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French Chic Christmas Style & The Holiday Series 2018

With only five days to Christmas, the countdown is officially on! I'm looking forward celebrating Christmas at home this year. With our kids being older now, our tradition is to go on a family vacation. We like surprising them with an experience and smaller gifts. Last Christmas, we explored Old Montréal which was so magical.… Continue reading French Chic Christmas Style & The Holiday Series 2018

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French Country Chic Outfit & Antique Shopping in Virginia

Fall in Washington DC is by far my favorite season. The humidity is finally gone, the crisp air is here and the autumn foliage is spectacular no matter where you go. One of my favorite thing to do on a fall weekend is to go antique shopping. I'm always on the look out for a… Continue reading French Country Chic Outfit & Antique Shopping in Virginia

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French Riviera Brunch at The St. Regis Alhambra Restaurant

Last weekend I had the pleasure to celebrate my good friend Simply Sylvia's 50th birthday at the elegant Alhambra restaurant at The St. Regis hotel in Washington DC. Sylvia was one of the first fashion blogger I met who shares the same passion for French culture and rocks an effortless Parisian chic style! Located a… Continue reading French Riviera Brunch at The St. Regis Alhambra Restaurant

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Sunflowers Picking & Thoughts on Self-Care

I had always dreamed of running in a field of sunflowers and my dream came true on Labor Day weekend! We decided to go on the spur of the moment. We had no plans for the long weekend and just wanted to drive out west in the countryside. The closest sunflower field in Northern Virginia… Continue reading Sunflowers Picking & Thoughts on Self-Care

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Celebrating 22nd Wedding Anniversary & Thoughts on a Happy Marriage

I'm so happy to be celebrating our 22nd wedding anniversary today! Time flies when you're having fun although I have to admit marriage is hard work that requires a lot of patience, every day effort and a good sense of humor! I'm lucky that my husband views our marriage as a full partnership where he's… Continue reading Celebrating 22nd Wedding Anniversary & Thoughts on a Happy Marriage