Twin Parenting

Summer is almost over, but I’ve been thinking about some summer parenting goals and I only have a month left. We’re moving to Istanbul in August so it’s a great time for a new perspective on parenting. Unfortunately, I have to wait on my visa in NYC a few extra weeks, while G and the […]

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Orange Lavender Frosé

So I know you love rosé. And you’ve probably heard of frosé (frozen rose.) Well if you haven’t made it yourself, the time is now! I recently made it with some friends for a little birthday celebration and it was beyond easy. Not to mention refreshing, tasty and gorgeous. Step 1: Buy some basic rosé. […]

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Virginia Strawberry Patch

We had a blast during our trip to Chiles Peach Orchard in Crozet, Virginia. This farm is all seasons. You can pick strawberries, apples, pumpkins and peaches, depending on the time of year. We had brought the twins to Virginia to visit family for their 2nd birthday. I was planning a big, double layer, strawberry […]

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American Museum of Natural History

ROSE’S DRESS     MY DRESS (similar, same brand)   MY EARRINGS G and I took the twins to check out the American Museum of Natural History a while ago. It’s so funny because the entire time we were there, we kept looking at each other in shock and bewilderment, that we’d never come before. The very […]

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Cherry Blossoms at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

The cherry blossoms are blooming in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden! They typically start blooming at the beginning of April. We visited these cherry blossom trees at the BBG two years ago, in May, when the entire esplanade was in bloom and it was absolutely breathtaking. This year, I wanted to go a little earlier to […]

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*DIY* Gingham Strap Spring Shoes

So I’m sort of obsessed with espadrilles, especially the ones with straps that you can wrap endlessly around your ankles. My legs aren’t long, and sometimes the straps cut my ankle off and make my legs look shorter. BUT, I just always feel very Penelope Cruz a la Pedro Almodovar’s Volver whenever I wear them. […]

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Pinkish Wall, Pinkish Coat

COAT     SHIRT     SHOES     JEANS     SUNNIES: Elizabeth & James, old Hope everyone had a lovely Valentine’s Day! I wore this outfit for a lunch date a few days ago. Obviously, really feeling the fishnets + jeans trend. I wore fishnets a lot in the 90s, so I’m partial to […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day

We took some random pictures of the twins holding heart balloons for Valentine’s Day. This was actually the second set of 3 balloons, because of the first 3, 2 popped and Kaan killed the other one. I couldn’t resist buying more because they’re $1 each from the Dollar Store near my apartment. Oh my goodness, […]

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Brunch at The Plaza Hotel, NYC

 SheIn Gingham BLOUSE    Banana Republic FLATS    Vintage Purse & Pants Rose’s tights & shirt  Oshkosh Jacket  boots & dress Last weekend I took Rose for a mommy daughter brunch at The Plaza Hotel. They renovated the interior and the menu a few years ago, and I hadn’t been since the renovation. They’re known […]

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Brooklyn Bridge

old COAT    Rebecca Minkoff SHOES Rose: Gap SHOES, Rothschild COAT    Kaan: Gap COAT We took the twins to walk across Brooklyn Bridge the other day. *For my Turkish readers, Brooklyn Bridge is an old, iconic bridge connecting Manhattan and Brooklyn, with a raised pedestrian walkway down the middle.* Kaan is really into cars, which he calls trucks, […]

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