fantastic beasts

when your mother has been a potterhead (a term i’ve strangely never felt comfortable using, but it sure beats saying something as boring as “a harry potter fan,” y’know?) since the ’98 united states release of the series, your childhood is bound to involve a bit of magic. okay, a lot of magic. okay, they’re the … Continue reading fantastic beasts

all hallows’ eve

recipe for celebrating halloween in the city, where trick-or-treating (even if i was comfortable with it and didn’t assume that every stranger i came into contact with was a murderer-in-waiting) is near impossible: give your kid his first ever “sweet,” as he calls them. laugh at his failed attempts to ingest said sweet. dance around … Continue reading all hallows’ eve