Monthly Archives: December 2013

‘Holidays On Ice’ at Bergdorf-Goodman

When I was young Christmas was a very magical time! Even to gullible children, the idea of Santa Claus was kind of freaky, but hey, the guy brought gifts – a lot of gifts!  What’s not to like?! And then … Continue reading

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The Season of Giving – and a Girl Named Dasani

 Photo Credit The New York Times In an effort to help my daughter appreciate the opportunities in her life, I am forever seeking ways to educate her about the challenges that so many people, especially children, experience outside of her own … Continue reading

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The Perfect Book for a Holiday Gift 2013

Some media forecasters predict that in the ‘future’, while we will still have printed matter, it will increasingly be seen as luxury goods – especially books. For me, large format picture books have always been a luxury, a luxury that endures time. … Continue reading

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Design Leadership Summit

My internal gyroscope was working overtime from start to finish during the Design Leadership Summit in New York City, and for days after! The DLN met for their 8th annual Summit this year.  It was an ambitious and densely filled … Continue reading

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