Tag Archives: Holidays

Happy New Year!

Artist Yoko Ono built a memorial called the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER for her late husband, John Lennon, on an island off of Reykjavik, Iceland “which emanates wisdom, healing and joy. It communicates awareness to the whole world that peace & love is … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favorite things…

I’m not sure about you, but I always seem to find myself doing my holiday gift shopping in the final days of December; maybe it’s a New York phenomenon, everyone finds themselves busy wrapping up the loose ends at work, … Continue reading

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2015 – A New Year

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Holiday Entertaining Magic!

Entertaining friends and family over during the holidays can be a joyful experience. Bringing a large evergreen tree inside, covering it with a bazillion lights and filling it with ornaments, helps to transform a home into a magical setting for … Continue reading

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Welcoming Winter!

  Find some light on this Winter Solstice!  

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Best Wishes!

. Wishing you happy holidays! .  . .

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8 Outstanding Design Books – Holiday Gift Ideas

I LOVE books, especially inspiring books on design and design history! And I love to give books to friends, clients, family and my staff in the holiday season. My own library was started in earnest over 30 years ago – … Continue reading

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Looking Backwards To Move Forward

Here are 2 ways to start the New Year; Make a list of resolutions from a place of resignation, recognizing that you will likely fail at keeping. Or, INVENT the FUTURE!

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‘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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