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My Mornings

September 22, 2016 | No Comments

There are soooo many ideas out there about what to eat and drink in the mornings. I am NOT a breakfast person. Everything is too heavy…….muffins, biscuits (huge in the South!), french toast, pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs……..it goes on and on. My husband loves that crap! Who has time for that? Then you have the […]

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White Bean and Tomato Salsa

September 9, 2016 | No Comments

While staying with some friends this summer on the North Fork of Long Island, I made this salsa to go with the grilling we were doing.  I just threw it together from what my friends had in their kitchen, with no recipe in mind. First I halved some farmers market fresh tomatoes.  They are sooooo […]

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Frothy Monkey

August 26, 2016 | No Comments

I NEVER heard of the Frothy Monkey in New York, and it definitely doesn’t sound like a place you can eat at, but I went there with a friend today for brunch. It’s a converted old house in downtown historic Franklin where you can sit and have coffee, tea and such with a meal. Very […]

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Beauty Counter

August 24, 2016 | No Comments

Yesterday my neighbor hosted a party to launch her new business venture with Beauty Counter.  It’s a home based company of non-toxic skincare care products and cosmetics.  Right up my alley! Since I’ve already found some non-toxic skin care products that I like years ago, I steered toward the makeup.  I tested out a foundation […]

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Summer is ending

August 23, 2016 | 10 Comments

I sit here this morning, at 6:45 am, staring at my fish vase while drinking my mocha iced green tea and wondering…….where did the summer go!?!. Iknow….it technically is still summer, but now that I’m living in the South, school started on August 5th this year. Insane!  Back in NY, we didn’t start until after Labor […]

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