Happy New Year’s!

Happy New Year, dear readers! I don’t think I’ve ever been so thrilled to embrace a new year! New Year’s has always been my absolute favorite holiday because I love the hope and possibilities that a blank slate brings. That being said, you might have guessed that I’m one of those people who love making […]

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On the Election Hangover and Small Doses of Kindness

Hello, lovelies. Apologies for the crickets on here lately, but these past two weeks have been a whirlwind of activity with Halloween, our wedding anniversary, Lorelai’s birthday and a host of appointments and meetings all occurring in the same week. And then the election. Ohhh, the election. I’ve refrained and will likely continue to refrain […]

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Sneaking Healthy Habits Into Your Daily Routine When You Have Littles at Home

Post-baby weight gain. The ultimate “Welcome to motherhood” gift basket. I’ve always been pretty healthy and active. So when my weight started to yo-yo dramatically following my daughter’s arrival, I was surprised and frustrated, especially since I would gain and lose without changing my eating or exercise habits. When Lorelai became fully mobile, I saw […]

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An Accessory Guide to Timeless Elegance

I often get the feeling I was born in the wrong era, because I have a nostalgic longing for all things associated with old world elegance. Cocktail parties. Big band orchestras. Weekend bike rides through the countryside. And oh, the fashion! Is it me, or did the women of yesteryear just seem so effortlessly put […]

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Sweat the Small Stuff

Ever notice how the little things in life can have such a large impact? Small accessories can add dramatic flair to an outfit and a kind word or deed from a stranger can leave you smiling for the rest of the day. Sometimes we put too much stock on the big picture, which overshadows the […]

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