a day in da bronx (with dad)

a day in da bronx (with dad)

May 12th, 2012

This day was, as my dad likes to say, “a keeper”. He decided to join us on a recent Thursday outing. Our plan was to visit two spots in the Bronx, where it just so happens my dad was born and raised. We started the day at City Island. City Island is a teeny tiny (literally – […]

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me. myself. and i.

me. myself. and i.

May 9th, 2012

A while back I read a post by one of my favorite bloggers, Sharon (who I got to meet at this dinner!). She wrote about her yearly weekend away. Alone. No kids. No husband. I finished reading and then just sort of stared off for a while, thinking. Thinking about what I would do with […]

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hello, cupcake! the app! and a giveaway! (closed)

hello, cupcake! the app! and a giveaway! (closed)

May 7th, 2012

Can you tell how excited I am? I am a huge fan of the books Hello, Cupcake!, What’s New Cupcake? and Cupcakes, Cookies & Pie, Oh, My! Authors Karen Tack and Alan Richardson have done an incredible job in creating books that allow anyone – even the most novice baker – to execute totally charming and professional-looking cupcakes. I was […]

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girl talk

girl talk

May 4th, 2012

What a lovely, easy Spring break we had. Although I love my weekly adventures far and wide with Noah, I was in the mood to just “stay local” that week. The weather was great, I  didn’t feel like battling the vacation crowds at the usual hot spots, and I wanted to take the opportunity of no school and […]

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celebrate, good times

celebrate, good times

May 2nd, 2012

Last weekend was one for celebrations. On Friday afternoon Mike came home from an almost 2-week business trip (yay!!!). Noah really missed him, and would every so often stop what he was doing to look up at him and just smile and stare,  as if to say, “You’re really back!”. So cute. On Saturday I attended […]

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