Monthly Archives: October 2014

How to be a Parisian wherever you are

Imagine that your friends in Paris have just sent you an enormous stuffed envelope.  You open it and out spills candid photos, a collection of lists and short essays.  There are even a few recipes.  Your friends want you to know how a Parisian … Continue reading

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Please Light the Elephant Dung!

I just got back from an awesome trip to Southern Africa – touring Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia and South Africa. Several friends have asked me to describe the highlights of our adventure. This is problematic. I’m sure it will take me … Continue reading

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Tending to your dreamy home library

I just read the sweetest quote on home libraries in the October 2014 issue of House and Home magazine.  “Every time you get a paycheque, buy a book.  Before you know it, you’ll have a beautiful library and that library … Continue reading

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