Posts Categorized: LiveWELL.

SoInLove EveryDay.

pink heart embroidered valentine

“He is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving.”- Kahlil Gibran So in love. That’s me.  Utterly.  Completely.  Divinely. Sow in love. Planting seeds.  Patiently awaiting the first bloom.  Envisioning the wonder of spring. Sew in love. I’m a big fan of Valentine’s Day.  There, I said it.  And there are… Read more »

Blush EveryDay.

rose spring wine recommendations

“I believe in pink.” -Audrey Hepburn I love pink.  Always have, always will.  Yes, its girlie and sugary sweet but it’s also the color of innocence and charm. It’s the color of people who believe……. in love & in life. I love everything pink, including my wine.  With spring finally upon us I consider drinking rosé to be another… Read more »

Luxuriate EveryDay.

champagne meyer lemon lobster tails

“The best things in life are free.  The second best are very expensive.” – Coco Chanel New Year’s is such a thought provoking holiday.  Looking back in remembrance and looking forward with vigor and hope.  Celebrating the high moments of a year, while acknowledging and honoring the lows. I happen to think that it doesn’t… Read more »

ChangeColor EveryDay.

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”  -L.M. Montgomery “Anne of Green Gables” It’s autumn in New York. The crisp air….the cardigan sweaters…..the pumpkins….the pies baking…..the harvest…..the changing leaves.  My favourite time of year.  Autumn always feels so potent with possibilities…..the circle of life mirrored in the children starting a… Read more »

SmelltheRoses EveryDay.

rosewater champagne cocktail

“A rose is a rose is a rose is a rose.” – Gertrude Stein Roses are the quintessential flower.  They are classic and timeless.  Messengers of adoration, infatuation, friendship and LOVE.  What often takes a backseat to their visual beauty is their soft, romantic bouquet.   Rosewater Champagne Cocktail Ingredients- -organic rosewater (make sure suitable… Read more »

PlayintheDirt EveryDay.

fire escape farmers market garden DIY

“Plant a garden in which strange plants grow and mysteries bloom.” -Ken Kesey Is there anything more satisfying than getting your hands dirty?  Such a simple sensation really…..but it is incredibly gratifying to DIG IN.  To be coated in something that makes you messy, or sticky, or grimy, or grubby.  It recalls moments of childhood… Read more »

ROCKStar Every Day.

“I got nasty habits.  I take tea at three.” – Mick Jagger “You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven. ” ― Jimi Hendrix “Where’s your will to be weird?” – Jim Morrison Lately I could use a bit more attitude.   A little more edge. I feel compelled to exalt my… Read more »

Luck Every Day.

diy lucky clover flats

“I’ve been lucky.  I’ll be lucky again.” – Bette Davis There are countless adages and proverbs from every corner of the world regarding luck. “Luck follows the hopeful, ill luck the fearful.” “Luck stops at the door and inquires whether prudence is within.” “There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so.” “A… Read more »

SpringFever Every Day.

daffodils & cyclamen springtime

“Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.”-Victor Hugo Somehow we are still deep in the thick of the gloomy, hard winter days in Brooklyn.  The glimmer of sunshine yesterday was a tease as another cold front heads our way sending chills up my spine and making me miss my California… Read more »