Hiiii + How to enthrall a four-year-old, 90s nerdy-cool sandals, and a backlog of book recs

Hi there, It’s amazing how quickly things can change. I’ve been fully vaccinated for less than a month but it feels like a lifetime. Around us, New York City is hurtling back to life, with every night seemingly a block party. This week’s NYT Magazine was full of exuberant pictures of the cityscape (all taken by incredibly talented young … Continue reading Hiiii + How to enthrall a four-year-old, 90s nerdy-cool sandals, and a backlog of book recs

Feeling the feelings, a new whole grains bible, and how to turn nut butter into dinner

Hi there, Since last March, “How are you?” has become a real doozy. “I’m great,” I respond automatically. But then I pause and start again. “You know, the world is heavy and sad but we’re doing well and the kids are amazing and ridiculous.” Whatever your go-to answer is, the truth is that we’re all processing … Continue reading Feeling the feelings, a new whole grains bible, and how to turn nut butter into dinner