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Hi. I'm Sara!

Welcome to Mercer + Green.
I am a born and bred New Yorker, mom of two little girls who loves
all things New York and is passionate about healthy living.

12 Things I'm Looking Forward to this December

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Also the most hectic, busy, slightly stressful. I love, love the holiday season especially now that I have kids. My girls love everything about the holidays and we really do pack a lot of cheer into this next month or so. Here are 12 things I am looking forward to this December:

Michelle Obama is my spirit animal. I may weep tears of joy when I hear here talk this weekend.

I reserved two gingerbread houses to decorate this year so there will be no fighting over which gumdrop goes where!

This NYC icon just reopened and I can’t wait to take the girls. On a Monday. When the crowds are hopefully scarce??

Ever year since Hermione was two I have taken her to The Nutcracker at Lincoln Center just like I did with my mom growing up. It’s my most favorite holiday tradition of them all!

We love the Grinch and I cannot wait to see Gavin Lee’s take on him!

I plan on making multiple visits to this new accu-mazing oasis to keep me sane through the holidays.

I am hosting Christmas Eve dinner for the first time this year and have outsourced the cooking! Whew!

Mary Poppins + Lin Manuel = holiday movie perfection.

I put these pretty and functional winter boots on my XMas list. I hope Santa (err Doug) gets them for me!

I’ve seen this trio all over instagram and finally decided to try it ahead of being in a bathing suit on vacation. Bottoms up!

We are going to Disney World for New Year’s and I may be more excited than my girls! I’ve been planning for months!

Waking up Christmas morning and opening presents with girls and Doug. Pure joy.

Gift Guide: A more than slightly dramatic 5 year old girl who loves to dance and be fancy.

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