Monthly Archives: March 2012

The weekend is here!

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My darling readers, I’m off! As I talked about yesterday, this weekend marks the first of seven weddings that I have this year. My friend Lucy is getting hitched in Fort Lauderdale, and I can’t wait to celebrate (and soak up the sun). Any fun plans for the next couple of days off? Wishing each… Read more »

My Best Friends’ Weddings

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A short post about something I mentioned last week — this year, I am thrilled to be attending a total of seven weddings. It’s a record high for me, but ’tis the season I guess! And truth be told, I’m looking forward to every single one. Almost all will serve as mini-vacations. The destinations range… Read more »

Happy 60th Birthday Dad!

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A birthday toast to my dad — today he turns the big 6-0! Definitely a milestone birthday, and a very big deal. We celebrated this past weekend with a very successful surprise party, where plenty of pics taken over the years were shared. Here, I wanted to share a couple of photos from my first… Read more »

Sweet treats

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  Last week, I blogged about starting a letter chain with friends. Oh, the delight of getting snail mail! This week, I’m taking it a step further after learning about Biscuiteers, a charming bakery in London that, with just a click, enables you to send one-of-a-kind “pressies” to your friends. Choose from an extensive array… Read more »

Cooking Page: How Easy Is That?

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I’ll admit: when it comes to cooking, I’m not the best chef. That said, I’ve made a 2012 commitment to showing noticeable improvement in my culinary skills. My secret weapon? The help of my friend Shalah, who is a natural in the kitchen. Instead of splurging on high-cost cooking lessons, we have created a girl’s… Read more »