Category Archives: Musings


Nothing like some juicy ruins to get your emo on. We drove out to Muttontown (which, despite that quaint moniker is quite the posh North Shore town–when you’ve got like, five equestrian centers in a two-mile radius, you’re not mutton … Continue reading

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Clichés of Wedding Photojournalism

Back in the seventies and eighties there was a photography convention that was all the rage. My future mother-in-law has pictures like these (unfortunately, I couldn’t procure them for the blog, so I’m using others’ examples)—perhaps your parents do too. … Continue reading

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Wedding Reception Planning: Setbacks

This is one of those things that you know everyone else has gone through and to complain about it marks you as naive and pedestrian, but you can’t help thinking, Moi? Why me?? We went through what seemed like everywhere … Continue reading

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Find My Bride Style…Really?

So last night had me taking quizzes. Bridal style quizzes online. That was before I smacked my forehead and thought, hello–you’re taking bridal style quizzes. Online. The problem is, weddings are to a creative person like Disneyland is to an … Continue reading

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North Carolina: Backyard Fireworks

Amy and Nate make excellent pyrotechnic sychronized swimmers. Jimmy and Jon are the support crew in the back.

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Friends in North Carolina

Care holds the baby… …And then I hold the baby.

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Boys Will Be Boys

Playing keep-away. Did I mention that their team names were “Sting Ray” and “Emo Mackerel”? And that those took serious discussion?

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