December To Remember

Yesterday was the first snow for NYC, and it was quite magical. I watched from the window as the snow slowly coated the cars and ground. As I watched people slowly file out of their apartments to defrost or scrape their windows, I realized that winter was indeed here. Thanks December! December always means more [...]

Lemon Zucchini Cake

In New York City, winter usually starts 1 of 2 ways: with the sun hiding behind a thick blanket of grey clouds or with a rounding chorus of sniffling, coughing, and sneezing while enjoying your daily MTA journey across the island. Either way, it seems we find ourselves wanting to be inside with something warm [...]

Blank. Canvas.

There's something special about life just after a mid-day rain. The steam rises softly from the asphalt slowly and sensually melting back into the air it just fell through. Trees never look so happy as after that mid-day rain. I swear I can hear the roots growing and the trunk chuckling in that gut-deep uncle [...]