EASTER INSPIRATION

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With Easter this weekend (how has time flown yet the weather stayed so cold?!) I figured we could take a look at some stunning table settings for a little dinner inspiration. Happy Easter and Happy Passover to all.       Continue Reading

FRENCH BEAUTY MUSTS

Pharmacie

Skin care is big business in France. In Paris you will find every "Pharmacie" full of La Roche-Posay, Avène, Claudalie, Bioderma, and Vichy products. It is a treasure trove of skin care products, hair products, fragrant oils, scented soaps and perfume.  If you are a skincare junkie like me, you will feel like you have just entered heaven upon Continue Reading

FASHION MONDAY

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I have worn glasses since childhood.  Fortunately, I never had to wear them all the time; I now rely on them for driving , watching movies and any other time I need to see in the distance. I recently decided to take the plunge and fill my new prescription in the frames that I have wanted for years. Retro-inspired eyeglasses with thick rims in bold Continue Reading

BLUE & WHITE

Blue and White bathroom tile

I am currently obsessing over the color combination of blue and white. It is such a timeless pairing for furniture, kitchenware and home accents. Here are some of my favorite displays (drooling over the tile in picture one).       Continue Reading

PACK THE PERFECT SUITCASE

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Since we discussed how to choose your fashion essentials for travel in Monday's post, it is only fitting that today we share a step-by-step guide to packing your ideal suitcase. And, friends, I actually do adhere to most of this list! Once caveat for tip 8, be sure to always carry any non-costume jewelry in your carry on! Here is another Continue Reading