FLASH BACK FRIDAY – WHAT I WORE IN ITALY

. There are a few places on the planet that make my heart still.Β  A few places where the air seems just a little sweeter,Β yet the vibe seems a little more electric.Β  One of those places for me is Italy.Β  We had the pleasure of taking a holiday to Rome last year, and I also […]

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INTRODUCING NEST FINE FRAGRANCES’ CITRINE – A FAVORITE SUMMER SCENT

I am usually always on the hunt for new perfume in the summer.  I am drawn to fresh and clean citrus fragrances, but wanted something with a little more depth and muskiness to it this year.  I know it sounds like an odd combination, but I wanted a lemony scent without the tangy acridity of lemon pledge.  Warm […]

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HOW TO START A BOOKCLUB

Married in the suburbs with kids? Suddenly realize you don't go out with your girlfriends anymore? Sure you may still meet up every few months (or six) for the odd drink, but that elusive casual meet-up is often hard fraught, preempted by a children's crisis and other commitments that get in the way of a […]

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DINING ROOM REVEAL

We are all finished with our dining room makeover. I am so in love with the shade of pink paint we chose – it is called Odessa Pink by Benjamin Moore. It is a beautiful creamy salmon pink that screams Jane Austen for the modern times. It is an elegant and refined color and has […]

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