Monthly Archives: March 2012

The weekend is here!


Happy weekend, my dear readers! This week flew by. What are your Saturday-Sunday plans? As the photo indicates above, I’m skipping town — off to Boston to celebrate my dad’s 60th birthday. Such a milestone occasion! It’s a quick trip, but I can’t wait. Another exciting part of the weekend? The season 5 premiere of… Read more »

Summer Page: New York Picnic


A toast to spring! What better way to celebrate than with a picnic outdoors. I confess — I discovered Perfect Picnic last year, but it was too late. The delightful, warm weather of summer had already gone by. But now that the sunshine (and high temps!) are starting to come back, Perfect Picnic is once… Read more »

Wallpaper accents at home


Are you partial to wallpaper or paint? Whenever I’ve moved apartments, I’ve opted to prime, paint and trim, but after seeing the perfectly wallpapered walls in the launch issue of Heart Home magazine, it’s decided: I’m ready to switch things up. These photos in particular feature the home of the duo behind the British brand… Read more »

Snail mail


I’m so inspired by the creativity of Emma Robertson and her lovely blog. Recently, she invited six of her friends to participate in a snail mail extravaganza! The rules: each person has to mail something special to everyone else that’s a part of the chain. In Emma’s case, she’s sending all six friends pretty paper,… Read more »

Bonjour Paris!


I’m thrilled to report that my tickets are booked — this fall, I’m officially traveling to Paris. Even better, I’ll be spending half a week in Ireland first to celebrate the wedding of two very dear friends. So, let the planning begin! And please, send me any and all recommendations. My list of things I… Read more »