City Sidewalks: Community in the Chaos

Coming from a suburban town in the Bay Area- certainly not desolate, but a very tight-knit community, one of the things I feared the most about living in New York City was living in that extreme opposite; Sidewalks full of strangers. At home in California, I...


Playground Observer

Playgrounds in NYC tell many stories. When we first moved here, one of the first things that I noticed that was so blatantly different than the Bay Area was the playground life. On the weekdays, most (7 out of 10) children are accompanied by nannies. Saturdays...