These Boots Are Made for Walkin’

“These boots are made for walking… And that’s just what they’ll do… One of these days these boots… Are gonna walk all over you Are you ready, boots? Start walking” — “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’” Lyrics by Lee Hazlewood


Classic Shortbread Cookies

Today I’m sharing a recipe that is very close to my heart and perfect to make this festive time of year: classic shortbread cookies from the famous Rose Bakery in Paris. I have to be honest: I’ve tried a lot…


Holiday Style on Windy City Live

Yesterday I had the fantastic privilege of being a part of another of Jackie Bender’s video fashion segments (previous projects here and here), this time on ABC’s Windy City Live. For the holiday season Jackie shares some great tips on how…


The Ultimate Gift Guide for the Lifestyle Blogger

As lifestyle bloggers, we often dip our toes into many unrelated cultural projects simultaneously. We are busy, over-achievers whose ultimate goal is to somehow juggle innovative interior decorating, gourmet cooking, and fun DIY projects all while dressed like we had three…