Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

Weekend Open Thread

Happy weekend! There’s a big blizzard heading to the Northeast tonight, and NYC is going to get between zero and 17 inches of snow (and we won’t really know which prediction is closer for a few more hours). I stocked up on groceries, I have a new library book, and I started a big closet… Read more

As I mentioned in my Instagram stories today, after nearly two years, I’m at a point in pandemic parenting where I really feel like I’m losing it. There was so much I promised the kids – and myself – that we could do once they were fully vaccinated. But the window between their first shot… Read more

Image via Happy Friday! Today I crossed off an item on my 2022 to-do list by donating blood for the first time (I plan to become a regular donor, and urge you to consider it as well, especially since the whole country is in short supply these days.) Hope everyone is feeling well, and if… Read more

  If you’re on Instagram and follow anyone in the Northeast (like me!), you surely already know that it snowed here overnight. To New Yorkers, the first significant snowfall of the season is nearly as exciting as the first 65-degree day in early spring, when friends and neighbors strip down to shorts and bare arms… Read more

Happy Friday! There’s the ever so slightest chill in the air here in NYC – mostly first thing in the morning and then at dusk – and I’m excited about fall. Fall! Soup season and sweaters and pumpkin bread and Halloween and a hygge home and colorful leaves and boots and – oh, please! –… Read more