Posts Categorized: Brooklyn

DIY flowers at home

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How often do you buy fresh flower arrangements to sprinkle around your home? It’s a new tradition I’ve started since moving to Brooklyn—and a cheap investment that brightens up our entire space. I’m lucky—Edelweiss Floral Atelier is a new shop in Cobble Hill, and one that happens to be located along the route I walk… Read more »

Mapping Manhattan

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What if New York were a blank slate, and you could map it out the way you imagined it to be? That’s what author Becky Cooper attempts to do with her new book Mapping Manhattan: A Love (and Sometimes Hate) Story in Maps by 75 New Yorkers. I first heard about the book when I… Read more »

Digging out

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My darling readers: After spending the past week off the grid, I’m happy to report that I survived my big move from the Upper East Side to Brooklyn. Whew! Now, the unpacking begins—I have NO idea how I managed to squeeze so much stuff into my tiny, New York-sized apartment. My collection of magazines alone… Read more »

The weekend is here!

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My darling readers, it’s Friday! I’m so thrilled it’s the weekend—and also feeling a little nostalgic. It’s my last weekend living on the Upper East Side. Then, it’s off to Brooklyn for me! In tribute to the last five years, Matt and I have planned a UES-style send-off with plans to hit all my favorite… Read more »

The weekend is here!

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Happy Friday, my darling readers! What’s on tap for your weekend? I’m packing, couch shopping, and more. Lots to do, so little time to do it in before I move! The biggest question is this: What on earth do I do with all the magazines I have saved? Wishing you a wonderful and relaxing weekend… Read more »