7.14.2017

A Week in Sicily: The Most Awesome, Unforgettable Vacation with 29 Friends!


Hi guys!  This is going to be a bit more personal than usual.
Some people thought that the idea of vacationing on 
the island of Sicily with 29 close friends was nuts.

How would we manage a group that large?
Wouldn't there be a lot of  "drama?"
Well, we DID have some drama... the fun kind!
Photo credit: Eric Kreher

7.06.2017

FIVE TIPS FOR A CASUAL FRENCH DINNER PARTY


Bonjour from Paris!   
If you follow me on Instagramyou know what I am up to!  
This seems like an appropriate time to tell you about a casual, French dinner party that we hosted recently in San Francisco.
Please ignore my "Franglish" on Howard's menu (he did the cooking).  

6.22.2017

PROJECT DESIGN: Simple Summer Entertaining Tips


Hello and welcome to another Project Design, 
and I invite other bloggers to share their ideas and tips.  
And today it's all about 
Simple Summer Entertaining!
We recently had a little birthday party 
for my husband, Howard, in my sister, 
Teresa's backyard in San Diego.

6.19.2017

BLACK AND WHITE MODERN FARMHOUSE KITCHEN Before and After


This has been a fun project to work with Lisa
 (you would love her).  
Today, I'm showing her black and white kitchen 
renovation in the S.F. East Bay area.
 
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