Monthly Archives: December 2015

Diane & Charlie: Old Forge, NY Wedding

There is something extra special when a wedding is held at a private home. The personal decor and abundance of warmth can’t be beat. The bride’s wonderful parents played host to a group of loving family and friends on an August day I won’t soon forget. This nook in the Adirondacks transformed into a gorgeous […]

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Love Story: Ari & Alex

They are two of the finest people you could ever hope to meet. On a misty, romantic morning, Ari and Alex wandered around the very property where they will soon commit to each other for the rest of their lives. During the holidays, I can’t help but think about how thankful I am, in all […]

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Forgotten: Newspapers

“I believe in newspapers as a force for social good. For all the economic strain upon us, newspapers still break more ground, reveal more scandals and right more wrongs than any other branch of the news media.” An excerpt from Paul Tash, the chairman and CEO of the Tampa Bay Times. For his entire speech, click […]

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Friday Randoms, Vol. 54

 I’ve been on a few top secret missions lately, which only now have the authority to discuss. The first one is that I’ve been trying to replicate a salad I had at Nordstrom Cafe a few months ago (and every month since). It’s with arugula, shrimp, corn and petite tomatoes. I think I finally nailed it! […]

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Love Story: Brandy & Ryan

Before we ever met, Brandy sent me the sweetest note about her fiancé, Ryan. It was the kind of letter that you pause after reading. This kind of love reaches out and humbles you. As she detailed her devotion for this wonderful man, I knew immediately I would adore them both. They are affectionate, thoughtful […]

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