Madeline Perelmuter resides in New York City and attends school at Lafayette College in Easton, PA.  She is studying studio art and art history. Her primary work consists of digital self portraits, documentary film photography, and watercolor paintings. Madeline Perelmuter, Photographer Click here to visit Madi's website.  


Natchie is Australian singer/songwriter Nadia Ackerman and the artistic force behind DUMBO’s Natchie Art at 141 A Front Street on the corner of Pearl Street.  I am very lucky to have one of her shadow boxes in my home.  It was a gift from my sister and has such a great story behind it.  My sister was... Continue Reading →

Joe’s Shrimp Marinade

  A friend gave me this recipe years ago and told me it was from the personal recipe files of Jo Ann Bass( owner of Joe’s Stone Crabs in Miami Beach, FL).  I have never been able to verify the recipe did actually come from Ms. Bass but I like to believe it did.  It... Continue Reading →

1905 Salad

  '1905' Salad  In the 1970s, this flavorful salad was the Columbia Restaurant’s answer to the ubiquitous salad bar. Created by waiter Tony Noriega in the 1940s, it was adapted by the Columbia, eventually phasing out the use of black olives and celery. The Columbia kitchen designed a new dressing that features Worcestershire sauce, lemon,... Continue Reading →

My Love Affair with The Bar Method

In November of 2015 , I stood on the bima of our synagogue feeling very proud of my youngest son and his accomplishments. I also felt the love of my family and friends sitting and watching this wonderful moment in the life of my child. However, a part of me was feeling incredibly superficial thoughts and... Continue Reading →

Items YOU need to try – October 2017

Here are some items I enjoy!   Starting out BIG with something I encourage EVERY WOMAN to have  and quickly moving on to simple items like a great pair of tweezers which make my life easier, I am always excited to share my finds with friends.   Click on the title for more information as I have included... Continue Reading →

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