Monthly Archives: May 2012

Flavors of the week

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Memorial Day has come and gone, and the humidity is on in New York. On the steamiest of days, what’s your favorite frozen treat? This past Sunday, I enjoyed a classic near home — Doc Davis’ ice cream in Pepperell, Massachusetts. Then, this week, I splurged again, this time opting for sorbet (one scoop of… Read more »

Color coding at home

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What do you do to organize the books and magazines you keep in your home? I’ve blogged about the number of magazines I keep in my New York-sized apartment before, but right now, I just keep them all in neat piles under my bed. What a clever idea to color code my collection based on… Read more »

Treasure hunting

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I love this post from A Girl, A Style about the art of collecting, and seeking out all kinds of big and little things that make us smile every day. It got me thinking about my favorite finds from May—the items that I didn’t know I wanted, but were definitely a delight when found! From… Read more »

The weekend is here!

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Memorial Day Weekend, at last! My dear readers, what do you have planned for the next few days off? I’m looking forward to kicking back and relaxing. And maybe playing some golf, too! Here, to get your weekend started right, a few happy posts from around the web: Pretty in pink. See this play now…. Read more »

Party Page: It’s in the details!

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There are so many ways to make a celebration special, but I love the look of these photo backdrops above. Such a clever way to personalize your next soirée! Each one is a bold centerpiece next to the food and drink, and seems guaranteed to inspire reminiscing as guests come and go. What are some… Read more »