Kony 2012?

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Have you heard of Joseph Kony?  I hadn’t until last week.  Then I saw this video made by Invisible Children, Inc and directed by founder Jason Russell.  It was uploaded on March 5th and… Continue reading

These Advertisments Are Ridiculous.

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I can definitely tell that I am getting older. Now that I’m 30, I yell at the television and get irrationally angry about advertising. Seriously, though, these commercials are irritating for a variety… Continue reading

My Latest Shopping Habit

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Ok Friends, this is where I tell you a secret and you try not to laugh until you hear me out.  I’ve been shopping at Talbots…and I’ve bought things…twice.  Ok.  While you catch… Continue reading

Still Got It?

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I just had to jump in with a quick follow up to Jessie’s post this morning.  In this era of forty being the new thirty, fifty the new forty, Conor couldn’t believe that… Continue reading

Still Got It

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I’m going to put it right out there- this post isn’t about my thoughts on a matter worthy of lengthy commentary. The Bradley Coopers and Ryan Reynoldses (?), are in the spotlight for… Continue reading

Interior Inspiration: Painted Floors

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A few weeks ago I talked about painting your window frames black for an unexpected, yet elegant twist to your home. Today, I’m going to show you images of great painted floors.  Yes,… Continue reading

Instagram Weekend: Franconia, NH

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“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire:  it is the time for home.”   -Edith… Continue reading

Decking Your Drink

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I know, I know, I just ended my last post saying I promised not to go all Martha Stewart on you.  Buuuuuut, while we’re on the topic of extravagant drinks, why not take… Continue reading

Get Your Cocktail On

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What good is that great at home bar without the accompanying fancy-schmancy cocktail?  For a long time, I thought that good tasting, homemade cocktails were unattainable.  I always stuck to the simple things… Continue reading

Nonsense, As Covered By The National Media

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In this endless primary season, I’ve been amused by the spectacular implosions of certain candidates. I thought it would be interesting to chart the self-destruction of the GOP candidate field by looking back… Continue reading

TBT #3: I See More Carbs In My Future

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This was not the first time I’ve tried to make bread.  I attempted to make brioche twice before and both times, my ego was crushed when hours of effort only produced a tough,… Continue reading

2012: The Year of the Cherry Blossom

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It’s no secret we are sick of winter and ready for warmer weather to resuscitate plants and flowers and bring color back into our lives. I went to the post office this morning to… Continue reading

Interior Inspiration: At Home Bar

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At home bars are taking the interior design world by storm. They’re so popular, it seems they’ve practically become a home requirement, like a refrigerator or a stove.  Having a bar at home… Continue reading

Weekend Inspiration: Green Gardens

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Hi Guys, A confluence of miscommunication and technical difficulties has delayed Instagram Weekend until next Friday.  Our bad.  Stay tuned though because it’s going to be a good one.  Anyway, Jessie’s post on… Continue reading

Spotlight on Quinoa

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On Tuesday Kristen posted an amazing dinner recipe that included Mango Quinoa. It wasn’t just the wonderful flavors that were happening in this recipe that got me excited but more the fact that… Continue reading