Monthly Archives: November 2011

Coffee Without a Kick

There are those that drink several cups of coffee a day, those that drink a cup or decaf every once and while, and those that never partake. I belong to the last group, but not by choice – I am … Continue reading

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Hidden Height

I always like a good wedge heel. Even though I’m fairly tall (5’9″ to be exact), most of my extra height seems to come from my torso rather than my legs (and finding tops that are long enough is a … Continue reading

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Scenes from Thanksgiving

I had the pleasure of spending Thanksgiving with both my parents and my future in-laws, together at one dinner table. There was a lot to celebrate and be thankful for: new jobs, new retirements, and the joining of two families. … Continue reading

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Top of the Muffin to you

When I purchased my whoopie pie pan (here), I actually had an ulterior motive for buying it – muffin tops. I belong to the group of muffin aficionados that prefer to eat just the top as opposed to the entire … Continue reading

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Seaton Sale

One of my favorite Cali luxury beachwear designers, Seaton, is having a huge blowout sale right now and I highly recommend checking it out here! They are offering 40-75% off some of their most popular pieces, including their signature cashmere … Continue reading

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Versace for H&M: Weekend Update

{The line for Versace outside the H&M store on Powell Street, San Francisco} As could have been expected, I heard the Versace for H&M collection sold out within hours at most stores. I walked by the H&M store at Powell … Continue reading

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Healthier Hollandaise

Hollandaise sauce seems to always be a guilty pleasure – a weekend brunch topper or a dinner party treat. However, this recipe uses 1/8th the amount of butter used in a normal hollandaise recipe and tastes just as great, no … Continue reading

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