I heart New York, but face it, the city that never sleeps has its hazards and they’re constantly changing. A decade ago, pedestrian casualties involved cabs and run-ins with their drivers. This week, my New […]
This week I passed a distracted driver and had to do a second take. She wasn’t yelling at her kids or texting— she was knitting. Well actually, she was unraveling a skein of yarn as […]
Will somebody please buy Alicia Silverstone a blender?
Yes, the Princeton Review’s top college rankings includes schools with “Dorms Like Palaces”. Hold the tiara and armor. Before you squeeze on the glass slipper or buy a white horse, it’s best to beware of […]
Don’t worry, this has nothing to do with seat belts. I always wear mine and routinely lecture about their importance. My belt issue is strictly a fashion one. Today’s belt pushers are everywhere and they […]
Last year when my friend Akil Bello, a test prep expert, tweeted the following brilliant message, I knew he was onto something big…. Word of the day: turpitude – wickedness, vice, vileness, wrongdoing…CBS fired Charlie Sheen […]
When USA Today College offered dorm decorating advice that would make students “feel at home,” I was truly impressed. Inexpensive tips from paint color to flameless candles, and lace trim to glass vessels for nail polish, transformed […]
….your one-stop shop for feeling hungry, home decor-challenged, craft impaired, and totally monochromatic.
There’s one familiar milestone on the road to the college launch that doesn’t get much press. Oral surgery. This pre-college dental rite of passage just might be the universe’s way of giving parents one final […]
It happens right around the time you hear those voices telling you to fill out the FAFSA.Have you noticed everything unpleasant is linked to an acronym? Sure, the family’s left SATs behind, but the winter’s […]