Category Archives: Home is where the heart is

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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Fall Cocktail: Snappy Cider

What do you get when you combine Art in the Age’s SNAP liquor, which tastes like the boozy version of a gingersnap cookie, with apple cider? Pure deliciousness in cocktail form. If you are having any type of fall gathering, … Continue reading

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Autumn at Terrain

Yesterday, on the first day of autumn, I spent part of the afternoon at Terrain, just taking it all in. Now through December is, in my opinion, the best time of year to visit the nursery/home store/garden shop, as everything … Continue reading

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Cute Kitchen

I love spending time in the kitchen. And with all the adorable kitchen accessories, gadgets, and appliances available these days, it’s even more fun! Here is some inspiration to unleash your inner chef. 1. Edge Wineglasses ($13 each) 2. Hedgehog … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mom is pretty much the most important woman in your life, so celebrate her in style this year with a fabulous gift from the heart that suits her style. 1. For the Scattered Mom: Get her organized in style with … Continue reading

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Ask SugarSocial: Starting a Skincare Routine

Last weekend, a reader asked for some advice on starting a preventative skincare regimen. Lindsay says: I’m turning 30 soon, and I want to establish a solid skincare routine…but I have no idea where to start and I’m on a … Continue reading

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The Holidays at Terrain

I am not one of those people who go crazy over the holidays. In fact, I really dislike the whole holiday season. People often look at me like I have three heads when they find that out about me, but … Continue reading

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Burn This Now: Nest “Beach” Candle

If you’re in a summer state of mind and have extra cash to blow, consider the “Beach” candle ($45) by Nest. It smells gorgeously summery. Imagine throwing open the windows of your very own shore house on a gorgeous day. … Continue reading

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