a woman of a certain age Posts

December 19, 2015 / Libations

Champagne is synonymous with New Years, but my theory is, Why wait?   Although I am a dedicated champagne “researcher” year…

December 19, 2015 / Christmas

Our tree is heavy with ornamentation. Of the vintage variety. I have collected these beautiful old (circa 1940 – 1950) decorations (obsessively) over the years,…

December 17, 2015 / Beauty

When the temperature dips, lips can become dry and chapped, and in severe cases, cracked. French skincare brand, Nuxe, has created…

December 17, 2015 / Life

… but New to me— a chrome and glass bar cart and three crystal candle holders somehow came home with me…

December 17, 2015 / Libations

The moment eggnog appeared on the grocery store shelves, was the moment that Sam has kept our fridge continually stocked with…

December 17, 2015 / Life

As of this morning, the snow is softly falling (and steadily, that sneaky snow). After weeks of rain pounding down on our…

December 15, 2015 / Libations

After hours of Christmas shopping, holiday baking, sewing angel costumes for the kids concert, or whatever occupies your pre-Christmas days, there is…

December 15, 2015 / Life
December 14, 2015 / Life