Musings

My latest rants and raves.

Ladies Lunch with Hostess Nelly Carreno

Who gets to hang out on Sundays with the best and brightest women in Boston? I’m usually doing family stuff on the weekends, but was delighted when my bestie, Nelly Carreno asked me to join her in a fun ladies brunch with some of her best pals who are all doing cool things in Boston.…

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A visit across the river to Mother Juice

I got a chance to visit the new Mother Juice juice bar in Kendall the other day and fell in love with their clean healthy approach to juice. Co-owner Laura Baldini toured me around the place and showed me the cold presser and filled me in on the ins and outs of juicing. A fact…

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Happy Chinese New Year 2015

February is a great time of year, not only because of the polar vortex, but because Chinese New Year typically falls in this month. It is based on the lunar calendar and is a celebration that lasts 3-14 days. You give out red envelopes with money in them to kids and non working adults. When…

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Is it Duck or Duct tape?

On vacation in Miami with my two kids, I found that crafts were a great way to occupy ourselves on rainy days! It was by the suggestion of our nanny who wanted to make a duct tape wallet for my son. She made gorgeous wallets, bags, boats, and ended up sucking me in to making…

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To Tree or not to Tree…

So today, as I was strolling down the street and contemplating how many chanukkah gifts I had yet to give to the kids, which ones would be given on which day, I was pondering a more important question: where should I put all of these gifts?? I think passing these beautiful trees in front of…

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D & G holiday party

Monday night I got to attend my best friend, Linda Henry’s holiday party. Dolce and Gabbana spared no expense in hosting this shindig to unveil their new flagship store on Newbury Street. Located in the former space of the needlepoint store, it looked NOTHING like it’s former self. I was greeted by these three gents who…

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My new job as a pizza chef at Cook for Charity

Last night despite the snow and sleet, we made our way to a quaint and simply delightful Cook restaurant to participate in their #CookForCharity series. Ben and I were honored to be celebrity chefs for a night and cook up our favorite Hawaiian Flatbread to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital. This was my brick oven that…

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