Eyewear Trends: How to Rock Pastel Eyewear from Rivet & Sway

Eyewear Trends: How to Rock Pastel Eyewear from Rivet & Sway
I don’t wear glasses and have always loved a great pair of frames.  I get my kicks by buying fun sunglasses — but, still… It’s amazing to see how far glasses have come over the past few years.  I just came across this fabulous website, Rivet and Sway:     Glasses from the photo at top: The Hustle in Tequila ...
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Our Seven Favorite White Garden Planters for this Spring!

Our Seven Favorite White Garden Planters for this Spring!
Like everyone else, I am evaluating my patio furniture and garden planters as Spring arrives.  I’m taking a look at any planters that may have been left out and cracked through the winter, that may need repair or replacement and replacing ones that have simply just aged.  As owner of The Well Appointed House, it’s hard to look ...
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Easter Confections!

Easter Confections!
Easter is in a few days and I wanted to share some inspiration as you prepare your table.  This is one of my favorite Easter items of the year.  Visit Party-Wagon.com and check out this beyond adorable Easter Bunny May Pole Party cake.  It doesn’t get much cuter than this!   Lydia, who runs Party Wagon, even had milk bottles ...
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Holy House! Copper Beech Farm Sells for an Unprecedented $120 Million in Greenwich, CT: Most Expensive Home Sold in the United States

Holy House! Copper Beech Farm Sells for an Unprecedented $120 Million in Greenwich, CT: Most Expensive Home Sold in the United States
Not far down the road from us here in Greenwich, CT — the highest home sale in the United States has just occurred!  Copper Beech Farm,  luxurious 50-acre compound on the Greenwich waterfront bordering Long Island Sound.  It was listed for $130,000,000 and reportedly just sold for a whopping $12o million.  Wow!  The property includes a ...
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Battle for the Elephants Screening and Reception in Greenwich, CT – May 1, 2014 – Wildlife Conservation Society

Battle for the Elephants Screening and Reception in Greenwich, CT – May 1, 2014 – Wildlife Conservation Society
My husband and I are excited to be working in partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society and hosting a special screening of National Geographic’s Battle for the Elephants at the Greenwich Country Day School’s Performing Arts Center (PAC) on Thursday, May 1st. I wanted to extend an open invitation for you to join us, if you ...
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Best Outdoor Patio Umbrellas: A Twist on the Expected!

Best Outdoor Patio Umbrellas: A Twist on the Expected!
The patio is a place to be creative and have a little fun.  Outdoor umbrellas are a great way to add a little pizazz!  You can go with traditional, classically designed Pottery Barn Outdoor Umbrellas (click here to view their entire collection) or you can do something different. Throw in a fun Pagoda umbrella, or a retro 50′s or ...
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Jet Set: Travel to Grace Bay Club in Turks and Caicos

Jet Set: Travel to Grace Bay Club in Turks and Caicos
My husband and I traveled to Turks and Caicos and stayed at the Ocean Club eight years ago, when the island of Turks and Caicos was still very much in development.  After spending last year’s Spring Break at the Four Seasons Costa Rica (for the second time) -read my review here - we decided to venture back to Turks to check out the Grace ...
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