I’m a firm believer that all Christmas gifts should be purchased with the express purpose of helping the gifted make it through the long, cold winter nights with a lot of coziness and sparkle. Okay, maybe not all gifts, but gifts for her, absolutely. This Guide of Gifts For Her is focused on the all important creature comforts with a little sparkle thrown in for good measure.…

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Weekends are made for wine. OK, week days are made for wine too. White, red, rosé, bubbly, it’s all good in my book. Trouble is, I often find my wine rack empty just when I would enjoy a glass the most. Either I forget to pick up a few bottles or I simply don’t feel like lugging them home on the subway.…

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I rave about subscription boxes a lot on these pages and it’s because I truly love them. Why? They make my life a lot easier (less shopping plus home delivery) and the really good ones, are worth their weight in gold. I love luxury goods and I cannot lie. Luxury beauty, clothes,  homes, cars–all of that. Do I have all that stuff?…

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When I was a little girl, one of my favorite things about fall was road trips with my family to see the leaves change. We’d pile into my mom’s Cutlass Supreme or my sister’s Monte Carlo with wide eyes eager to see the beauty along the highway. Though our destination would be Bear Mountain or Pennsylvania Dutch Country, getting there was more than half the fun.…

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I came across a wonderful list of things to love about autumn over on The Inspired Room and I couldn’t resist doing a list of my own. I like autumn (it’s my second favorite season) but I love summer and parting is always such sweet sorrow. So in the spirit of embracing the present moment, here’s my list of autumn favorites.…

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