Build It – DIY

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Bubble Chandelier – DIY

DIY INSPIRATION: When Mister and  I first started to look for suitable lighting for our dining area in our first apartment. I spent countless hours scouring sites like Apartment Therapy and going to Specialty lighting stores on Bowery St. Finally coming across a few lighting options that my honey gave his thumbs up to. Unfortunately, His taste was too rich for my budget, and most reputable businesses would not accept my hugs and eternal friendship as acceptable methods of payment. Believe me I tried. The ONE FIXTURE that STOOD OUT the most was the BUBBLE CHANDELIER from Pelle Designs.Each lighting fixture is a delicate and airy composition of luminous glass globe clusters. It just gave me a tingly, slap-happy feeling every time I looked at it. However, like all things I love and pine ...

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What We’ve been Eating . . .

Spotlight on . . .

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Lavender by the Bay – Union Square Market

Fresh lavender is super hard to come by in New York City. Especially from reputable vendors who take pride in their crops and products. I live for the Lavender essential oil (a drop in a bath, soothes aches and pains and helps promote a restful sleep) and the Culinary Lavender is the secret ingredient in…

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What’s cooking . . .

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A Country Hash

Inspiration for this Dish: I was flipping through TV channels and came across the The Pioneer Woman ...

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