Dog Days of Summer

The only sad thing about summer is when it ends. I must admit I am just not ready for “back to school” or fall. I’m hanging on tight to these last few weeks…      

Summer Inspiration

It’s hard to believe summer is halfway over. Say it ain’t so! Summer is without a doubt my favorite season in the Northeast. I want to soak up every minute of it until it’s over.  

Summer Style: Hat Attack

No better way to beat the heat than by throwing on a chic hat. I love that hats have come back in style recently. After buying two hats and wearing one each day on our recent trip I am totally sold. My face got very little sun and I rarely found myself squinting when I… read more

Fashion: Classic Style

I was recently out to dinner and saw a beautiful woman dining with her husband and grown children. I was smitten with her sense of style and commented to a friend that she looked chic, classic, and age appropriate. I know I am often guilty of buying pieces that are trendy  and “of the moment”…. read more

Best Buys: Lingerie

Let’s face it. What we wear on the outside is what people notice but what we wear under our clothes can be equally as important when it comes to how our clothes look on us. Fit and comfort are pivotal. And I won’t deny that a sexy new bra can give a woman a confidence boost even if… read more

Spring Inspiration

With nothing but rain and gray skies in our neck of the woods these days, I have been craving some spring inspiration. Here you have it! The looks, flowers, food, and drinks that make me feel spring ready. Enjoy!        

Fashion Favorites: Chanel Slingbacks

Winter be damned! Today was our first real snow in CT and yet I am already feeling ready for spring clothes. Shoes are at the top of my wish list. I am pretty sure this stunner by Chanel would be worn every other day. It has been my favorite shoe for the greater part of… read more

Inspiration In Between

It’s that moment. Right between Thanksgiving and Christmas we find ourselves in between. It’s not quite parka weather but there’s a chill in the air and a leaning towards cozying up by the fire. I’ve been layering up for cold mornings and warmer afternoons. Craving pie, warm drinks, and red wine. Here’s some inspiration for… read more

Fashion: I want…

Since buying our home I have been on a fashion shopping freeze. Unless you are a chair, a roll of wallpaper, a sconce or a lamp – you should not be beckoning me to buy you. Nothing but things for the home for the foreseeable future for this gal! That being said I have been… read more

Fashion: Fall Favorites by Janel

{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