Monthly Archives: January 2012

From Kate’s Bookshelf: First Edition

Super special post here today! Really, there is no way for me to properly articulate this news, so I’m just going to skip all the flowery descriptions and just get to the good stuff- I am the proud owner of a 1869 FIRST EDITION of Lousia May Alcott’s “Little Women, Part Second”!!!!  “Little Women” is my all […]

Velvet Crush

The weather has turned here and the winter wind is blowing. Time to wrap myself in something soft and lovely!  I’m crushing on these versatile velvet beauties; paired with jeans and a blazer, they make a casual outfit a little more fanciful! I love adding vintage brooches into the mix, the “cameo” was a recent […]

Challah French Toast

There is nothing I love more in the winter than a big, warm breakfast. Add a cup of coffee and I’m spent. My mother, sister and I consider ourselves “disciples” of kitchen goddess, Ina Garten and I know we’re not the only ones. Am I right fellow foodies?? Mom made Ina’s Challah French Toast over […]

A New Year

Hello all! I hope you had a wonderful time celebrating the new year! My night was very low key, feeling a little under the weather at the moment. Despite the tummy ache, it was still a nice time because for me, midnight happened to strike twice! Since my boyfriend David is visiting his family in […]