New York

Random Day in the Life

Homemade Cotton Candy

Somehow we have been successful in keeping Najwa from being a sugar addict. Now, she does consume candy, but it's nowhere near the...

Don’t Look Now But I’m Raising a Free Range Child

I know it's s scary thought. Not knowing where your child is every single minute while out in public. But ask yourself -- when is it time to let them explore the world? Let them learn now while you're near or when they leave for adulthood and are surrounded by everyone but you?

Walk the Walk, Talk the Talk Workshop

Today was the end of the Walk the Walk workshop Najwa took part in which focused on modeling and acting.

DC Preppies Get Into Bookmaking

Najwa and her classmates went on a field trip. Rather than explore a museum or other venue where the preppies run around looking...

Taste Testing The Impossible Burger

Lately I've taken an interest in gene editing. Mostly I've been reading about CRISPR, but then I read an article about the Impossible...

Lincoln Waffle Shop

Across from the Ford Theater, where President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated, it a local favorite called the Waffle Shop. It always seems so...

Putting Up The Christmas Tree

One of Najwa's friends came over and helped us put up the Christmas tree.