September: Links I Love

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As September draws to a close here are a few of my favorite links from around the web this month. Love this school house renovation. So chic and clean looking. Make cake quickly. From one sugar addict to another – this is a great quick fix. Summer swimming is almost over… Could it be time… read more

Just For Laughs

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This is one for the ages. “Dad, you just don’t understand weddings. At all.” I mean really. Even though this is not my child – I ADORE her. This one had me laughing. Enjoy. x https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6ZojleXMn4&feature=player_embedded

Join the parade!

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It’s time to celebrate our town! Greenwich is 375 years old and part of the year long celebration is taking place this Sunday at 2pm. It’s a parade! There will be more than 300 marchers including the Second Company of the Governor’s Foot Guard, the Sons and Daughters of the American Revolution, marching bands, fife and drum… read more

Cool Things: The Flying Pool

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Would you? Could you swim in this suspended pool? Looking at it fills me with equal parts terror and exhilaration. As “swim season” is wrapping up it felt appropriate to feature this incredible architectural feat. Coming to London in 2017 thanks to the developer Ballymore Group. I think I would have to take a dip. Fear… read more

Fashion: Fall Favorites by Janel

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{Fall Picks: Zara Suede Skirt, Long Leather Glove, Frame Flared Jeans, JCrew Cape Jacket, Burberry Leather Ankle Boot, Cole Haan Oxford, Isabel Marant Cable Knit Sweater} It’s coming… FALL! I am ready to layer up during the day and snuggle up in front of a fire pit at night. Who better to ask about her… read more

Read: The Rocks

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If you are having a tough time bidding summer farewell this is the perfect read to make it linger just a little longer. It’s impossible not to feel swept away while reading The Rocks by Peter Nichols. It’s a wonderful blend of complicated human emotions, entertaining antics, and a little bit of oceanic history. The story is beautifully told… read more

Event: Go Wild! 2015

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It’s that most wonderful time of the year. It’s hard to feel it in the air because it has been so darn hot in these parts – but I just know fall is coming. And with fall comes my favorite family event of the year. On Sunday September 20th children of all ages are invited… read more

Cool Car: The Jeep Grand Wagoneer

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It’s almost like the universe heard my prayer. This may take some of you by surprise but I have a thing for cars. Fast ones, unique ones, classic ones… While driving last week up in Vermont I was day-dreaming about the type of rustic car I would like to have at our house there. I imagined… read more

Making Crayons

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This might go down in history as my younger daughter’s favorite craft project EVER. You see when she was little if left to her own devices she would peel and snap every crayon she got her hands on. After doing this crayon project I kind of understand the impulse. When we moved into our new… read more