Category Archives: Little Luxuries

“Inspiring Images”: Autumn in Paris!

The seasons of Paris are so lovely, and autumn is certainly no exception!  Oh to be in Paris …

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”

As much as I love great summer salads, it is a nice little luxury to occasionally have a delicious, fresh ingredient, simple sandwich! I love this combination of several of my favorite ingredients…ham, fig preserves, Manchego cheese, and arugula.  Truly … Continue reading

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”: Champagne for Summer!

As I have said repeatedly, I LOVE champagne.   For me it is the ultimate Simple Pleasure/Little Luxury! I love this idea of Tangerine Sorbet Champagne Floats. And with all of summer’s lovely flowers in bloom, why not take the time … Continue reading

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”: Monograms…Initially Yours!

I believe that monograms are definitely a little luxury!  On sheets, pillows, table linens…monograms offer another way to express your own personal style. Monograms are most often worked in all capital letters.  A trio of initials look more formal than … Continue reading

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Pickle Making Fun!

We all have a variety of images in our mind when we think of simple pleasures.  Truly a simple pleasure for me about this time of the year, is making several runs of my Lime Pickles. There is something very … Continue reading

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