Tag Archives: Liv Hauck

New York City Weekend with My Family

Liv and Alex Hauck from the rooftop at the Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn Our daughter Liv planned a fabulously fun and wonderful weekend in New York City and Brooklyn to celebrate her brother Alex’s 21st birthday.  The weekend ended with an afternoon … Continue reading

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Nominated for Seven Grammys!!!!!!!!!!!  Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are nominated for a Grammy award in the following categories: Best New Artist, Album of the Year, Best Rap Album, Song of the Year, Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song, and Best … Continue reading

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MACKLEMORE LIVE at Best Buy Theatre

A whirlwind 20 hours in New York City to see the extraordinary Macklemore and Company perform at Best Buy Theatre left me spellbound and so not wanting the concert to be over! Wanz singing Thrift Shop I was a guest … Continue reading

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Visiting Liv in Brooklyn: Gardens at the HighLine, Battery Park, and The Bosque

Snapshots from a recent trip to Brooklyn and NYC to visit my darling daughter Liv. We had a wonderful time walking everywhere and dining out. Liv always takes me to the most fun restaurants with fabulously yummy food, and they … Continue reading

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Niles Beach 8mm

Liv shared the 8mm Vintage app when she was home this weekend. Some of the different effects include Noir, Tuscan, 1960s, 1970s, and Sakura. Craig’s Too Much Fun video posted yesterday was made with the 1920 filter. Liv’s Niles Beach … Continue reading

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Thank You!

Thank you with all my heart to everyone who attended my film premiere last night. I feel so very blessed to have had my beautiful community of friends and family there, and by attending, you all made the event a … Continue reading

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Rock On Moms!

To all the beautiful, hard-working and hard-loving Moms, daughters, best friends, sisters, grandmas, and aunts ~  Happy Mother’s Day! and  ROCK ON! My Mom in Central Park (I think it is Central Park) with her four babies Liv and I … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Spring!

Cherry Blossoms Cincinnati is typically about a week and a half to two weeks ahead of us in spring bloom power. This past weekend my dear sister-in-law, Amy, remarried a super great guy, Arnold. The reception was held at the … Continue reading

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Snapshots from Chelsea and the High Line

Chelsea Market Liv and I had lots of fun shopping the flea market and shops at Chelsea Market the afternoon that I left. Adjacent to the market is an entrance to the High Line. Don’t you love the chaise idea? … Continue reading

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Snapshots from Brooklyn and NYC

Snapshots from visit with my darling daughter Liv We walked and took the L everywhere and Liv showed me some of her favorite spots in Williamsburg and surrounding neighborhoods. 184 Kent Avenue, Brooklyn–gorgeous waterfront residential building and one of the … Continue reading

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Hello from Brooklyn

Visiting my daughter Liv in Brooklyn-love her and love NY!

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Beauty in the World

When I came back from meetings this afternoon, I learned the Good News that it is Butterflies, Unicorns, and Rainbow Day on GMG!!! I had already scheduled the Homies post, but thought to squeeze in another to celebrate this special … Continue reading

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The Most Cherished Gifts of All ~ Our Daughters and Sons

For Christmas Liv gave me an early edition of Emily Dickinson’s poems. I cried. The poems of Emily Dickinson play a beautiful role in my book, Oh Garden of Fresh Possibilities, but the sweetest poem found within the books’ pages is the poem written … Continue reading

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More Super Deliciousness from Passports Restaurant

Passports is one of our favorite restaurants and judging from the always full-house and the fact they have been in business for 17 years, Passports is clearly a favorite community-wide. The atmosphere is utterly relaxing, the food is consistently fresh, … Continue reading

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Liv (Daughter of Kim Smith) Guest Post

A few days ago I informed my mother and GMG contributor Kim Smith that I would be coming home to Gloucester for a short visit. Immediately the first question she asked me was, "What do you want for dinner your … Continue reading

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Le Gamin

Dining al fresco at le Gamin We had a very successful move and my daughter Liv is loving her new apartment. See her blog Boston to Brooklyn for several photos. For a lovely belated Mother’s Day treat, she took me to one … Continue reading

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Off to Brooklyn

Heading to Brooklyn to visit darling daughter Liv and to help her move across town to her charming new apartment. Wish me luck assembling IKEA!

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Life Story of the Black Swallowtail Trailer

Dear Friends, You’ve heard me talking about my butterfly film (for Months!). I began filming the black swallowtails last July and am only now close to finishing.  I am so excited to share this project with you and hope you … Continue reading

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Recording Simple Gifts

In looking for music for my butterfly documentary film I heard a very beautiful folk version of “Simple Gifts,” then found the John William’s recording, “Air and Simple Gifts,”  with YoYo Ma and Itzhak Perlman created for Obama’s inauguration, which … Continue reading

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My Daughter Liv in Brooklyn

Photos of our daughter Liv taken by her photographer friend Dave Krugman. Dave says “My favorite way to shoot is to wander through the streets with a close friend, follow the good light, and let the world show itself. Give … Continue reading

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Ring Out, Wild Bells

Ring out, wild bells, to the wild sky, The flying cloud, the frosty light; The year is dying in the night; Ring out, wild bells, and let him die.   Ring out the old, ring in the new, Ring, happy … Continue reading

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