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Roll On!

Today I am attending the 135th Annual Easter Egg Roll at The White House with my son, Jack!   I LOVE the Obama’s Theme this Year; Be Healthy, Be Active, Be You! All Images via Associated Press, and The White House … Continue reading

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Inspiration to Realization

All images via Jenny Taylor Photography This Fall wedding at River East Art Center in Chicago was perfection.  The teal and antique gold with hints of sparkle and fall.  The “sip and sample” taste of two cities cocktail hour, the … Continue reading

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Black Magic, A True Story.

A year ago on October 28th, I wrote this post. Which inspired the email below to arrive just a week later on November 4th … {click to enlarge it…} After I pinched myself at the prospect, I contacted this lovely … Continue reading

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Style the Look: October

Main Image: Martha Stewart Weddings.  Velvet Swatches, Vintage Glass Amber Bowl, Bowl with Pear, Cutting Board, Honey, Gold Spoon, All ribbons and wood hat boxes found on etsy.  Charcuterie and Cheese photographed and styled by Anne Book. It’s October! My … Continue reading

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The World Is Your Oyster

      1. Oysters on the half shell, 2. Oyster Garland and How To 3. Oyster Wreath Mirror 4. Oyster Diamond, 5. Rock the Custard Prints

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City Provisions- The Market Is Hot

  The other day I received the most INCREDIBLE gift basket loaded with local goodies from City Provisions here in Chicago.  This incredibly gourmet, first of a kind gives “local” a definition that goes far beyond the idea of nearby. … Continue reading

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Sophisticated Shore Supper Party- {Maryland Style}

It’s official!  Memorial Day Weekend is the much awaited for weekend when the magic of Summer begins, and with it, the best of lifelong memories and traditions. So many of my Summer memories are from Maryland and the Eastern Shore. … Continue reading

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Bite Me

Elaina Vasquez is culinary cutie for sure! This Chicago based caterer is a class act!   Elaina’s sweet and savory delights are as ridiculously delicious as they are clever and cute! Follow their Pins from the NEW SITE for inspiration and ideas … Continue reading

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Ane they’re off… host a Bourbon Tasting for the Kentucky Derby

 

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The Everygirl announces Wedding Week

If you have yet to check out the Everygirl, then today is your day.  However,  I know that most of you are already fans and followers like me.   Today they announced that the week May 7th will be a … Continue reading

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