Welcome!Made in Brooklyn is my place to document my creative journey, from bread to babies, cards to cakes. You are welcome to come and join me for a while.
- I stopped teaching Kindergarten in 2005 to become the mom of two crazy boys here in Brooklyn. At first I thought being a stay at home mom meant that I needed to pour all my time and energy directly into my sons, but I realized somewhere along the way that being a rockstar mom meant not only taking good care of my boys, but also taking good care of myself. And taking good care of myself means pursuing something creative...just about everyday. I started Made In Brooklyn to motivate myself in my creative goals as well as share my work with others and perhaps inspire them in their own creative journeys.
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Category Archives: weekend
The weekend started on Friday night. Our advent activity was to watch “Home Alone”. And this is Andrew’s consistent reaction to “Home Alone”: He LOVES it. :) Then Saturday was also about movies! We went to the theater to see … Continue reading
Hello! Thanksgiving has come and gone. And here we are in December already. I am listening to Christmas music and have lots of festive things planned for today to prep for the holidays. But first I want to look back … Continue reading
We had a really simple weekend. Dave got in from a red-eye flight from LA early Saturday morning and so on Saturday we did a lot of sitting around, resting, napping. I had a little sympathetic jet lag myself. But … Continue reading
This weekend we went hiking. The weather can’t decide if it wants us to wear to winter coats and hats (as we needed a few days last week), or if we are fine in sweatshirts. This past weekend, sweatshirts were … Continue reading
I needed a weekend just like this so much! We didn’t do a whole lot. We went into the city to run an errand, which turned into a little urban frolic. We were just together a lot…hanging out…and it was … Continue reading
This weekend the boys got their robot on and we went to a Halloween carnival and haunted walk in Prospect Park. The carnival games were run by local high school students and included things like “Sweep-the-Pumpkin-through-the-Cones”. And “Pumpkin Bowling with … Continue reading
This weekend we went hiking in New Jersey. It was really good to get out there! Hope you all had a great weekend! Email this post Like!4
On Sunday morning I could see that Dave wasn’t feeling well and needed a day at home and that the kids were bouncing off the walls and I needed to get them OUT. Plus, I wanted to get out a … Continue reading
This past weekend I went on a Mama Away to New England. I saw a lot of friends and I took a LOT of photos! :) New England is just gorgeous right now. I sort of couldn’t believe my eyes, … Continue reading