Monthly Archives: June 2015

Preludes at Lincoln Center

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Last week, I had a chance to see Preludes, a theater performance at the Claire Tow Theater at Lincoln Center. From the creators of the Tony Award-winning play Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, this show is about the early career of the great Russian composer Rachmaninoff, focusing in on the three years that followed the disastrous… Read more »

The weekend is here!

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Happy Friday, my darling readers! What do you have going on this weekend? We’re catching up with good friends for brunch. Any recommendations for new places to try? Wishing you a lovely (and relaxing!) weekend ahead. Here, to get it started right, a few happy posts from around the web: Did you see this cute… Read more »

Dinosaur fever

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Who has big plans to see Jurassic World when it opens tomorrow night? I’m seeing it with friends next weekend — I can’t wait! There are so many things to look forward to about the film: 1) Chris Pratt. I mean, if you have to replace Sam Neill, you might as well do it with someone… Read more »

Summer nail polish

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This summer, I’m all about peach nail polish. It’s so pretty and classic — plus, it’s subtle enough to mask polish chips. The color I’m obsessed with is Van d’Go by Essie. I picked it out a few months ago while getting a manicure, but failed to keep track of the name of the color…. Read more »

Best cookie ever!

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I’ve eaten a lot of chocolate chip cookies in my life, but this chocolate chip cookie from Salt of the Earth Bakery is, hands down, the best chocolate chip cookie I have ever tasted. It’s the ratio of chocolate to cookie to salt that makes it work — and not just any salt. Maldon Sea Salt. Yum…. Read more »