What Are Essential Oils? Essential oils are quite simply the pure, unadulterated liquid extracts of plants and natural substances, they are the ‘essence’ of a plant’s fragrance. Not to be confused with perfumes or fragrances which often contain other chemical […]
Imagine being back in 1965 as an affluent society woman, you live in New York City and it’s a mild early December. In preparation for the exciting round of holiday balls you’ve been invited to, you decide to upgrade your […]
Do you know that quiet, still moment after the sun has set and yet the world is still full of a glimmering light? Here is that moment, by a lake with autumn leaves fallen like petals into the water.
Emme Chatterton The Waterlogue App I was perusing through the top rated new phone apps, looking for something interesting to occupy me during waiting room visits, when I came across Waterlogue and got hooked. This app transforms your pictures […]
Emme Chatterton I was reading through the Fotbalfrue’s recap of her year and this one picture just sent me off to dreamland. I am recreating this moment over the summer – delicious cold salads, fresh seafood, tapas, a glass of […]
EMME CHATTERTON My favorite spring fashion item has to be the rainbow selection of pastel Hunter wellies and bright rain boots, both for their usefulness and their whimsical style. Keep dry while enjoying the great outdoors and look fashionable at […]
Emme Chatterton Le Creuset’s New Marseille Blue Colorway Recently a vibrant bit of color leapt out at me from an letter Le Creuset sent announcing their newest color, and it stopped me in my tracks! Marseille Blue is vibrant and […]
The legendary songstress Celine Dion, beloved by millions both for her incredible talent and beautiful personality, has released a powerful new song entitled, “Flying On My Own.” The studio version is a track on Dion’s twelfth English-language album, Courage which […]
So, much has happened since my last public blog entry. Dramatically, I received a phone call moments after I posted Safe in the Storm. There was an accident, and while we are still on the road to recovery, we’re going […]
I have a dear friend who lives in Utah, where this shot was taken. When she was little her mother wanted her to spend her summers engaged in something useful, so she made her learn and practice the musical numbers […]
On the search for a delicious lunch spot Friday, we came across what appeared to be a newly opened bakery. Lanes may have been cut across – even though the exterior did not suggest a authentic fine European bakery, we […]
Fairy flower garden, here with a perfect little bubble perched on some white petals. I can’t wait to start growing again for this spring!