Hoboken turn a vivid yellow for approximately 10 days at the beginning of November. It makes a magical backdrop and sessions are always in high demand. We are now booking for the following dates: November 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th As long as we can get you into… Read more »
Succulents and cactus are quite difficult to kill so they make a great choice for your kid’s room. Obviously, the cactus will not work for younger children, but my girls love their collection, and they only need very little water. Make a trip to the nursery and have your child pick out the plants that catch their… Read more »
We love the name! The Hartshorn Arboretum is located in Summit, New Jersey and makes a magical setting for a Fall session. The arboretum includes over 16 acres of woodland and a bird sanctuary. Mac took our girls for a test shoot at this location, and although we are biased, I think that the results are pretty cool. Call the studio… Read more »
Knowing that apple picking season is coming to a close, I took the girls to Alsted Farms last weekend. The farm is about an hour from Hoboken and just outside of Chester. This place is amazing! Not just apple picking but a huge corn maze and a variety of animals to pet. It is a wonderland for kids and also for adults… Read more »
Mac and I host a fair amount in the nice weather, and I am always looking for cool ideas to make the evening special. Here are some creative ways to display the menu for the evening.
Do you have a sweet tooth? This bakery makes the most fantastic cupcakes that I have ever tasted. Madhuri Premnath, a hardworking mother of two, has a location in Ramsey and also in Cedar Grove. They use fresh ingredients and no preservatives — their buttercream is a dream. Stop by and enjoy one of their 30 cupcake options.
Hoboken Arts and Music Festival takes place on September 28th from 11am — 6pm, and we plan to be there. Stop by our booth to say hello!