thanksgiving 2013.

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hope you had a wonderful thanksgiving day yesterday with loved ones! we were here in the city for thanksgiving and started our day with friends at landmarc at columbus circle for breakfast. the restaurant has a great view of the macy’s day parade which passes by outside so it was a genius way to stay warm while still enjoying the floats and balloons outside....

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a little video of my favorite giggles + happy thanksgiving!

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my dear mother came for a visit this past week. it was wonderful.  when my mom comes to town you can always count on a fresh loaf of bread coming right out of the oven, and other bowls of rising dough propped up all around the cooler parts of the apartment. on your bedroom dresser, on a chair beside a window… “can i put this on the fire escape?” she even asked....

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life lately, according to my iPhone pictures.

a few iphone photos from our trip to amsterdam and paris last week!  we took a lot of photos on our SLR camera also and once i have time to upload and go through them, i will share a few here…hopefully next week!  glad to be back and readjusting to our time zone. new york looks especially wonderful with all the holiday lights and decor taking over....

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turkey and traditions!

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with thanksgiving approaching next week, we wanted to share this darling graphic our sponsor sweetgreen put together around food and the first thanksgiving.  it’s so interesting to see! (you can click on the graphic to see it bigger.)  i had no idea a turkey can run faster than a person? and yes, i totally had to go youtube some turkey running videos after reading that stat....

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mommy daughter date.

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a couple of weeks ago, eleanor and i had a little mommy daughter date together. we got our nails painted at the nail salon and shared a few rice krispy treats at treat house on the upper west side.  that place is pretty cool inside. it’s like a tree house! ;)

it’s not often that it happens, but i’m trying to find more opportunities to spend one on one time with just eleanor or just samson, rather than always with both.  ...

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