Must Know Mondays

Catching up, yet again on this glorious Monday morning. Here are a few articles that got my attention . . . If you’re a feminist . . . “Can’t we decide what we want to wear in 2016?” wondered Sarah Fekih, 23, from Lyon, France, in a comment she wrote to The New York Times.… More Must Know Mondays

The French Pharmacy

During my trip to France I bought all the touristy items: a sparkling Le Tour Eiffel, a beret, some Chanel and Louboutin (which I will cover in another post). But I also came home with what my husband called, “my very own French pharmacy.” As I was researching things to do, places to see and… More The French Pharmacy

Must-Know Mondays

I am back from my European extravaganza! And it’s another Monday, another day of playing catch-up. But this Monday I am actually catching up on about two weeks of headlines. Their were so many stories that I wanted to share with you but I cut it down to just a few that really held my… More Must-Know Mondays

How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style and Bad Habits

When I picked up How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style and Bad Habits at my local library, I was looking to de-stress. The book also tied in nicely with my focus on everything Parisian in preparation for my much-anticipated trip to  France. But never did I expect to find so much of… More How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style and Bad Habits


On Thursday, my birthday, my husband gifted me with my first flying lesson with Murray Aviation at Plum Island Airport. Since Plum Island is right next door to Newburyport, a family favorite destination, we headed there afterwards for some shopping, sightseeing and lunch. As I hadn’t eaten a big breakfast before my flight (just in… More Newburyport

Must Know Mondays

Another Monday, another day of catching up after a great weekend. Here are a just a few things that caught my eye . . . If you’re a feminist, no matter what your political leanings . . . check out this piece written by President Barack Obama on “This is What a Feminist Looks Like.”… More Must Know Mondays