Friday Five

Happy first Friday in June! The lowcountry has been slammed with extremely hot weather and has me reaching for light linen dresses, flowy skirts and sunglasses to make the heat more tolerable. With only a 4 day week I can’t believe that it’s already Friday! Now that it’s the official start of summer I’m looking forward to lots of visits…
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SHOP MY CLOSET

KOR

As part of my 2011 resolution to drink more water, I’ve decided that I’ll also be drinking all that water in a reusable, eco-friendly bottle. I hate the idea of plastic bottles being used once (maybe twice, if you remember to save it) and then tossed to the trash and ending up in a landfill somewhere. I’ve loved these KOR…
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bringing the outdoors in

I love the rustic feel that barn doors exude; especially when they’re used as decoration or accent pieces around the house. They give a laid back and welcoming vibe that instantly warms a room and makes everyone feel at home. Whether being used as doors, headboards or leaned up against a wall, I’d love to get my hands on some…
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holiday weekend

With the approaching holiday weekend I’ve already started planning which recipes I’m going to add to the menu. I’ll be celebrating Memorial Day/weekend on the beach surrounded by good friends, beautiful weather and lots of beach games. Here’s what we’ll be celebrating with as we honor the countless brave soldiers that have lost their lives while defending our nation. grilled…
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Adios Artichoke Fears

While out on the west coast and dining at Simzy’s , in Manhattan Beach, I saw California Grilled Artichoke listed on the menu. I’m obviously late on the artichoke bandwagon and I’m not sure if it’s because they’ve always look slightly intimidating sitting at the market, but I’ve have never cooked with them before. From that moment on I knew I’d be…
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