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In Residence at The Jefferson

My husband and I treated ourselves to a little staycation a couple of weeks ago atΒ The Jefferson, a five star boutique hotel in the heart of Washington, D.C. Besides the stellar accommodations and service, the place has loads of sentimental value to us since we got married there in 2013.Β  Since then, we have tried to stay there at least once a year, particularly around the holidays when all of the pretty Christmas decorations are up. Read More Β»

Beach-y Dreams

I recently discovered local designerΒ Lime & LeafΒ and fell in love with their nature inspired home decor. The company’s founders, Kari and Lori, share my great love of the beach, and they launched a line of products that perfectly reflects this sentiment. Their mission is to bring a taste of nature, in particular, beach life, into their customers homes. To do so, they translated familiar objects like seashells and starfish into fabric prints, and a crashing ocean wave or coral leaf into embroidery, for example. The collection’s color palette is derived from fiery red coral, gentle green seaglass, and soft beige sand. Read More Β»

Georgetown Rive Gauche

Turning a House into a Home. Β I left Paris in 2009 brokenhearted and homesick. Β My consolation was a little brownstone I had fallen in love with and managed to purchase in Georgetown’s East Village. Β  Read More Β»