April Foolishness Mar30

April Foolishness

Unless they find that darned baby King Cobra they lost at the Bronx Zoo before Friday I think the best pranks this year will involve hiding a rubber snake just about any place you can think of.  If the thought of dealing with even a fake snake gives you the shudders, here are some more ideas I thought were swell. >>Tape...

Apple Blossom White {from Harper’s Bazaar} Mar28

Apple Blossom White ...

I know – I’ve been complaining about the weather a lot lately.  If you follow my Twittering you’re probably up to date on my feelings about the snow we got last week (on the first day of Spring no less – oh the humanity!) It just seems as though a cold wind has been blowing far longer than the...

Welcome Spring? Mar21

Welcome Spring?

I agree with the...

Vanilla Bean Cookies Mar18

Vanilla Bean Cookies

These are great little cookies for an afternoon spent reading with a cup of tea or as a pick me up with a cup of coffee.  Love them!  Here’s the recipe: -1 cup  butter (room temperature) -1  cup  granulated sugar -1  vanilla bean (about 4 in.) -2 1/4  ...

Green Goodness Mar17

Green Goodness

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  We celebrate green today, but the color is universally one of the most favored in the spectrum – synonymous with luck, success, prosperity, warm balmy temperatures, and environmentalism – no wonder it’s popular the year round. Here are a few fabulous green hued products for you to take a peek...