Easter is a big family holiday, but for some reason when it coincides with April Fools, my family is less than insistent that I show up. I kind of have a reputation.
For maybe the same reason, my husband has started taking up the habit of keeping me away from home and anywhere I might have been able to set up shenanigans ahead of time on 4/1. I’m fine with that. I like travel, and IMO it just makes shenanigans more challenging and rewarding if you have to make one work on the go!
This past weekend, we went to NYC. I live about 2 hours from NYC in no traffic, but I never casually go there. If I get my timing right, I can get there in a do-able 3.5 hours, and if not, it’s more like 5. Traffic time is never easy time. So I don’t go to NYC unless I can think of a damn good reason involving something that makes that kind of time commitment and an overnight stay worthwhile! And I totally, totally did:
This is Kimono House, an actual kimono store in the US! Woah. I honestly never even looked to see if there was one, because I assumed no. Some reviews have them only selling kimono, some reviews have them selling kimono and kimono fabric. Continue reading