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A Home For The Holidays

Merry Christmas! “Home for the holidays” is a phrase we hear often. This year it has more significance. We are now living in our home a year. Throughout the year we worked hard to bring warmth to our home and … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Chic: DIY Faux Pineapple Finials

Pineapples are a symbol of hospitality.  I often see carved-wood finials of pineapples on fence posts throughout New England.  They are so charming.   We live in a Cape-Cod style house so I wanted to duplicate a similar look for … Continue reading

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Why Disconnecting From Your Blog Could Be More Productive

Disconnecting from the blog could be productive, at least in my case.  I didn’t leave all my social media channels.  I cut back and used Instagram to stay connected with you.  I love blogging and staying in touch with brands … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Recipes

Over the past week, I’ve been nursing a sprained ankle and a cough. Feeling a little sad, I’m not able to attend the Architectural Digest Show because of my injury.  For now, I’m resting my foot.  With a little luck, … Continue reading

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Winter’s First Snow

Snow arrived leaving a pretty winter wonderland. I enjoyed a walk in the morning to Palmer Square, while all is quite.   The snow makes the holiday a little more festive and magical.  On this cold winter morning, I’m writing out … Continue reading

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Five Kitchen Essentials for the Cook

We are all excited to be together for the holidays.  With three runners in the family, I’ll be cooking more than usual, and I couldn’t be happier. Half the fun of cooking is finding great kitchen essentials.  These five kitchen essentials will keep me smiling beyond the holiday season. Feminine and … Continue reading

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Take Me Away On A Holiday

 LET’S GET AWAY! Are you thinking, what I’m thinking? I love the holidays, but after all the decorations are put away and we bring in the New Year (2013, wow, where has time gone), I would love to get away. … Continue reading

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