Monthly Archives: July 2012

NYTimes Magazine – The Other Mothers of Manhattan. A glimpse into the private world of nannies and the children they watch over.

In case you missed the NY Times Magazine feature about NYC nannies, you can experience this audio slideshow on their website:http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/07/13/magazine/15nannies-storybook.html?ref=magazine# The Other Mothers of Manhattan A glimpse into the private world of nannies and the children they watch over. … Continue reading

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Best of UWS lists…

This amazing website DNAinfo.com posted a fun list of the best ice cream stores on the UWS. Fine, great, we all probably know these… but at the bottom of the page, I saw other lists that I thought were great … Continue reading

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Heads up to parents in our neighborhood – stalker man with camera

Just call the police if you see this guy. Lets get him away from our kids… I trust Diana’s instincts and she does not over exaggerate things. ———- Forwarded message ———- From: <dianaromolo@yahoo.com> Date: Sun, Jul 15, 2012 at 8:27 AM … Continue reading

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West 78th Street to Close Down for Public School Play Street

In case you didn’t hear about this or see the signs up in the neighborhood about the meeting to vote on this… West 78th Street to Close Down for Public School Play Street Updated July 10, 2012 3:19pm July 10, … Continue reading

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Breast-Feeding May Help Women Fight Obesity Decades Later

as seen here: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-10/breast-feeding-may-help-women-fight-obesity-decades-later.html Breast-Feeding May Help Women Fight Obesity Decades Later By Makiko Kitamura – Jul 10, 2012 Breast-feeding may help mothers reduce the risk of obesity later in life, according to a study of 740,000 post-menopausal women in the U.K. For every … Continue reading

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BLOWDRY-ONLY SALON COMING TO LONG-VACANT AMSTERDAM AVENUE SPOT

I think this place will do really well around here, don’t you?This website always has great news but I thought I’d highlight this new blowdrying salon on 76th street! http://www.westsiderag.com/2012/07/09/blowdry-only-salon-coming-to-long-vacant-amsterdam-avenue-spot BLOWDRY-ONLY SALON COMING TO LONG-VACANT AMSTERDAM AVENUE SPOT Posted on … Continue reading

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Image of the new rental apartment building on Broadway & 77th

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/01/realestate/along-with-the-larstrand-pricey-rentals-rise-on-the-upper-west-side.html?_r=3 Another Pricey Rental Rises on the Upper West Side By C. J. HUGHES Published: June 29, 2012 TWO years ago, the opening of the Corner and the Aire proved there was a healthy appetite for spare-few-expenses rentals on the Upper West Side. Enlarge … Continue reading

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We might pay more than someone else online for the same item?

I just read this article in the Economist Magazine.  I used to manage the online division of Aveda and loved being on top of all of the latest techniques and technologies available in the online space. WOW – this article … Continue reading

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