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real beauty

This past weekend was beautiful.  Busy, but we enjoyed a few quality moments of relaxation here and there.  It’s my favorite time of year at our beaches – the crowds have thinned and the temps have cooled down.  As I was driving back from school drop-offs early Monday morning, I was thinking about how beautiful the water is here.  I […]

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summer goodies + life update

Hello again!  Sorry for the blog silence, it’s been wild around our place.  Peter and I are out the door Monday – Friday by 7:15am, taking oldest to his summer job and youngest daughter to her ballet intensives carpool.  They both have to be at their destinations at the same time, but 20 miles apart, so we have to divide and […]

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mother’s day gift ideas

It’s going to be May before we know it, so let’s talk about Mother’s Day.  Each year my sweet fam asks me what they can buy for a Mother’s Day gift, and I never know what to suggest.  I usually ask for a hand drawn picture from my children – which I think is the perfect gift.  It’s so precious to […]

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parisian white: part two

Today we continue our discussion with classic creams and whites with regard to the ever stylish French.  No one does fashion like the French.  Last week we talked about how to pair up creams in your ensemble to achieve an elegant look.  Even though we typically think of black when it comes to fashion elegance, classic creams and whites are […]

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