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A decor shopper’s paradise, a cozy mystery series to love and more! {This & That: No. 99}

  A cozy mystery series to enjoy, a book all about pies, a simple jacket for spring and a decor site full of treasures.

A decor shopper’s paradise, a cozy mystery series to love and more! {This & That: No. 99}

  A cozy mystery series to enjoy, a book all about pies, a simple jacket for spring and a decor site full of treasures.

22 Tips for Creating a Grown-Up’s Living Space

And an announcement about a new addition to the blog! {22 Tips for Creating a Grown-Up’s Living Space}

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“A home should be a distillation of your interests, of who you really are. If you’re happy with your life, your space will reflect that.”Designer Rafael de Cárdenas, Elle Decor October 10

The destination we come home to each night after a long day’s work, after an exhilarating evening out or after stepping off a plane having experienced unique travel destinations, should be a place we feel most…

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Le Week-end Petit Plaisir: No. 10

{Le Week-end Petit Plaisir: No. 10} #tsllrecipe

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Simple homemade morning sweets are made to be enjoyed on the weekend. With just a few minutes to produce decadent results, you still have the entire morning to enjoy perusing newspapers, going for a walking, or sipping a hot cup of tea, contemplating how to spend the day.

And while I am an avid collector of cookbooks, the majority of the recipes I love, save and return to again and again, as…

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“Do not look for a sanctuary in anyone except yourself.”

—   Siddhārtha Gautama  (via cultivate-solitude)

(Source: 13neighbors, via habituallychic)

SJP - Harpers’ Bazaar UK April 2014
SJP - Harpers’ Bazaar UK April 2014

Brilliant & Sweet

{Colorful & Sweet} and one of my favorite looks from the Oscar Red Carpet

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Weekends at home are something I gleefully look forward to. With time to leisurely go about business, lose track of time and enjoy the comfort of the sanctuary created, it is these beloved weekends that are so very restorative and offer up time to explore and savor simple luxuries.

Whether you are traveling or able to stay at home as well, may you have…

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Style Inspiration: White, Blue & Denim

{Style Inspiration: White, Blue & Denim} … and Outfit of the Week: No. 10

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The temperatures have increased dramatically in just a few short days, and I am dreaming of fresh flowers, light jackets and pedicure-necessary sandals. Nothing speaks more of spring than white, denim jackets and pops of bright blue, and that is precisely what you will find in today’s Style Inspiration.

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Tory Burch’s print tunic dress captured the majority of the votes last week, and…

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Why Not … Take a Walk? Part Deux

{Why Not … Take a Walk? Part Deux}

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“Walk and be happy; walk and be healthy. The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose.” – Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens routinely walked 20 miles a day. French Women Don’t Get Fat author, Mireille Guiliano advocated walking as her primary source of exercise in her best-selling book. Heidi Klum, Jessica Alba, Geri Halliwell and Katy Perry also have been known to…

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Spring shopping, simply beautiful artwork to bring home and more {This & That: No. 98}

  With a yearning for spring and always room for more French-themed articles, you’ll find clothing, original art work, get-up-and-groove music and more .