Author Archives: Alicia

It’s Almost October?

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Well, this is supposed to be my “welcome to fall” post, but as I type this, the air is thick like pea soup!  Super muggy and steamy out.  So, my next post will have to talk about all the things I was planning on: like crisp leaves and air… This year’s Herb Event, held Saturday, […]

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Solace… And the Park is Finished!

I was at the park the other day with my young daughter.  We were sitting under the canopy of trees just watching the birds and squirrels as we always do.  After a few minutes of enjoying the quiet, another baby strolled in with its nanny.  They sat down next to us and we struck up […]

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Cupcakes, anyone?

We had so many yummy treats at Saturday’s event, but Double-D-Lish Cupcakes were blogged about by “Cupcakes Take The Cake” — click the link below!! http://cupcakestakethecake.blogspot.com/2011/06/unexpected-cupcakes-and-cake-pops-and.html

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FUNdraiser

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This year’s “Picnic in the Park” was a definite success!  So many things to see, eat and buy and all for a great cause: to continue the betterment of your beloved Stuyvesant Park.  I was truly impressed with all of the items up for the silent auction.  For the baseball fans there were Mets and […]

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Have you noticed?

Eastside Fountain Flowers

Some serious spring cleaning has happened in the east side of the park.  On Saturday, May 21, several Alliance members as well as people just wanting to participate rolled up their sleeves and weeded, cleaned and spruced things up!  Why all the beautifying?  It was “It’s My Park” day! So what got done exactly?  Well, […]

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Lush

West Gate

Have you been inside the park recently?  It’s like sitting on a canopy bed, isn’t it??  The leaves, flowers and overall bloom make the park feel especially magical.  And, the gate on the 2nd Avenue entrance on the west side is open!  My daughter and I zoomed right in. The Green event a few weeks […]

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East Side, Anyone?

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So today I wandered over to the east side of the park.  I found myself in this half, which, I definitely seem to neglect, because of the ongoing construction in the west half.  Wow is all I have to say!  Lots of blooming over there!  I must admit, more than in my favored west side.  […]

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