The latest installment of our Baristanet Profile series, where we get to know the people in our neighborhood:
Name: Nicolette (Nicky) Mesiah
Where do you live? In the hip, chic Montclair ‘Center’
When did you move there? 30 years ago
Where did you grow up? Buffalo, NY
How do you make a living? Creating/selling only delicious ‘Healthy cookies & Toffee’
Coffee, tea or … ? MishMish coffee w/steamed cream please….
What’s your idea of a perfect Saturday? Listening & dancing to Felix Hernandez on WBGO-88.3FM from 10-2 pm.
What’s on your nightstand? Margo Jefferson, Deborah Davis, Yolanda Gault & Jorge Cruise
What are you listening to? Darius Rucker’s ‘Alright’ & NeYo’s ‘Champagne Life’-my Happy Songs, listen for hours
What are your current addictions? Yogic Chai with my newest 90 calorie chocolate muffin, Women’s health issues.
Talent you would most like to have? Artistry, Decorating, Drawing
What’s the worst-kept secret about Montclair? That it’s a for haven for cool, smart Boomers.
What do you hope they say about you at your funeral? She taught us how to be happy & live an authentic life!