Few things smell more wonderful and comforting than Marcella Hazan‘s tomato sauce and this rainy weeknight I could tell my family needed some hygge. Thank goodness for this recipe, it is so easy! 3 ingredients and it simmers away politely making magic of butter and tomatoes. My dad introduced me to it not too long ago […]
Recently I have been compelled to ask myself how do I find a career I love? As well as, asking anyone who is in a career that they seem to be jumping out of bed for how they found themselves there. Interesting how priorities have shifted, when I was single, the question used to be […]
Saturday morning woke up like it was Christmas in Springtime. Stupid happy. No impressive reason, I was just so excited to have a morning activity that was bound to be FUN and tasty and perfectly timed to get us back by nap time! We literally went to Smorgasburg in Brooklyn for one hour. I waited […]
This magical plot on Elizabeth Street is our back yard and I feel so grateful to be a part of it’s community. It is the heart and balance for Nolita locals and I hope we are lucky enough to keep it decades to come. Pulling photos for this post I feel nostalgic. As Ellie gets older […]
Perhaps there is something internally comforting about living in smaller spaces. Upon the news of my daughters arrival to be, we made the decision to hunker down in my apartment in Nolita. This rent controlled gem with two bedrooms, clean renovations, and a shower in the kitchen -also called the Bitchen. The separate shower particularly, helps to deepen […]
Enter the coziness zone. We’ve got the good lighting, the cheese, and a semi contented 15m old. Winter weekends in New York are my favorite and I might be one of the few that feel this way. I love vacation and eating outside in the summer but life in the city for me, is best enjoyed […]
Things she is likely thinking: Elmo. What is my baby doing? (Elle has a beloved babydoll she leaves facedown on the floor in different places all over the house for long naps) Elmo. Now what?
Admittedly, chopping might be my most frequent form of meditation. It is similar to running or painting, in its methodical quality, when the ideas seem to have the opportunity to arrive. This particular salad was created the last weekend before my wedding and my only remaining task was to write my vows. The notion to write […]