New Age of Ultron Trailer (Will your kids see it?)

avengers age of ultron trailer

Have you seen the new trailer for Marvel’s AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON? So far, my family has enjoyed all of the AVENGERS movies together. I hope that this one isn't too sinister so that we can all see it together too. Just in cased you missed it, here's the AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON trailer: Continue Reading

Queens Museum of Art Panorama

Queens Museum of Art Panorama

Did you know that the travel guide company Lonely Planet chose Queens as their #1 Best in the US 2015 destination? We moved from Manhattan to Queens for the school system and I'm embarrassed to say that I haven't really explored my neighborhood. Most of my socializing is still in Manhattan. That changes this year! I'll take you along on my ride by highlighting fun, family-friendly locations and Continue Reading

Facebook Favorite: Missed Opportunities

missed opportunity

We have all blown opportunities in our lives - whether in love or in other areas of life. I know that I have. I especially missed a lot of them in college...simply by failing to follow up with folks like Spike Lee's production company and such. Oh, well! Perhaps that is why the YouTube video (of Jimmy Fallon blowing a chance to date Nicole Kidman) has been all over my Facebook news feed this week. Continue Reading

Homejoy Home Cleaning Giveaway

homejoy home cleaning

Congratulations to the winner: Sandra Kao Would you like for a pro to clean your home? If so, then you are going to LOVE this giveaway for Mom in the City newsletter subscribers… One of the greatest gifts that I gave to myself last year was a once a month deep home cleaning…by someone else. As many of you know, I’m a clutterphobe, so my home is pretty tidy, but I loved having someone Continue Reading

Good Restaurant NYC is a GREAT brunch place

good restaurant nyc brunch

I had hoped that Good Restaurant NYC  was a good brunch spot. It wasn’t…it was GREAT. In December, I was supposed to meet up with a girlfriend for brunch. It was my time to choose a new place, but I really didn’t feel like doing the research. Fortunately, I’m subscribed to an email newsletter put out by Thrillist. It just so happened to include a link to their THE ULTIMATE 2015 NYC BRUNCH GUIDE Continue Reading