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Emmy Awards 2018: Best and Worst Dressed

Sharing my picks for the best and worst dressed at the 2018 Emmy Awards.

September 18, 2018

2018 Resolutions: Nine Month Checkup

Nine months into the year, sharing a progress report on my journey to complete my 11 resolutions for 2018. 

September 17, 2018

Explore: Brimfield Antique Show

Come along on my very first trip to the Brimfield Antique Show! Over 6,000 vendors and endless treasure hunting possibilities. 

September 11, 2018

Movie Musings: Crazy Rich Asians

After reading Kevin Kwan's "Crazy Rich Asians," I couldn't wait to see the film adaptation. It's every bit as over the top as you think! 

August 27, 2018

Read: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

This Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick tells the story of a woman named Eleanor whose life changes thanks to the kindness of strangers. 

August 21, 2018

Explore: Hull Harbor Illumination

Each year the Hull Lifesaving Museum in Hull, MA hosts an annual event called the Hull Harbor Illumination. It's absolutely gorgeous and free to attend. 

August 15, 2018

Read: China Rich Girlfriend

The second book in Kevin Kwan's "Crazy Rich Asians" series ups the ante on location, luxury and lunatic relatives. 

August 13, 2018

Live: Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Hurry to the Colonial Emerson Theatre to see "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" before it closes on August 19. This show is incredible. I laughed, I cried and I left feeling inspired. 

August 7, 2018

Read: Secrets Lives of Husbands and Wives

When the reviews quoted on a book jacket are from romance novelist Jackie Collins and television star Lisa Rinna, you know you're in for a guilty pleasure. 

August 1, 2018

Stay: Relax Palm Springs

The best place to stay in Palm Springs, CA is with Relax Palm Springs. Their properties will supersede all your expectations. 

July 31, 2018

Read: Can't Help Myself

"Can't Help Myself" is written by Meredith Goldstein, the Love Letters columnist for The Boston Globe. The book tells the story of how the column came to be and all the ways the readers have impacted Meredith's personal life. 

July 24, 2018

Read: Bachelor Nation

Los Angeles Times writer Amy Kaufman takes readers behind the scenes of The Bachelor, revealing the show's juiciest secrets. You won't be able to put this down. 

July 12, 2018