WINTER TO SPRING #TRANSITIONFASHION AT THE CHERRY BLOSSOMS

WINTER TO SPRING TRANSITION FASHION AT THE CHERRY BLOSSOMS COVERSpring time in Washington, DC is about as fickle as Donald Trump’s position on abortion.  While there seems to no longer be a transition from an election year to a non-election year, at least we have transition fashion.  I mean, if I am going to spend a heated summer arguing about why women support candidates who are anti-women, I at least want my wardrobe to be cool and crisp. Continue reading

NAUTICAL STYLE IN HAVRE DE GRACE

NAUTICAL STYLE IN HAVRE DE GRACE COVER

One of my favorite things about living in Washington, DC is the wonderful weekend getaways and day trips nearby that can fill up an entire season.  In just an hour or two, one can be on a local beach, in a fox village, or in a boating town.  This year  I promised myself I’d seek out new destinations, new experiences, and new perspectives in the same world.  Which brings us to Havre de Grace. Continue reading

HOW TO STYLE A MIDI SKIRT

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Going to the ballet.  Has there ever been a better reason to get dolled up?  I don’t think so.  When I heard the New York Ballet was coming to the Kennedy Center, I knew I had to pull a fresh New York piece out of my closet for a night out in DC.  So I experimented with a midi skirt for the first time.  This is how to style a midi skirt. Continue reading

TEA INDIA AT THE CABIN #GETYOURKADAK

Tea India at the Cabin #GetYourKadak Cover

A moment of joy always follows a sip of chai.  The warmth of each sip floods one with memories of the best ordinary things.  Chai from mother’s hands.  Chai after a dawat (a family feast).  Chai with favorite childhood biscuits.  The warmth fills inside and out.  That is why a variety of Tea India chais was the perfect thing to pack for a relaxing weekend getaway to a cabin in the woods. Continue reading