With a long list of recipes that I describe as being simply luxurious, there are endless combinations that I regularly go back through for my own uses each time I sit down to organize a menu. KEY THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND: *Everything on the menu can be made ahead of time (except the risotto and … More A Small Summer Dinner Party Menu
“The first wealth is health.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson One of the assured ways of living a richer and more enjoyable life is to take staying healthy seriously. While our modern day culture provides an array of conveniences enticing us to move as little as possible and eat in abundance, the fact remains, our body … More Why Not Get & Stay in Shape?
Some of you, like myself, may have made a resolution that pertains to work – mine was specifically to create a more organized and productive workspace. With that said, I became quite excited about the decor and organizational aspects of this goal; however, prior to plowing ahead, I wanted to create a checklist to ensure … More Why Not Create A Productive Office?
Laundry rooms and mud rooms, while not the gathering place of a home, are frequently visited and in high demand when it comes to keeping the rest of the home clean and its residents looking put together. In an effort to create a work space that is more welcoming and calming as we set about … More Create A Simply Luxurious Laundry Room
Sufficed to say, I love to travel, and when I do, I like to do it well, but with the goal of eliminating all the unnecessary extras. So with a handful of exciting and dream-coming-true trips planned this year, my mind has been on traveling and how to do so in style – specifically how … More Why Not Fly in Style and Comfort?
Teased by advertising, coaxed by magazine editorials and tantalized by your favorite fashion blogs, that certain handbag you’ve had your eye on continues to be at the top of your shopping list, yet the price tag is extraordinary, and you are understandably guarded as to whether or not you should make the purchase. After all, … More Why Not Reduce Shopping Regrets?
Did you know that it wasn’t until 1974 in the United States that women legally had equal rights when it came to all credit practices? That means purchasing a home, obtaining a credit card, buying a car – anything that involved a loan or any sort prior to 1974 required a woman’s father or husband … More Why Not Be A Successful Woman?
“I don’t understand how a woman can leave the house without fixing herself up a little – if only out of politeness. And then, you never know, maybe that’s the day she has a date with destiny. And it’s best to be as pretty as possible for destiny.” –Coco Chanel You know that woman who … More Why Not Refuse to Underdress?