When you’re Going to Grab Your Group… Who do you Grab?

And… we’re back!  Took a bit of a blogging break to grab some time with my family and friends as we careened towards summer’s finish line.  Now I am back in the city, that if you can’t be inspired here you can’t be inspired anywhere, and I am ready to get back to it. But before I do, I want to offer a few words about what I mean by group…

Sit down Paddle Boarding for 18 Miles

I did it! On Sunday morning, we left Montauk Point heading to Block Island. The paddle didn’t go exactly as planned, but I made it. This post is all about the final leg of my journey with Paddlers for Humanity and The Block Island Challenge…

ADOPT – Don’t Shop for Your Furry Group

This post is by my friend and Grab Your Group and Go co-pilot Stacie. She may love dogs more than me. Nah that’s impossible… correction… She loves dogs AS MUCH as I do. Her family suffered a big loss this year, having to put own both of their labs within 4 months of each other. Keep reading to hear about her experience and what they are doing to move forward…

Lessons Learned… Grab your Group and BE NICE!

Last week when dropping Madi, our Fresh Air Fund Child, at her bus stop in East Hampton there was a tangle of strangers that rained on our departure parade.  Because there were children present, I did my best to turn the experience into a teachable moment…

Last Minute Party = Grab and GO Snacks

Summer should be all about easy. Easy time with friends with easy to procure foods that are a pleasure to easily enjoy (i.e. no fork required) while conversing and connecting with friends. This gathering was all about easy…