What Came First? The Eggplant or the Emoji? 🍆

This weekend I hosted company who freakin’ loves some eggplant – the food not the emoji. So, I found the most wonderful looking recipe I could find and readied myself to making a delicious main dish for Saturday night dinner. Naturally, I leaned on Ina Garten’s Eggplant Gratin. Now Ina’s recipes are so foolproof that…

Li’l (Fort) Wayne

Last week I embarked on a tour de Mid-West, visiting family in Fort Wayne, aka Li’l Wayne, aka Fort Wheezy, aka Fort Wheezy F. Baby, followed by a weekend in Columbus for the wedding of one of my nearest and dearest. Not having been back to either spot in nearly two years, I’d forgotten how…

Bobo vs Hipsters

Bobo or Hipster? Which are you? You can guess what I am…. Take the quiz and let me know what types of brilliant folks are reading my blog. 🙂 Also, is this not the most charming newsletter in the history of newsletters?! If you aren’t already signed up to become more Parisian, particularly with a…

Bachelorette Mayhem!

With the Bachelorette premier, just two weeks away, it’s time to sharpen your judging errrrr reading of people skills and get ready for the MACARONS AND MAYHEM BACHELORETTE BRACKET! That’s right, time to gamble while admiring Rachel’s endless collection of bomb-ass jumpsuits. Here’s the deal. Join my Bachelorette League, the aptly named “Bachelorette Mayhem.” Each week,…

2017 Met Gala Review

I can’t resist a red carpet (or award show) which makes the Meta Gala one of the best nights of the year. Tonight is such a night! I thought I’d marry my forever love of red carpets with my current obsession of the new age features from IG story…the scrawling script of a five-year old. This…

It’s Friday, I’m in Love…

With…. National Macaron Day is Sunday! My namesake is so delicious. 2. Giant donut cakes!-“Giant donut cakes and mayhem,” the next frontier? 3. My Lover. – No, not that one. My French one! Meet yours here. In case you’re wondering, my type is: Have a bon weekend, mes cheries! And don’t forget to purchase some…

The Bad Day Formula

So this week has been kinda shitty, right? It’s that time of year when nothing really happens. Work was OK, not great, not awful, just kinda shitty. Then, this weekend I was due for a romantic weekend with the Gent in Charleston. Per usual, I’d spent a ton of time, money, and effort preparing so…

Littlefoot Approves

This charming exchange between boyfriend and girlfriend and the art of buying make-up had me giggling alone in my office today.