Happy Hanukkah

To those that celebrate, wishing you a Happy Hanukkah! May your holiday be filled with light and lots of latkes.

Just Peep It

I may not celebrate Easter, but there is one Easter tradition I love, The Washington Post’s Peeps Diorama Contest. Unfortunately, last year which was the tenth anniversary of the contest, was also the last where participants were asked to create a scene from current events, history and pop culture with one catch, all the characters in the…

Happy Hanukkah!

Gelt, latkes and dreidels galore with the first night of Hanukkah beginning tonight at sundown. This year we have Chrismukkah with Hanukkah and Christmas overlapping. Happy holidays to all!

In the Christmas spirit

I love Christmas decorations and the main greenhouse at Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay, NY is perfectly decorated for the holiday. With poinsettias in different shades of red at every turn and a beautifully decorated Christmas tree as the main attraction, it is hard not to feel festive when exploring all the exotic plants in the greenhouse. C

Happy Halloween

The pumpkins for Rise of the Jack-O-Lanterns at Old Westbury Gardens look amazing at night when they are all lit up, but this one was just as cute in the daylight. Happy Halloween!

Happy Memorial Day

In memory of many and in honor of all, thank you. Happy Memorial Day!