Category Archives: mothering

Five things

Loving mater mea, a site dedicated to showcasing the lives of creative NYC area moms of color. via Urban Bush Babes I made a few felt trees last week and learned to blanket stitch correctly. (Pictured above with DD’s “gingerbread” … Continue reading

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A year ago, and something that means a lot to me

Day 19-About a year ago today, life was much  fuller because the kids were involved in more activities, even though I felt like we had pared things down. This year is much simpler. The kids are mostly in school based … Continue reading

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Days 14-16

Fall means I can pull out all my favorite clothing items: boots, cozy sweaters and lots of handknit hats. I feel most comfortable in what I basically consider my uniform: a striped sweater, giant earrings, a scarf, a blazer, skinnies, boots … Continue reading

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Something I’m proud of

My kids got their report cards today and I joked on facebook that they are all geniuses, of course. I have never much liked the word pride, but I guess the things I was most proud to see on their … Continue reading

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It’s the weekend!

All video edition today. Have you seen this new series on youtube depicting life as a stay at home mom? Her antics are hilarious and I completely relate to this show. A short look at Mr. B(alanchine). Once upon a … Continue reading

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