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love it: weekend with mum

My mum came to visit me this weekend! Always so nice to have family in the city for a few days. Friday night we went to Heartland Brewery for dinner and Smiling Pumpkin Ale. Saturday we walked around the Union Square greenmarket and the Madison Square Park streetfair. She took me grocery shopping (thanks, ma!) and then we went to get fun haircuts at Hair Metal. I wanted to maintain the cut I got there 6 weeks ago, but ended up cutting much more than before:

Whatcha think? It's short! I really love it though... new looks always feel like fresh starts to me. Today we had lunch at Crepes on Columbus- a favorite little haunt of ours on the UWS. We went shoe shopping before she got on the bus to head home. Never enough time! I'm always a little sad when she leaves. The gorgeous sunset out my window when I got home cheered me a bit:

I love NY!