Peach Ice Cream

Headed into the pinnacle summer weekend with wobbly legs and uneasy feels about the nation. I don't have a profound solution for a way forward other than protest and vote.…

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76 Trombones & Trouble

The ups and downs of the city’s recovery will jerk you around from incredible highs to nerve fraying lows that will at times have you swearing to leave the city.…

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Ethan Hawke Writes Books

I traveled to Brooklyn last night. Zoe Kazan was interviewing Ethan Hawke at St. Ann’s church ⛪️ about his new book and as a card carrying Gen Xer, I had…

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Oh My Lord

I am happy to present my 2021 Ten Lords a Leaping ornament, or as I am secretly calling it... “Oh My Lord!” This year’s ornament is inspired by the dance…

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World Menopause Day 2021

Whenever I meet my friend Frances for coffee , I know I’ll always leave feeling better than when I arrived. Frances and I are both members of the Manhattan Magnolias…

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Bad Habit, Big City

I was born and raised in the south. This New Yorker of 21 years still gets asked where she's from every single day. My southern accent is like a fog…

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