September: Links I Love

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As September draws to an end here are some of my favorite links from around the web. Click on the bolded words to see the links. These smoothies sound fantastic. So sick of either oatmeal or eggs for breakfast… I am obsessed with these cabins. More than “cabins” truly… This story is enough to keep… read more

Get ready to Go Wild!

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It’s the end of September, fall is upon us, and that can only mean one thing. It’s time to Go Wild! Tomorrow, Sunday the 28th, at 3pm please come join us for my favorite family activity in our town. Each year the Greenwich Land Trust hosts Go Wild! at Conyers Farm off on North Street. It’s… read more

Lovin’ blogs? Then try Bloglovin’!

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I am a total convert. 3 years ago I didn’t even know what a blog was but here we are in 2014 and I am blogging up a storm and loving it! My musings might seem somewhat self-indulgent but I can assure you I am just as interested in what others have to say as I… read more

No quarters for the meter?

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I usually only post 3 times a week but this gloomy weather in Connecticut calls for an “added bonus post”. Ever found yourself near Greenwich Avenue without any quarters for the meter? You take a chance, run into a shop, and 20 minutes later find yourself with a big fat $25 ticket on your windshield…. read more

The Importance of Being Kind

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I always find that the fall is a whirlwind of constant activity. From class coffees to weekend soccer we seem to be racing at breakneck speeds to squeeze it all in. Sadly amidst the chaos I often wonder if in my life kindness and grace get left by the wayside as I manage my stressful… read more

Read: Americanah

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I am thrilled to report that I am on a lucky streak and the last 4 books I’ve read have been spectacular! I was in a bit of a slump in the spring and kept picking up “best sellers” that just didn’t live up to the hype. (Hello The Goldfinch!) I don’t share the mediocre ones… read more

Fall Inspiration…

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Fresh Fruit: Blueberry and Peach Cobbler

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  When I returned from VT I was nervous that I would find myself uninspired on the cooking front after two weeks of berry picking and shopping at the farmer’s market in VT. Thankfully soon after I arrived home I had another basket of incredible produce delivered to me by Mike’s Organic Delivery. I am… read more

Great Brand: YogaSmoga

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Finally! A new athletic clothing brand called YogaSmoga has come to market and they’ve nailed it on the material and design front. The clothes fit like a glove without pinching or restricting. I’ve mentioned before that I am a devoted Yogi. This line is perfect for yoga but versatile enough to wear during any exercise. The… read more

Fashion’s Day Out: Steven Alan

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It will come as no surprise that Steven Alan is one of my favorite shops on Greenwich Avenue. I wrote about them last year here. This year Greenwich Magazine is hosting Fashion’s Day Out and Steven Alan is bringing jewelry designer Odette to the store for the day this Saturday, September 13th. I have and… read more