Author: Susan

November 12, 2015 / / Beauty

Shades for Fall. Not for the faint-of-heart nailpolish. Brilliant with black. Be brave. Oxblood Red: Essie, Berry Hard Deep Plum: Nars, Fury    …

November 12, 2015 / / Recipe of the Day

Lunch around here usually consists of sandwiches. Sometimes with soup. Or just soup and home-made bread. But pizza is the ultimate…

November 12, 2015 / / Life

AKA the egg yolk conundrum….what DO you do with twenty egg yolks? I’m sure Google knows. Lemon curd? There is cake left…

November 12, 2015 / / Life

Oh, the excitement of a birthday! It is always a family affair in our home; we’ve never done the birthday hullabaloo…

November 11, 2015 / / Life

On this day, 70 years hence, may we all take a moment to remember.

November 11, 2015 / / Front Row Fashion

Every so often I am inadvertently on trend. According to The Zoe Report, brooches are having a renaissance right now. So…

November 11, 2015 / / Life

A birthday celebration for the youngest member of our party–Max—who turns 12 today. As a baby, I used to call him,…

November 11, 2015 / / Beauty

  Fabulous makeup deserves fabulous tools. And may I highly recommend the Zoeva Rose Gold Luxury Set. Comprised of eight essential…

November 11, 2015 / / Beauty

As lovely and versatile as Charlotte Tilbury”s The Sophisticate  matte eye palette is, even minimalist me needed/wanted more than four shades. There was…

November 6, 2015 / / Smart Read