Be Safe.

This weekend is a big one, with thousand of marches and protests happening around the country (this is awesome). I’ll be joining the Women’s March in NYC, but I’m proud to know my small town on Cape Cod will be uniting forces tomorrow as well. For anyone raising their fists in the next few days, please be safe and… Read More

A Winter Dinner Party Idea

Now that we’re in the thick of winter, it’s easy to hibernate and rain check dinner parties to another night — the night I’m not in my pjs by 5:30pm (it never happens). I am the sleepiest, crankiest winter hermit, and I end up going days without socializing. IT’S NOT GOOD. So, I started brainstorming ideas the other night and came… Read More


Hey guys! Here are some links for your day off lounging and never getting out of pjs. Hope you’re all doing swell and successfully avoiding that winter cold that has its death grip on practically everyone and won’t let go. Big hug! This is a little, tiny bit better. Bring these to your next get… Read More

On a Calm Life

I first got hooked on writer/philosopher Alan de Botton after reading his book, “The Course of Love.” His writing is wise, honest, and refreshingly frank — without being callous. In an essay for The Book of Life he wrote: “A calm life isn’t one that’s always perfectly serene. It is one where we are committed to calming down more… Read More


Hey guys, how are you? I’m gearing up for a trip to NYC, and I can’t wait to see my family and make a beeline for the closest Madewell. Safe travels for anyone hitting the road this week, and sending a big hug to you all. XO. Oh, also — that sounded like a goodbye, but… Read More