New York City: aka My Back Yard

I love to SHARE my favorite parts of NYC whenever possible with anyone who asks. In May, I usually hear from 4 or 5 families in the midst of planning their slices of time in the big apple. This is what I recommended this year…

Small Town Moments in the Big City

Back in January I decided I had enough of the big chain drugstore pharmacy experience.  The blank stares.  The long waits.  The complaining folks in line in front of me which made the wait that much longer because their list of complaints went on and on and on.  I dreaded getting prescriptions filled, then I made a discovery that changed everything…

When Art and Nature Convene

Going to the New York Botanical Gardens is always a good idea. Expansive grounds that celebrate nature in all of it’s incandescent forms. It’s good for the mind, the body and the soul…

Grab your Group and Go to Gulliver’s Gate

A few friends had whispered in my ear about Gulliver’s Gate, a new exhibit in Times Square. One friend was lucky enough to get a preview of the show before it opened and made a very persuasive case to go see it – thank you Amy. Now let me repeat her advice and shout in your ear: GRAB YOUR GROUP AND GO SEE GULLIVER’S GATE…

Grab your Group and Shop: May 10th and 11th

Yesterday my daughter and I got to pop by for a sneak peek at the mother/daughter resort wear collection being sold today and tomorrow in honor of Saving Mothers, an organization committed to making childbirth safe in developing nations…