HomeConsidering the Vignette

vi·gnette (vn-yt) n. A decorative design placed at the beginning or end of a book or chapter of a book or along the border of a page; An unbordered picture, often a portrait, that shades off into the surrounding color at the edges. In the world of home design and decor a vignette is simply [...]

HomeCandle Scented Home

Votivo’s Clean, Crisp, White There is nothing worse than walking into a home and being hit with a whiff of perfume that’s waaaaay too strong. To that end I’m partial to the Votivo candle above. It smells exactly like it sounds and it’s slow burning so a little goes a long way. I light it [...]

Home / SpiritMy Kitchen Secrets: 5 Time-Saving Tips, Tricks & Tools

It’s like clockwork… the leaves change colors, cooler temperatures descend and I give in the urge to nest. Lucky for my husband, and whomever happens to visit my home during the fall and winter months, this results in more time spent in the kitchen. Unfortunately city life doesn’t ease up to accomodate my desire to [...]

Home / SpiritHome: Accessorizing My Pantry

Sometime in the not-so-distant past my kitchen was a catastrophe. I was abusing Ziploc bags, bursting at the seams with mismatched tupperware and living with no coherent system for storing my dry goods. That is until I saw this dreamy “zero-waste” kitchen & met the latest love of my kitchen life: Le Parfait jars. Cooking [...]