Monthly Archives: April 2014

Summer trend: Birkenstocks


When I heard that Birkenstocks were making a comeback, I wasn’t so sure how I felt. I remember how much I loved the dark leather pair I wore daily in high school. My friends and I made an effort to keep them on our feet year-round, even wearing them with socks (!) in the winter… Read more »

Theater Page: Cabaret and Violet


The Tony Award nominations come out today, but I already know my picks for best Broadway musicals this season: Violet and Cabaret, both put on by the Roundabout Theatre Company. Both are revivals, but they’re brand new to me. I had never heard the music for either production, but was instantly hooked—and moved—by both performances. … Read more »

Royal Tour recap


  Have you been following William and Kate’s Royal Tour in Australia over the past two weeks? Such fun! From Kate’s clothes to Baby George’s sweet smiles (and adorable hair), it was so fun to see daily pics and updates from their trip.  What did you think of the outfits Kate wore? I think my… Read more »

The weekend is here!


Happy Friday, my darling readers! What do you have planned for the next couple of days off? I’m looking forward to checking out the Cherry Blossom Festival at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden. If you haven’t been before, it’s completely worth it: a colorful reminder that spring has arrived! Wishing you a wonderful and relaxing couple… Read more »

Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club


Whenever my sister Alyssa comes to town, it never feels like we have to entertain, but it’s always fun to take her to someplace new. During her recent trip, we decided to check out the recently opened Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club in Brooklyn. It’s sort of hilarious in a way—bringing the best of Florida recreation to… Read more »