Monthly Archives: December 2010

Picking

Marni I don’t mean to pick on my kids and for the most part it is about the same thing but lately… all this time together, I am picking. I have spent every day with them all day for days … Continue reading

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The city in the snow

Marni Relief. In our rain boots (this is NYC we have slush puddles not snow piles) we took to the streets the kids and I and it was a great day. People were out and about and I even got … Continue reading

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I quit the snow.

Marni I am getting soft. Twenty years in NYC has made me soft. I woke this morning at the country house to find the hours of digging out my car were lost~ We had been plowed back in. Three feet … Continue reading

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So much snow…

Marni Hours shoveling… and still we only made a path to the car. We did get the car out though~ doesn’t that count. ¬†Finally I collapsed onto the couch and then for the last several hours my daughter and I … Continue reading

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Blizzard

Marni This is the third year in a row it has snowed over December break. It really isn’t a big deal except that I do have to hit the mall at least one day to take after-Christmas notes. So, today … Continue reading

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Is space really that great?

Marni We cram into a tiny apartment in NYC all year. Day after day the mess makes me nuts because the space is so small. Yet I have been at our house for less than 24 hours and I am … Continue reading

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Christmas

Marni Two nights Three parties…. I still love the holidays. The worst part about the holidays? John Stewart and Colbert are not on. today not only did I engage with the kids but we had private jokes together. This was … Continue reading

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