Monthly Archives: May 2012

Play (Dress Up) Time

I love to read Bill Cunningham’s pictorial fashion reports in The New York Times, where he has been a regular contributor for more than 25 years, and this week’s article completely delighted me. First, it features style and fashion of … Continue reading

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Family Gardening

I have been volunteering my time at the most gorgeous community garden, Project Eden. Under the auspices of the NYC Parks Department’s Green Thumb program, it is hard to believe that our little oasis was once a junk yard. I … Continue reading

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A Google Doodle With Music

In between watching the New York Rangers playoff game, my son, Ben, who is fifteen, was relaxing on the sofa with his ever-present Mac Book. “Mom,” he called. “Go to Google, NOW.” I heard what sounded like electronic music, but … Continue reading

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Theatre as a Springboard for Play

I live in New York, and my passion is attending live theatre. I love it all, drama, musicals, dance, and imparted an interest in theatre to my sons, Jacob and Ben. When they were younger, I took full or partial … Continue reading

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Paying Homage to Haring Via a Google Doodle

It’s a great way to celebrate a Friday and my niece, Carly’s 14th birthday. Today’s Google Doodle features a new, playful and artistic logo to commemorate what would have been the artist Keith Haring’s 54th birthday. When he was enrolled in the School … Continue reading

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Sleepover “To Do’s”

A colleague posted her 8-year old daughter, Samara’s sleepover “to do” list on Facebook, and it is just precious. Her (the mom’s) caption reads, “the innocence of an 8 yr olds friendship sleepover to do list.” This touched so many, including me. … Continue reading

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Today’s Little Red Riding Hood

I am a big fan of National Public Radio and when I am not listening to it, I enjoy surfing their site and related blogs. This post will make you rethink the age-old fairy tale, Little Red Riding Hood.First published … Continue reading

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