A long weekend in Mexico City between meetings in New York and Texas… I had an afternoon to myself before my friend Michelle came and joined me. 233 more words
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I’m a sucker for it every time.
My chosen career is IN marketing, and I still find myself duped, hopeful.
I hear Malcolm Gladwell in the back of my mind, reminding me that it takes roughly 10,000 hours of practice to perfect a skill, but patience has never been my strong suit and I want it NOW! 241 more words
Pick of the Week: “The Witness“: My full review is here. The best documentary I’ve seen this year is this haunting and healing film about the notorious Kitty Genovese murder, in which a woman was reportedly killed on the streets of New York in 1964, her screams heard but unanswered by her neighbors. 255 more words
Yes, we actually went here for a late lunch. Home of giant, frozen margaritas and guacamole… and you know what? It was pretty good! I hadn’t been here in ages, since I was living in the West Village during college, and needed a quick bite, but it certainly did the job! 181 more words
Pick of the week: “Zootopia” (Netflix) — My full review is here. This candy-coated Disney animated film doesn’t sugarcoat the complexities of race relations, as a bunny rookie cop (Ginnifer Goodwin) comes to the big city and learn that all the animals there don’t live in quite the harmonious mosaic that she thought. 395 more words