We were lucky enough to host my brother-in-law and sister-in-law and their 3 kids last week, complete with trips to Tower of London, Notting Hill markets, and endless trips to the playground. It was a joy having them. Cece wasn’t the only one feeling a little choked up when they left:   The weather cooperated for Read More…

27th April 2014  |  No Comments

    What a week. Anybody have an extra torso for sale? Mine is defective. I’m sending it back and I want a full refund. I’ll take the cyst-free, scar-free one with washboard abs. It’s Mother’s Day right? How can anyone deny me this? Allow me to take a breather from the poor-me’s and actually Read More…

30th March 2014  |  No Comments

I once dragged B to a Saturday morning bootcamp with 11 female participants. I could actually feel his embarrassment as we showed up to a sea of ponytails and neon pink Sweaty Betty tops with nary a dude in sight. We hadn’t warmed up more than 5 minutes before he took the first opportunity to Read More…

16th March 2014  |  No Comments

I hope you all had a lovely weekend. Mine was slightly less lovely than usual seeing that I had to give up tickets to Beyoncé with girlfriends to stay home and recover myself and my daughter from a vicious 24 hour bug. It probably worked out for all the other audience members seeing as I’d Read More…

2nd March 2014  |  No Comments

Dislike sprawling mountain vistas, charming bed and breakfasts, red covered bridges, snow coated white churches and bustling farmer’s markets? Can’t stand the thought of your neighbor selling fresh maple syrup, indulging in a blueberry beer from a local brewery, or toasting your toes in a ski lodge? If so, you would detest Woodstock, Vermont. Named Read More…

4th January 2014  |  No Comments

As days are often dictated by the needs of little ones, running a business, planning travel and meals and FaceTime dates and everything else in between, I often find myself in a steady fog of go-go-go. I know I’m not alone here. So this weekend as my cousin Ali and I touched down in Florence to Read More…

28th October 2013  |  1 Comment

  Happy perfect fall day everyone! Congratulations to Molly Rosedale on finishing the Royal Parks half marathon in 1:59. You couldn’t ask for a better day to get out and pound the pavement. Did anyone else run? Extra points to you Molly on the Fall Fitness Challenge and also to Julia Griffith-Jones who was spotted Read More…

7th October 2013  |  No Comments