Flowers, chocolates, perfume -- it's what most of us give the moms in our lives on Mother's Day. But why be conventional? After all, moms have many lives -- they work, they travel, they lead. Get a gift for the woman she is besides a mom.
A lot has changed for Duff Goldman over the past year. The Ace of Cakes has gone off on a motorcycle powered Sugar High, becoming a bi-coastal frequent flyer who told me, "I travel so much I don't have a time zone anymore."
Todd English's holiday give and get lists are, not surprisingly, inspired by things he loves (good food, drink and family) and things he longs for (time), with a few surprises thrown in for good measure.
Sasha Lazard, a classically trained opera singer, who rebelliously pioneered her own musical genre, kicked off a monthly concert series last night with André Balazs, putting the boom in the space formerly known as Boom Boom Room.