So much to see on the web… Back to work…are you ready?  8 Great Affordable Rosé Wines EATING WELL AT ITALY’S AGRITURISMOS   Peter Pilotto’s Guide to London The Most Beautiful National Park Hotels in the U.S. Light Love!  Obsessed with these chic Tanzanian Candles that are HUGE.  The Silent Tragedy Affecting Today’s Children 7.. read more →

This Anti-Aging Gin Claims to Get Rid of Wrinkles…too bad I hate Gin.  Obsessed with the work of Ruud van Empel. Adding Turin, Italy to my Italy to Do list for next year.  16 Avocado Toast Recipes That Will Instantly Upgrade Your Life Dying for this Jane Pope Choker.  8 Life Lessons We Learned from.. read more →

Another week has raced by in the blink of an eye.   I am as busy as I have been in years and I LOVE it! Design fulfills me to no end.   My eldest, Violet, is in Peru on a service trip and sending me beautiful pics day 1. I am proud and  very.. read more →

T.G.I.F. – time for a lovely cocktail or mocktail. Summer is the season of the cocktail. I find a drink always tastes better out of a real glass and with a pretty cocktail napkin.  It must be “my mother” in me.   I have a slight obsession lately with the embroidered cocktail napkins of August.. read more →

I hope you have the most wonderful Easter!   MAD MEN returns tonight for the final season. Mr. Porter‘s Doggy Style feature is PRECIOUS! I know I may be too old but I really want to go to Coachella.  This guide seems FAB.  After this week I need a Californiction…BADLY! Loving this jewelry line from.. read more →

This looks to fab not to share and time is running away too. VIA Mistletoe margarita recipe Recipe adapted from The Food Channel Serves about 2 Ingredients:  6 ounces tequila 8 ounces pomegranate juice 2 ounces sour mix 2.5 ouncesorange liqueur (or triple sec) 2 ounces cranberry juice Fresh orange zest Green sprinkles for garnish.. read more →