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The holiday season is a time of family gatherings and family gathering games. Hereâ€™s one of our favorites, from Uncle Elwynâ€™s 80thÂ birthday party: Caravan Sites I have Visited.
Spring arrives intermittently, it seems. One moment itâ€™s all daffodils and salad, the next, snow warnings and pork chili and corn bread and Jon â€œborrowingâ€ the scarf he gave me for Christmas because itâ€™s a Boy Color. This is when … Continue reading →
It’s that time of year when we habitually stop and think of things that we are thankful for, then I write them on the totally awesome DIY chalk board that I made (technically supervised Jon making).
Walking home from choir through midtown I pass a veritable forest of Christmas trees. Some, like the one at Rockefeller that presides over the skaters and the shoppers, are a joyful cacophony of light and sparkle. Others, guarding the banks … Continue reading →
My first experience of Thanksgiving was 5 years ago, when I came to New York for four months. Until then Iâ€™d never known the pleasure of a pumpkin pie, never eaten a cornbread muffin, never imagined a green bean casserole, … Continue reading →
Among the many myths about this great city of New York, one of the most enduring is that of crocodiles living in the sewers. Over the summer this story was given a new lease of life when a crocodile / … Continue reading →