With the warmer weather comes thoughts of fresh fruits and vegetables. If you have ever considered getting involved in CSA now is the time. Here is how it works: You join a CSA and pay a membership fee—your seasonal “share” of the farm—at the beginning of the growing season (to help the farm at the time it most needs… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Our Favorite Things
We finally broke and got our girls phones for Christmas and soon after our daughter Cameron got hooked on Instagram. Not good news as far as I was concerned but then she surprised me one day by baking Nutella brownie in a mug a recipe that she found while checking her feed. It’s simple and tasty but if you want something… Read more »
I wish I had time to visit every garden in the area! What a treat to see them in full bloom. I love strolling through blossoming flowers, their fresh scent floating in the air mixed with the crispness of the Spring breeze. The Cloisters and Wave Hill are two areas that have been on my list to explore…… Read more »
One of the special things about our Park Sessions are the locations. Our most exclusive session location this spring is Greenwood Gardens, in Short Hills. Absolutely gorgeous park with many options for that perfect family portrait. If you would like your session here, call to book soon. Space is very limited!
…may bring spring flowers but rain is not fun unless you are equipped. There are many fun umbrellas to take the grey out of your day, and boots to encourage some puddle stomping. where to buy umbrellas: http://www.momastore.org/museum/moma/MoMAProductSearchCntrCmd?q=umbrella&storeId=10001&langId=-1 http://www.shopbop.com/singing-rain-umbrella-felix-rey/vp/v=1/845524441962571.htm?fm=search-viewall-shopbysize http://www.modcloth.com/shop/umbrellas/rain-or-shiny-umbrella?utm_medium=CJaffiliate&utm_campaign=CJ&utm_source=CJ wellies (Kate Middleton wears these): http://www.lechameau.com/fr/?geo=1
With about to burst to bloom and shake free from the chill of our long winter, the idea of summer camp might seem far away. It’s really the best time to start registering your kids. We gathered some resources to help look for full-time camps, half-day programs or a short term mini-camps to give parents a little break.… Read more »
It does the soul good to get outside and work in the garden– my soul at least! I planted a few containers over the weekend and tried something different this year. Instead of planting bulbs I chose Ranunculus, Primroses and Pansies in a variety of colors– they last longer than bulbs and look spectacular.
You may remember our dear friend, Julie Wood, who was the HP Studio Manager a few years ago. She hails from New Zealand and was kind enough to educate me on how to prepare and cook roast lamb. She never gave me written instructions but I found a similar delicious recipe online…perfect for Easter Sunday dinner.