2017 was quite a ride. I overhauled Trends and Tolstoy, added a travel section, and went on over 25 trips creating content for it. I left my corporate job to freelance full time and have grown as a journalist and a marketer in the process. I went on a ten mile hike up a mountain…Read More
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone celebrating at this time of year. I wish you all cozy knits, warm drinks, and quality time with loved ones today, and every day. Enjoy the oversized sweaters and guilt-free goodies while you can, because tomorrow we start planning our New Years outfits!
A third of the way through December, and my holiday shopping is in full swing. Last week I stopped in at Macy’s to pick up a few gifts. In the age of hip boutiques, I still like shopping at department stores. Everything’s in one easy place and they’re almost always having sales and offering coupons….Read More
My mom was always giving when I grew up. From cookies and handmade costumes to elaborate play sets and unending support. Everything she did was to give her kids the life she couldn’t have. And though I’m not sure I’ll ever be able to repay her, I want to spoil her properly on Mother’s Day….Read More
Mother’s Day is fast approaching and I’ve been brainstorming more inventive gift ideas than the traditional flowers and dinner out. I found the perfect gift at Alternative Art Space in the South End. Fernando DeOliveira, owner of the gallery and a talented abstract artist, has created a line of stunning silk scarves with his artworks…Read More
Happy New Year! 2015 was another sartorial success with a trip to Paris, a brawl over a mohair jacket, a feature in the Boston Globe, and an interview with Seventeen. This next year I’m hoping to squeeze in a few more trips. After all, are you really living if you’re not fighting people for clothes…Read More