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School’s Out for Summer… And Camp Garlia is in!

School’s Out for Summer… And Camp Garlia is in!
On Friday, my 4year old “graduated” from Pre-school, and as this is our first summer as Westchester residents, I have decided to really give the county a chance.  That and the $400-$500 a week for day camps is currently not in the budget. So what is better than “Camp Mommy” as my friend, Alissa calls...

Why I’m #dyeingtomatch…

Why I’m #dyeingtomatch…
I know what you’re going to say… I don’t even know how long it’s been since my last blog post… but here’s another.  No promises on frequency (which hopefully means I’ll be back more frequently). Anyway… After my Washington Post “On Parenting” article last month, I was floored by the response from dancers, especially dancers...

Oh NO They didn’t … Bashing America’s Working Mother

Oh NO They didn’t … Bashing America’s Working Mother
Since becoming a mother in 2012, my life  has been one of balance.  From moments of chaos to moments of zen, the day to day realities of becoming a parent are those that I have dealt with both privately and publicly. This added texture of becoming a parent and being an artist is also a...

Sweet Potato, Squash and Kidney Bean Salad…?

Sweet Potato, Squash and Kidney Bean Salad…?
As a lover of sweet potatoes and squash, and a lover of trying new things, I made this dish the other night from pure inspiration.  I’m sure it has a proper name, but I’m calling it “Sweet Potato, Squash and Kidney Bean…Salad ?” It is great the next day and possibly a little chilled, if...