happy halloween (yesterday!!) this day always comes with such build up and anticipation over here as my kids love beginning to plan what they want dress up as basically the day after halloween the year before. we’ve had serious conversations about “tron” since like, before summer! and we all know conrad is dragon obsessed all day, every day....Read more
i brought my camera out yesterday as the kids and i wandered around the upper west side after school and admired a few brownstones that have gone all out for halloween this season. these photos don’t do any of the neighborhood justice, there are countless apartment buildings and brownstones scattered throughout the upper west side that are dressed up so festive this time of year. ...Read more
hope everyone had a happy halloween and is slowly recovering from the sugar overload! it has done a crazy number on our kids the past 48 hours, and i feel like we tried so desperately to limit their consumption, but still. STILL. the sugar highs (and then lows) are a real thing. and throw in some late bedtimes and extra early rises and BAM!...Read more
we had a great halloween here on the upper west side and made a little video from our night below! i love how new york city really pulls out all the stops on this night for the kiddos with every restaurant and shop handing out candy with a couple of incredibly decorated brownstone stoops in-between. it’s the best, and even with all our highs and lows from the day (lows with tears…i’m looking at you, sugar!), this was a year for the books....Read more
i’m not sure if this whole “wild!” animal costume theme will stick throughout the day today (the kids have switched up costumes a few times this past week for different parties and outings), but leading up to halloween, eleanor was really requesting an animal theme and we were all happy to go along with it!
i will be totally honest and tell you how stressed out halloween costumes made me feel this year....Read more