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…I figured out a pretty cool solution for another head scratcher. We face a large swath of empty white wall in our dining area. The space just begs for some black-and-white Noelle Tan prints.

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Believe it or not, it has been almost a full year since I first started this blog. And while I’ve written about my personal style and shared fashion advice in many posts, I figure now would be a good time to pass along some beauty secrets too…

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Thirteen years ago today, my dad died suddenly of a massive heart attack. He was 61 years old. Sometimes it feels like yesterday; sometimes it feels like a lifetime ago. For me, grief has been a good teacher. One of the most important lessons I’ve learned is that life can change on a dime…

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Ever since we bought a house, I’ve regrettably put myself on a more restricted clothing and accessories budget. OK, well, everything is relative, but at the very least, I’m more mindful about where my money goes…

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If you can’t spend time with your mom in person today, just be sure to give her a call (or do a Skype or FaceTime chat). Studies show that talking to your mom can reduce stress hormones like cortisol and increase comfort hormones like oxytocin…

I’m definitely not the first person who has noticed the recent trend of color-dipped furniture (i.e. painting pieces only partially). Apartment Therapy wrote about it last month…

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What do you get for the hostess with the mostest? I recently had to face this challenge when my friend “M” invited me to a party at her house. You must understand, M has the most exquisite taste…

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Here’s a confession: I have mixed feelings about the month of May…