Weekend Guide: Festivals, Farms, Glow Parties

Here are just a few ideas to get you started this weekend! Saturday, Sept. 15 dbar in Dorchester is getting you glowing.  Think neon lights, 80’s neon clothing (or you can go more modern, and highlighter paint all lit up by an ultraviolet blacklight. This event is for 21+ and …

The Only Son: Hamnet

As my kids begin to read Shakespeare, I quietly admit that I used to gather with some friends in high school over lunch and read Shakespeare together in the quad.  We always had fun with the plays and the words.  We were flirting teens and lovers of language.  I’m glad …

Genius at Play: Robbins & Boston Ballet

The ballet opens with a performance you can take in with your eyes closed.  It ends with a performance that makes you feel like your eyes are closed and your thoughts are dancing before you.  Boston is celebrating the centenial of Leonard Bernstein who also happened to be a lifelong …

Tick Tick Talk

When we first moved to Pound Ridge, NY my high school friends’ greatest fear was me getting shot or mugged in NYC.  My greatest fear was starting at a new high school given that I was not the most outgoing or confident person there ever was.  My parent’s greatest fear …