Category Archives: It's What's Inside That Counts

Earth Day 2011 Beauty

Earth Day has come to mean a lot of things. In addition to being more aware of our impact on the environment and planet, it’s a time to think about others. Sustainability is important, as it helps ensure we will … Continue reading

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A Terrain Wedding

I’m so excited to share this blog post! Terrain at Styer‘s is one of my favorite places; the Glen Mills, PA nursery-cum-shop-you-want-to-move-into has all the fixings for a homebody’s dream. From potted pansies to spherical tin lights poked with thousands … Continue reading

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New Year, New You

Now that you’re inundated with weight-loss commercials, diet articles, and gym membership flyers, it seems like there’s nowhere to turn without wanting to reinvent yourself…or at least make some changes for the better. Whether your resolution is to adopt a … Continue reading

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Holidays at Terrain

Terrain at Styer’s is a particularly beautiful place this time of year. The nursery and greenhouses start to fill up with fir trees and berry-studded twigs. Inside, little vignettes look like they were ripped from the pages of Martha Stewart … Continue reading

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Sip for the Cure: Republic of Tea Pomegranate Vanilla Red Tea

You’ve probably noticed that I’ve been highlighting ways to give to October’s biggest cause, breast cancer awareness month. It just so happens that one of my favorite teas, Republic of Tea Sip for the Cure Pomegranate Vanilla ($10) benefits breast … Continue reading

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Fight Breast Cancer with Lilly Pulitzer

Lilly Pulitzer has partnered with the American Cancer Society to help fight breast cancer during October. The Limited-Edition Breast Cancer Awareness Murfee Scarf ($118) will support breast cancer research. The cashmere-silk scarf in signature Lilly colors features a soft green … Continue reading

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Beautiful Ways to Support Breast Cancer Awareness and Research

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As important as this month this, there are some scary, sobering facts attached to why it’s such a big deal: In 2010, an estimated 270,090 cases of invasive breast cancer and 54,010 cases of … Continue reading

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October Favorites

I know I’m a little early, but October is one of my favorite times of year, and Halloween is certainly one of my favorite holidays. There’s something so fun about assuming a disguise for one evening, and the entire month … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press, Anthology Magazine Celebrates The Joys of Home

Fans of now-defunct Blueprint (by Martha Stewart) and Domino will rejoice at the new arrival of Anthology magazine. Anh-Minh Le (editor-in-chief) and Meg Mateo Ilasco (creative director) hatched a plan to revive the flailing print home design niche, and now … Continue reading

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Feeling Very Palm Springs…

If I had a 1-way ticket to a destination of my choice right now, I’d want it to be to¬†Palm Springs, California. The desert town is a hub of mid-century mod design, like stepping back into a little time machine. … Continue reading

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