14 Jan 2018
January 14, 2018

Link Lovin’

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So much to read… So much to see… So many places to go…  Here are the articles on the web that have caught my attention.  Fast Decluttering Tricks for Every Room In The House HOW ARTIST AMANDA TALLEY STARTED HER WALLPAPER AND FABRIC BUSINESS Where the Locals Eat in Napa Valley How to Avoid Getting Sick.. read more →

When trolling the shelter mag websites today I came across a true gem designed by a familiar face and my sorority sister from a few years back at Rollins College… Enjoy this beauty!  Step Inside a San Francisco Tudor with an Aesthetic as Cinematic as Its Own Backstory For a distinctive Presidio Heights mansion with.. read more →

I was struck by this charming southern home that just feels right.   I love the fact that the designer, Allison Allen, who inherited the house from her husbands grandmother has embraced the quirks and is preserving it instead of demolishing the ranch as most have done.  See How This Gorgeous Atlanta Home Stays In.. read more →

28 Dec 2017
December 28, 2017

A Botticelli Beauty

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Today, we had the pleasure of touring the Uffizi Gallery with art historian and private guide Christana’s Florence.   It was an exceptional tour highlighting the best works in 2 hours.  It was perfect with the children.  They were fully engaged and I was impressed.   I LOVED seeing the Botticelli works for the first.. read more →

26 Dec 2017
December 26, 2017

Link Lovin’

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We are taking down Tuscany.  Today we conquered Siena, Pisa and arrived in Florence in time for a walk around town and a delicious dinner at Trattoria ZaZa. It was spectacular as was the vino!   Tomorrow we are off to The Mall in the morning and a private tour of Florence with Christina Mifsud of Christina’s.. read more →

I love Europe!   Today between playing games, napping and exploring the Christmas Village of Viterbo, I found myself wandering the web only to find a ski chalet / hotel off my dreams. It seems everyone is off on an adventure this Christmas from Instagram! Is this not insanely chic and dreamy? Introducing Altapura in.. read more →

We made it 4800 miles around the globe to spend Christmas is Violet (my eldest studying in Italy for the year). WE are all exhausted, wiped out and ready for a day of rest before continuing on to Siena, Pisa, Florence, Venice, Murano, Burano and Rome.  I hope Santa is good to you. Just having.. read more →