I started blogging almost 1 year ago as my New Year's resolution. Now 331 posts later, this may be the only resolution I have ever kept.  Blogging has turned into something I really enjoy.  It has introduced me to so many wonderful and talented people throughout the country. It has opened many new doors, travels.. read more →

I had the pleasure of catching up with my cousin, the talented Ashley Whittaker. She invited me and my Charlotte friend and designer, Cathy Austin, to join her for the book launch party for Ricky Lauren's new book, The Hamptons Food, Family, and History.  I lept at this invitation.  The party was truly the peak.. read more →

Double RL Ranch, as seen in Architectural Digest, is a majestic sprawling piece of heaven! I would love to have a 17, 000 acre ranch outside Telluride, Colorado too.  We can all dream. An interesting Vanity Fair article sheds insight into the design legend, Ralph Lauren. Ralph and Ricky certainly look the part. The views.. read more →

Can you thing of anything better?  This is what I hope heaven looks like…. and thank you Oprah for badgering ole Ralph to let us all in.  I think that was the best episode ever.  My darn kids also have deleted it off the DVR.  3 times was not enough. Ralph, I am available to muck stalls.. read more →