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RockShic
New York, New York
Blogger of Fashion and Street Styles -- Lover of Downtown Manhattan
Interests: Vintage, travel, style, and romance
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Today is the last day of February and I can hardly believe it! There’s certainly been a lot of living packed in the past month – and to think, February is a short month too!! So where to begin? On Tuesday I caught up with an old friend (you might... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Happy Tuesday! I hope you all had a wonderful long weekend (for those who had President’s day off... sadly hubs was not so lucky). We’ve been busy exploring and gallivanting about town, as per usual — and we made not one but two trips to the New York Historical society.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2019 at Rock Shic
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New York Philharmonic New York Philharmonic Lunar New Year Concert David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center – 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023 Well hello hello!!! Happy Friday! We are looking forward to a nice long (and hopefully sunny) weekend in Florida. Having said that, Mamma is sharing... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Gustafer Yellowgold Symphony Space – 2537 Broadway, NYC Hello hello hello! My goodness it’s been quite a week since we last checked in, and this mamma’s been doing a lot more gallivanting than writing, but what else is new. First off – hello February! Can it be February already? I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Tonight we read a cute book about quality time with dad… via camping and making fires, fishing, and telling ghost stories. It was, to be fair – incredibly sweet and then munchkin insisted on re-creating a drawing of him and dad (though I dare say it’s odd that they’re both... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Big Apple Circus Lincoln Center’s Damrosch Park – 137 West 62nd Street, NYC The wintry weather here in NYC didn’t stop us from gallivanting out and about the city this long weekend! We had loads of fun and enrichment, first off with the Circus this Saturday! I’ve always heard about... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Everyone’s been talking about the #tenyearchallenge… and I wanted to share the above, as I stumbled upon these frames while tidying up tonight. The top one was taken in 2007, at a friend’s farewell at Stanton Social. The funny thing is, back then the lower east side seemed so foreign... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Life Doesn't Frighten Me by Maya Angelou Illustrations and passage from munchkin's favorite section Loving the illustrations by Jean-Michel Basquiat Life Doesn't Frighten Me by Maya Angelou, with illustrations by Jean-Michel Basquiat, edited by Sara Jane Boyers This is a gem of a book, and I first encountered it at... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2019 at Rock Shic
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First beach trip of 2019!!! Having the whole beach to himself #dream Cooling down on a hot Florida day! Selfie with bubs... of course he's too busy with sand-play to even look up! Brrrrr!! Baby it’s cold outside! We are bracing for a cold cold MLK weekend ahead 🥶... which... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2019 at Rock Shic
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The Sound of Music Artis-Naples 5833 Pelican Bay Blvd Naples, Florida 34108 While we were away in Naples over Christmas and New Years, munchkin and I caught a performance of the Sound of Music – one of my all-time childhood favorites. Suffice to say, little man is also OBSESSED!!! The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Christmas is over and it is now time to start packing away our ornaments and tossing out the tree! (Which always makes me quite sad to be honest). This year we ended up having a live tree in our apartment in downtown Manhattan (munchkin picked it out himself right down... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2019 at Rock Shic
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A Big Moon for Little Star by Grace Lin School is officially back in session and we have fully embraced the joys of reading in this household (not that this passion ever truly goes away but there’s a new sparkle in our lives!) Munchkin is doing a reading challenge at... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2019 at Rock Shic
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The Lion King Minskoff Theatre 200 W. 45th Street New York, NY I have long wanted to take my little buy to see the Lion King on Broadway. As a matter fact, I’ve even wanted to see it myself when the show first came out! Can you believe that the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2019 at Rock Shic
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I believe OM is in order! #saltlakecity Those oh-so-sweet snowflake stories I was telling you about! The great thing about entering New Year and re-living those highlights from 2018 is that you also get to revisit some of those perfect memories – like mamma’s Spa Retreat to the St. Regis,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2019 at Rock Shic
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Children's Museum of the Arts -- Munchkin's work! Love the "Clay Studio" at the Children's Museum of the Arts My darling second child! Your smile simply light up my days. The Ruffians up to no good again on the balcony. This is their constant state these days, but it's hard... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2019 at Rock Shic
Thank you so much! Hope you've been enjoying the Rockshic baby adventures... happy new year!! You are right... they REALLY do grow up fast!!
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on #781 A Family of Four! at Rock Shic
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My boys kicking off the New Year at the Ritz Carlton in Naples -- for more see here! This little man was still not fully walking at this stage... imagine that!! At last, at last we MOVED INTO OUR NEW DIGS!!!! #homesweethome #newdigs #boxesboxeseverywhere New Keys! Proud homeowners we were.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at Rock Shic
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Good morning! Today is our first day winter camp at the Naples Zoo, and a new adventure awaits us!!! (Somehow it feels like Mamma is more excited than my munchkin about all of this 🦁🐾🐆). For the next four sessions... Every day is going to have its own separate, dynamic... Continue reading
Posted Dec 27, 2018 at Rock Shic
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Well well well folks, here we are back in sunny Naples! Can you believe that this is our FIFTH year celebrating Christmas here in beautiful Florida? I can hardly believe it myself. (There was that one year, 2016, where we unwrapped our presents back in the Lower East Side of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2018 at Rock Shic
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We are officially approaching that time folks! If you follow RockShic on Instagram you know that we are ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS in Manhattan at the moment (though soon we’ll be leaving for our annual winter trip to Sunny Florida). This weekend my munchkin and I went to Rockefeller Center to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2018 at Rock Shic
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Yes yes I know!!! It is almost mid-December and yours truly is only *just* playing catch-up with her annual Thanksgiving post. Better late than never I say. In all fairness, this Thanksgiving was particularly challenging — hubs was away and I was working hard to juggle both munchkins (with the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2018 at Rock Shic
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Tonight munchkin and I did a fun school project at home, as part of a homework series that he must complete by “Half Term” (a British school thing). The objective was to “Research and write about a celebration from another country." We had just been back from a trip to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2018 at Rock Shic
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Halloween has officially come and gone, and this Mamma is actually OK with that! How can I not be when: (1) work has been ramping up to be incredibly busy and; (2) we are en route to Tulum!!! Every year, I spend a considerable amount of my time fretting about... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2018 at Rock Shic
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It’s that time of the year!!! Hubs always gets a bit cross with me right around this moment each year, where he accuses me of “losing the plot” because I am just too keen to dress up the kids in various costumes. What can I say, they just look too... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2018 at Rock Shic
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In an instant.... a mere flash — we went from the beginning of October (anniversary celebration!) to nearly the end (Halloween!!). How did that all happen so quickly? Is this just part of getting older? I always think that I will write more when I have “my down time”... “peace... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2018 at Rock Shic