This is Becky and Matt. They work in the education devision at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. They are two of the most wonderful people you will ever met. I feel like I’ve known both of them for all of my life. They’re truly special. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Allison. She is the owner of Dewey’s candy on 141 Front Street in DUMBO.
( www.deweyscandy.com )
I swear that store is my dream come true. It has all the candy you can think of. And you see those lollipops hanging above her head, they’re real. You can eat them. She was so warm and welcoming. I can’t wait to go back there and get some candy. Simply beautiful. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Cynthia. She is the owner of CJ’s Baby Boutique in “The Shops” at DUMBO.
( phone number is 718-217-6373 )
Everything in her boutique is handmade by her. She started doing this after she retired from being a teacher. She is such a lovely person and I had a fantastic time talking to her. I’m really happy that I got to meet her. Simply Beautiful. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Vanessa. I met her on the B69 bus going to DUMBO. I didn’t have a lot of time to talk to her, since she had to get off right after I took her picture but, I thought she looked so beautiful just sitting there, riding along, that I wanted her in my blog. Simply beautiful. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Asha and her dog Frida. This Indian native is an oncologist. She is such a happy person with a lot of love for Frida. It warmed my heart to see the two of them frolicking around Prospect Park. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Brianna. She’s the manager of the Underhill branch of bluemarble.
( www.bluemarbleicecream.com )
She was so nice. We had an interesting conversation about how incredibly fast the “cookies and cream” ice cream flavor sells out, even in winter. She was fabulous. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Jill. She’s the owner of Urban Asanas.
She is a phenomenal women and one of the best yoga instructors I know. She is so vibrant and full of life. A true gem. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Laura. She works in the fashion industry. As you can see she is pregnant and radiantly beautiful. I salute you Mother of Earth. The gods have blessed you with the baby that is growing inside you. She is glowing and I’m so happy to know her. She was going to work when I took this picture and boy I am glad she’s going to be in my blog. Only in Brooklyn.
This is April. She is a teacher. As the saying goes ” Those who care, teach”. She’s flawless and she has a heart of gold. I like her a lot. Kudos to her, the maker of doctors, presidents, kings, and many many more great people. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Zuri. She’s a student at SUNY College at Old West Bury.
She is extremely intelligent and confident. It was snowing and she took the time to strike her pose for my blog. She’s truly a gem. Only in Brooklyn.
This Jennifer. She is co-owner of a private nutrition practice in Manhattan.
She is oozing fabulousity. She is utterly flawless and the elixir of youth. She was doing her shift at the food coop when I asked her to pose for the blog. She’s fun to be around and has a kind soul. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Aviva and Angel. Angel is the owner of Chrysanthemum on Washington Ave. ( chrysanhemumteasandflowers.com )
Aviva is the designer of the store and she has a book out called “No Potato Passover”.
( www.nopotatopassover.com )
This two ladies are so beautiful inside and out. They have so much love and happiness to give. You can just feel it in the air when you’re around them. It made me feel extra happy. Simply beautiful. Only in Brooklyn.
This is Miriam. She is radiantly beautiful and has a smile thats genuinely sweet with just the touch of shyness. She is the owner of BCakeNY on Washington Avenue.
( www.BCakeNY.com )
She is a phenomenal woman. She was so friendly, warm, and easy to talk to. I’m happy that I got to meet her. Only in Brooklyn.