Author Archives: vanessa

Tuck Tuck Goose

My poor baby had an operation a few weeks ago and had to wear a cone on his head  He was such a good boy about it though, I really am so lucky to have him! We went to Saint … Continue reading

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Oktoberfeast

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Pancetta and Chestnuts “Oktoberfeast” is genius! It was recently invented by myself and 2 close friends, we decided “why should we only have Thanksgiving food once a year?” And so OKTOBERFEAST  was born! Basically you pick … Continue reading

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The Renaissance Faire

Ok, so I am going to let you all in on a little secret…(I’m a nerd). Yes, I live in NYC, yes I work in fashion, yes I love truffles and shopping and fine wine, but the honest truth is…I’m … Continue reading

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Love Quotes

The other day I was going through my hard drive and found this beautiful picture of my Grandparents! I thought this was the perfect excuse to post my favorite love quotes! “Once in a while, right in the middle of … Continue reading

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No cook no fuss appetizers!

Well…I have been a busy bee! I have so many things going on and so little time! I had a dinner party a while back and we made the most delicious short ribs and potato gratin!(recipe to come eventually) I … Continue reading

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