I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


Photos: Sistahood at the 2012 Women’s Media Center Awards Dinner

November 19, 2012

The really bad news is that women are appallingly underrepresented in the media industry. The good news? Women are doing something about it — and having a good time in […]

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Where to go for a fun night on Broadway — with photos

February 7, 2012

Want to know how crazy expensive New York City can get? I recently treated two teenagers to a fun, $462 night on the town. And it was glorious to get […]

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Photos of a 10-course Chinese dinner — yum!

January 23, 2012

This is my first-ever Lunar New Year as a working mom. With a hectic 9-to-7 gig, I now totally relate to friends whose full-time jobs make it impossible for them […]

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Check out Islamic art at the Met

December 13, 2011

Tonight I went on a private tour at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The entire evening turned into one of those rare, perfect evenings in Manhattan. The magic began when I […]

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What it’s like to work at Etsy

September 22, 2011

Have you ever heard of Etsy? After a tour of the company’s corporate headquarters in Brooklyn, I have much more hope that great jobs are possible — if we can […]

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How to compete in a food eating contest

September 20, 2011

You never know what skills might be useful. And since I just had the crazy chance to witness a food-eating contest up close, here are tips on gorging to win. […]

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Google NYC has jobs, free meals and — men!

May 5, 2011

  My NYU journalism students and I are sitting right now in our last class for “Reporting Downtown.” Yay! We’re done with homework. Then again, boo – after bonding during […]

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