Pussyhats for Everyone

I don’t want to make this a political post, so let’s just say that my friend Patty and I, and our daughters Maddie and Maia, are attending the women’s march in NYC this weekend. We want to make sure our voices are heard when it comes to equal rights and how we expect our leaders…

A Gift for Ilana

Technically I can’t call this a Christmas gift given it is so late, so we’ll call it a “thanks for always doing such a great job gift.” Ilana, of Luxury Nails in Woodcliff Lake NJ, has been doing my nails for about three years now, and she is such a pleasure. The manicure is always…

A Different Quilt Trip

Usually when I think of a quilt trip it means me and Jen heading to QuiltCon or to fabric shops in whatever fun place we are visiting with the families. Not today.    I was flipping through the May issue of Marie Claire magazine and they had an article about a new Quilt Trip –…

Fairy Tale Fashion Exhibit at FIT

  I just made it to the Fairy Tale Fashion exhibit at FIT – on the closing day. I had wanted to go in January, and forgot until Project Runway had a fairy tale inspired challenge a few weeks ago. The designs were pretty boring and that reminded me how fabulous fairy tale fashion can be,…