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"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family (or horses!). Every minute should be enjoyed and savored...." ~ Earl Nightingale

Easter Celebrations

Easter Celebrations

I love setting a beautiful table for meals every day, and especially on holidays. Hard to process, but Easter is on Sunday. There is no better time than now to adhere to the advice that I always give when setting a table at home – shop in your own house! Look...
Living in these strange times as a restauranter

Living in these strange times as a restauranter

I don’t have a lot of smart, “expert” words tonight in the wake of today’s events. I have so many emotions. I keep looking at this photo, taken maybe two years before I lost my grandfather Gene, who together with his partner Georgetti, founded Gene &...
Waking up in a different kind of world

Waking up in a different kind of world

This morning, we woke up, as we have been doing every day recently to a very different kind of world. One in which Italy is essentially shut down, doing its utmost to contain the spread of this Coronavirus, one in which all countries and all people are watching and...
A Floral Fantasy In Mexico, A Feature In Destination I Do

A Floral Fantasy In Mexico, A Feature In Destination I Do

I’m SO excited to see this gorgeous feature in Destination I Do!  The team behind it all was amazing and I so enjoyed collaborating to create this stunning photo shoot in sunny Riviera Maya, Mexico! A Floral Fantasy In Mexico Mexico is known for stunning...
Destination: 3’6 – a little of my journey…

Destination: 3’6 – a little of my journey…

My horses really did me a solid last weekend. After about three years of journeying with Cassius, we made it to our destination; the 3’6 amateur owners. The hunters, and specifically this division has long been a grand love of my life. I love the handy rounds, and the...
Today I am hugging my loved ones

Today I am hugging my loved ones

I struggled today when thinking of posting on social media. I had no personal connection to the 9 lives tragically cut short in an accident yesterday. But as humans, with humanity – I am in fact connected. I am feeling sadness for the profound, senseless loss of...
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