Harvard University announced last month that it has entered into a 10-year licensing agreement for a line of preppy clothing for the University set called Harvard Yard.  The line includes the preppy  plaids and tartans that you might see on Nantucket, Cape Cod ...

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Having a Whale of a Time on Nantucket

My family and I just spent a fabulous week on Nantucket island.  
  When we weren’t playing outside, picking moths off of the shingles outside of the house (there were many and the kids love doing this), heading to the beach, dining on delicious ...

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Adorable DIY Project: Your Very Own Lunchbox

While perusing the internet for great design ideas I stumbled across this great DIY Notebook Lunch Box Project posted by Kate at the Design Sponge. This is a a kitschy alternative to leaving notes in your kids lunchbox everyday and not to ...

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Purr-fect Home Decor

As I was relaxing on the beach in NC just a few hours ago (before returning home to NY) I paged through the latest issue of Vogue Magazine


Anna Wintour and her team at Vogue have ...

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Warm and Inviting Foyers

One can never underestimate the importance of a warm and inviting entry foyer. It is the first impression a visitor has of your home and I think it says a lot about a person or family and what they want to convey to their houseguests. Some ...
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Creating Unique Nurseries

I had my first two daughters just ten months apart in the Fall of 2005 and then summer of 2006. The first nursery I did was pink, pink, pink and when Katie was on the way, I decided I wanted to take an existing guest room that was blue and ...

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