In Ellie’s shoes: Hosting Lessons from Power Brunch Sundays

As long as I could remember I loved event planning. At the end of 2015, I decided to host a monthly Sunday brunch with new and old female friends in 2016. I was inspired by a potluck lunch I hosted earlier that year – a diverse group of friends from ages, occupation, cultures and life Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Hosting Lessons from Power Brunch Sundays[…]

In Ellie’s shoes: Museums, Concert and Galleries

Spring has finally arrived in the Big Apple and it has motivated me to explore and immerse in the arts and culture-related activities the city has to offer. Recently, I have gone to several museums and attended a choir concert.  Each one was fascinating — be it learning about a different culture or seeing artist view of life. Rubin Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Museums, Concert and Galleries[…]

In Ellie’s shoes: Brunching in Style 

I have been hosting monthly Power Brunches for women for a number of months now. First and foremost, these are about bringing professional women from different backgrounds together and sharing insights; however, personally these also give me the opportunity to be creative and add my personal touch and style in terms of food and decorations. Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Brunching in Style […]

In Ellie’s shoes: Visiting Ida’s Studio

On a Sunday afternoon, Kanti Shrestha and I ventured to busy Canal street in Chinatown to visit Ida Ivanka Kubler’s art studio. Ida discussed her interesting art pieces made of cocoons, and since this blog is about women supporting women, we were very curious and excited to see her work in person. Her quaint studio is Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Visiting Ida’s Studio[…]

In Ellie’s shoes: Coffee Crushing

In my online travels, I came upon Workfrom.com via Instagram. They’re a community discovering and reviewing the best coffee shops, bars, co-working spaces and other friendly places in cities and towns all over the globe. It’s a great site for people who work remotely and need to get work done. Initially I had planned to Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Coffee Crushing[…]

In Ellie’s shoes: Channeling my inner Martha

Growing up, I watched Martha Stewart and Katie Brown. I was inspired by their creativity and love for small details. I always wanted to learn how to put together a gathering of such warmth and hospitality with lovely décor and great food for guests. And guess what! My dream is coming true now for our Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Channeling my inner Martha[…]

In Ellie’s shoes: Our first Power Brunch Sunday

As part of this blog, I will be hosting Power Brunch Sundays for an exciting and diverse group of professional women in my home. Wanting to give our brunches a personal touch, I decided to try my hand with DIY table decor and home-cooked meals. I hope you will follow along as I blog about Read more about In Ellie’s shoes: Our first Power Brunch Sunday[…]