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One Sunny Day in D.C.

I’ve been to D.C. a few times. Until a few years ago, it was particularly exciting because I spent the better part of my childhood entertaining the idea of going into political science. 444 more words

Travel

Spring Runway Report

A few weeks ago I attended a Spring fashion show at Neiman Marcus hosted by Ken Downing. Flying in and out of town, I barely have time to catch my breath but I didn’t want to miss an opportunity to hear his take on the latest trends. 157 more words

Beauty

Beauty and the Balcony

I may not own my own house but that does not mean I can’t create a little garden oasis. Every year I head out to the open market and buy myself a bag or two of earth and some flowers. 34 more words

Favorite Things

Things Learned From a Former Salon Receptionist

Before getting my big girl job, I worked weekends at a high-end salon as a receptionist. And as you know, I looove makeup and skin care products. 474 more words

Blog

The Quest

Right off the bat I am going to tell my Uncle Bob that this post may be slightly less interesting to him than the previous skincare/makeup post from last week. 1,412 more words

Confessions

Baked Sunday Mornings: Grasshopper Cake

If you are reading this and you are a chocolate-mint enthusiast, this is a good day. I’ve never been a mint person, but as has happened often, BAKED recipes have helped me turn. 877 more words

Baked Sunday Mornings