Baobab Wellness Presents: Family Fit Brunch Series

  We’ve been planning, crying, talking, hustling and we’re only a few days away from the first of our monthly series Family Fit Brunch. ...more
This sounds like a great event.  Wish I was there to come out and support.more

(CROSSPOST) DUMBO Arts Festival 2013

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The Case of the Broken Glass

The first year that I went to college, art school, Parsons School of Design in New York City, I lived in their "dorms," a few floors in a high-rise on Union Square. The understanding was that by the end of the year students would need to find other accommodations  to make room for next year's influx of art students. I looked at a few places over the summer, but nothing was working out, until I lucked into a place in Park Slope, sharing it with a girl who modeled in one of my art classes....more

Brooklyn, NY

Original post and full-size photos at Scarlet Words...more

Living With Power, Surrounded by the Dark

My mom and I have been blogging Hurricane Sandy from Long Island and Brooklyn, respectively. ...more
Thank you for writing this evocative piece, Carsen. It's chilling (and your photos are incredible.)more

Vegan Eats in Brooklyn

Despite having spent so much time in Manhattan, I'm not ready to leave without looking into the delicious, healthy and vegan eats available across the East River in Brooklyn! So many hip neighborhoods and so much good food, let's get started!...more

Lunch Date

The Friday lunchtime special at the small diner (known as “The Luncheonette”) in my neighborhood was called The Junior. It consisted of a smaller than usual hamburger, a handful of crinkle-cut French fries, a small Coca-Cola (in a real glass), and a dill pickle spear (my favorite part)....more

Home at last in Kensington Brooklyn

The pride of America flying from the front of our houseAfter 3 months living in a ...more
Welcome! I hope your arrival and stay will be an easy transition and a comfortable stay. I am ...more

Heart Connection- Upcycled

Hello BolgHer readers:I recently added another upcycled item to my shop: Heart Connections Sketch Book. BlogHer readers get a 10% off on any purchases. Mention this coupon at the time of purchase: BLOGHER10You can look at the Heart Connections Sketch Book at: ...more

Back To The Beginning

When I think back to the beginning I can still sort of remember my natural hair color. Almost.I was eighteen years old, and full of hope for my future acting career in New York City.I just knew it wouldn't be long before an agent or director plucked me from the crowd of unknowns and made me a star.If I can make it here I can make it anywhere right?Well who'd have thought it would be so effing hard to make it here! Christ!I had moved to the big city from the small city completely unarmed in life skills and short on money....more