Dear Wendy
Dear Wendy

Weekend Open Thread

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

Happy weekend, and apologies for not updating here this week. Letters for advice have been much slower to come in lately, maybe because my posting became more inconsistent during this past eighteen months as my kids were home full-time and I’ve had to supervise them (or maybe people don’t have as many relationship problems?!). But… Read more

Happy Friday! This was a big week in our family; Joanie graduated from kindergarten yesterday and met her teacher in person for only the second time this year (first time was at field day last week). Yep, she – and Jackson – did the whole school year remotely, and all four of us are so… Read more