Category Archives: Home is where the heart is

Holiday Gift Idea Roundup

Whether you’re searching for stocking stuffers, that one perfect gift, or have yet to start shopping, here are some great gifts at various price points for the ladies in your life. 1. Illume Luxe Boxed Mercury Candle in Balsam & … Continue reading

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Richly Textured

The temperatures have cooled off here, and it feels like autumn is slowly making its entrance. My mind has been on home lately, and all the rich textures and layers that allow us to hunker down and get cozy when … Continue reading

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A Pink & Gold Bridal Shower

  Last weekend, my family and friends threw me the loveliest bridal shower. It was decked out in pink and gold, and guests were encouraged to wear a touch of pink. I had an absolutely beautiful day, and I wanted … Continue reading

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Summer Playlist

Summer is so much more enjoyable with great music. This is my unofficial summer 2014 playlist, complete with some old and new tracks. These songs have been in rotation at our house as we enjoy the beautiful weather as of … Continue reading

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Bar Cart Staples

I’ve had a longterm love affair with cocktails (and craft beer and good wine — evident here). I was browsing wedding registry items earlier this week and this bar cart stopped me in my tracks. I know, it’s an absolute … Continue reading

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Philly Flower Show Cocktail Recipes from Art in the Age

The famous Philadelphia Flower Show starts this weekend (and runs March 1-9). To celebrate, Art in the Age has crafted two Flower Show-inspired signature cocktails that they’ll be serving at the show on March 2 (look for them in the … Continue reading

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Custom Stationery From Minted.

I got engaged over the holidays, and while I promise I will not turn this into a wedding planning blog, I did want to share something I came across that I’m really excited about. I’ve always loved stationery, so invitations … Continue reading

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Holiday Scented Candles

There are few things cozier than getting under a blanket at night by the light of the Christmas tree (or a fire) and lighting a beautiful-smelling candle. I’ve been burning some of these as the snow falls like crazy here … Continue reading

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Holiday Cocktail Recipes from Art in the Age and Spodee Wine

If you love cocktails (as I unquestionably do), it’s a great time to live in Philly, as the city has recently become a hub for craft spirits. Stephen Grasse launched Art in the Age organic spirits, in conjunction with the … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide 2013: For the Foodie

A round-up of great gifts for the person on your list who loves all things food and drink. 1. Craft Cocktails book ($50) 2. Crate & Barrel Mini Stainless Salt Mill ($25) & Mini Stainless Pepper Mill ($25) 3. Izola … Continue reading

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