Skate on In to Winter Today

I have a favourite local rink . I love the tiny sweet rink in Harvard Square at the Charles Hotel, but recently I saw a photo that might tempt me across the river. The Rotunda Rink at the Boston Harbor Hotel. The rink is open Monday – Friday 3:00 to …

PIN: Pencil it in this week(end)

Tis the season of excess, from spending to indulging, but my favourite kind of excess is overloading the calendar with so many wonderful holiday, community, seasonal events.  It is fun if you don’t try to have your cake and eat it too.  Choose the ones you want to go to …

Revenge, Opium, Love & Loss at the Ballet

It is refreshing in an age when a certain pair of shoes is “to die for” and one Kardashian sister is ready to kill the other because a shirt has been borrowed without permission, to be reminded of greater tragedies.  Being reminded that love, betrayal, and loss are the true …

A Night of Stars: Boston Ballet on Boston Common

Boston Ballet is starting their season al fresco on Boston Common on Saturday, September 21st.  Summer might be the season of outdoor performances but really there’s nothing better than snuggling up on and in a blanket on the common to be led away on a journey of beauty, grace, and …

Felix Doolittle for the Kitchen

Congratulations to Renee of Eat Live Blog and queen bee of the Boston Brunchers. You are the winner of the Felix Doolittle Valentine’s Day giveaway.  I didn’t want the rest of you to miss out completely, so Felix Doolittle was kind enough to offer 10% off your own set of personalized …