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Everyday Occasions Giveaway

Hello October! Time for autumn comfort: apple cider, cozy throws, baking and entertaining at home. You know I love cooking and entertaining essentials.  Have you visited Jenny Steffens Hobick at Everyday Occasions?   I found Jenny on Instagram and immediately started following her blog.  Jenny … Continue reading

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Entertaining: Ease Into Autumn

Colorful leaves and cool weather signal the arrival of autumn.  This time of year is great for entertaining and catching up with friends after a long summer. I love tabletop and gathering at the table to share appetizers or a full meal.  Time … Continue reading

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Country Flowers At Home

Summer is here! Country living in Warwick, NY is beautiful. We are enjoying the summer at home.  Many of the plants around the house are in bloom.  Every now and then I cut a few stems here and there and bring them inside to enjoy. … Continue reading

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Turn A Rainy Day Into A Sunny Day

On rainy Tuesday, a cup of tea and pretty images on Pinterest make it a more enjoyable.  How do you turn a rainy day into a sunny day at home? image 1-2, 3

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The New York Botanical Garden Orchid Dinner

Happy Friday!  You don’t have to wait for the weekend to have a little fun.  On Tuesday, February 10th, guests gathered at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel for the New York Botanical Garden Annual Orchid Dinner, an elegant event benefiting the … Continue reading

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Give Spring A Boost

Spring will be here in the next few months. I cannot wait until I see the tulips peeking out of the ground sometime in mid-April. Until then, a stop to the florist is the next best thing. Inspired by the … Continue reading

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Lilly Pulitzer for Target

Last week Target announced the next must-have design partner at the Four Seasons Restaurant Pool Room in New York.  Think resort chic just in time for Spring, Lilly Pulitzer for Target. Lilly Pulitzer’s wonderful color and pattern mix is chic, Palm Beach style. The … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Table: Back to Basics

There will be no shopping on Thanksgiving Day here!  Let’s keep the tradition.  Thanksgiving Day is celebrated with family and friends.  Call everyone to the table set in simple elegance with white linen, stoneware or white porcelain and classic silver plated accessories.   … Continue reading

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Purple In October

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. I’ll be covering the Holiday House NYC next month and celebrating all things pink this month.   In the meantime, I wanted to bring attention to another great cause. Did you know that October is also Domestic … Continue reading

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Tabletop Market Part II

It’s no secret that I love tabletop. I treasure the moments with family and friends sharing a meal and conversation around the table, set with pretty tabletop, candles and fresh flowers.  A welcome break from the office, Tabletop Market last week was delightful. … Continue reading

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