Category Archives: Events

Please won’t you be my neighbor?

I recently received some bittersweet news: my friends and neighbors Jed and Stacy both recently took new jobs outside of NYC, so off to the suburbs they go! Their sights are set on greener pastures, preferably with a big yard for their growing daughter, Hazel, and energetic dog, Momo.  They challenged me with taking pictures […]

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Unsolicited Advice for Beautiful Brides

“Everything changes, nothing remains without change.” – Buddha As we stood cutting the cake to the band’s rendition of “The Two of Us” by the Beatles on August 25, 2006, neither my husband nor I saw the foreboding in the lyrics: “You and I have memories longer than the road that stretches out ahead.” Despite […]

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State of Grace

From the moment Madelyn opened her eyes on the morning of April 14, 2012, until the moment she took off her beautiful dress, she was joyous. Jamming out to One Direction’s, “What Makes You Beautiful,” on repeat while she was getting her hair done, Madelyn could not wait to read her assigned passages aloud in […]

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Hoboken’s Hottest Spot

The hottest spot on New Year’s Day in Hoboken was Bagels and Bloodies. This party had everything: a horse head, pole dancing, midgets, crack served on platters, a Chihuahua, a disco ball, crazies, foreigners in hot pants, pearl necklaces, frosting, somebody’s mom, townies, a child, high kicks, chants of 245, babes on steroids, and a Viggo Mortensen […]

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S05 E05: BOCCE TO THE NINES – aka Best Bocce Ever!

“The exceptional democratic spirit of the game of Bocce is the basis on which its deeply peaceful character is founded. It is often the beginning of lasting friendships.” — “Qualities of The Game of “Bocce” Bocce to the Nines was one for the memory books. From roses and champagne to a romantic sunset marriage proposal to paparazzi rivaling those […]

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