Embracing the New Normal

It doesn't feel quite right to be posting about things being "pretty" and "heavenly" when things are so off without acknowledging the changes. People have lost their lives; people have lost their livelihoods. At the beginning, there were memes comparing this to a war and I remember thinking that was very dramatic. It's a virus,…

Park Slope Hello: Sixteen Mill Bakeshop

We're about five weeks into the COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine has us doing all sorts of things we haven't done before. For me, that means making sourdough bread. It feels a bit like a science experiment as I mix the flour and water together each night and wait for bubbles to surface. It must be…

Park Slope Hello: Rosewood Floral Co.

Park Slope’s neighborhood feel is largely due to the small businesses that line our streets. No two storefronts are the same and each business brings a unique story to the neighborhood, as do their founders. With the rise of Covid-19 and the CDC guidelines to #stayhome, many of these small businesses have had to close…