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GIRAFFES DON’T RAWR

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One day I was walking down the street and I RAWR’ed. Someone said “Giraffes don’t RAWR” in a mean face and in a mean tone — like they were telling me off. So, I kept walking. I kept saying “rawr, “rawr,” “rawr” to myself in different ways. Rawr! Rawr? Rawr. So, then I just let out a big “RAWR” to myself. They were wrong. Giraffes, do rawr. They rawr loud, they rawr proud, anytime, anywhere…

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SEASON FIVE| FALL 2022| ENVILLE by Kelly Killoren Bensimon

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On this fifth season of Enville by Kelly Killoren Bensimon for Pologeorgis, the collection gets a new look before entering the villa (in the spirit of Love Island!). This Fall 2022, the luxurious line of shearling and wool has a new and exclusive color palette of soft baby blues, cool grays, and glamorous off-white. Bensimon continues to stay true to her roots. “This season for Enville, I am channeling the Supermodel — ON DUTY. She…

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In the Spirit of Daughters Day

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I’ve been thinking a lot about parenting — how I was raised,  and how I’ve raised my girls. I’m not perfect. I am so flawed, and I don’t strive for perfection — I dream to achieve.  My father worked smart so I could have better opportunities than he did. I want to give that gift to my girls — the gift of creating opportunity.  Some of my thoughts you may not know: 1. I’ve always put them…

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JUST ACROSS THE POND|Brooklyn Heights

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Brooklyn Heights is known as a posh residential area filled with elegant brownstones and cobble stoned streets. It’s best known for the tree-lined promenade along the East River, with incredible views of Manhattan’s skyline and the Statue of Liberty. I love the open space, neighborhood feel, and laid back environment. WHERE TO EAT: Colonie | 127 Atlantic Ave., nr. Henry St Colonie has an amazing American menu with Italian influences. My favorite thing on the menu is…

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