GEORGIA ON MY MIND

I just returned from Spring Break in Sea Island, Georgia and I came home longing to watch Steel Magnolias, sip sweet tea and redecorate my house using some playful patterns, […]



SUMMER LOVIN’

Summer entertaining season is almost upon us!  Here are some of my favorite things to have on hand to add spice, sparkle and whimsy to all of those planned (and […]



MILES’ STYLE

If you are searching for something fun and fresh to spice up your summertime soirées...look no further than Oscar de la Renta's new line of tableware, inspired by the tropical setting […]



SOME LIKE IT HOT

The yankee stronghold of Greenwich, Connecticut is an unlikely locale for a legitimate, Texas-style chili cook off, but last year it played host to one (at my house, anyway!) after […]



SPRING FLING

If you are looking to freshen up your home for the start of the new season, there's no need to commit to a complete overhaul (although that can be fun […]



LOVELY LITCHFIELD

 

I have made my way to Litchfield County - a scenic, patchwork of small towns in Northwestern Connecticut - several times in the past few years.  Each time I […]



EASTER ESSENTIALS

I have been hopping down the bunny trail...in hot pursuit of Easter "must have's!"  Here's everything (and more!) that you'll need to get your home decked out for Easter and […]



TIPTOEING THROUGH THE TULIPS

I have been admiring the tempting selection of tulips in the floral section of my grocery store and decided that it's time to dust off my "tulipiere."

I bought this […]



STREAMLINED

People who live in glass houses...shouldn't have clutter.

Last spring, I went to visit Philip Johnson's "Glass House" in nearby New Canaan.  For those of you who are not familiar, […]



LUCK BE A LADY TONIGHT

So you're sold on the idea of celebrating St. Patrick's Day but you're struggling to see a way forward that does NOT involve green bagels, food coloring in beer, a […]