Seven for Saturday

Happy weekend and welcome to Seven for Saturday ☀️ It’s been a busy, eventful week around here. I am excited to share a a few things with you so let’s get started! 1 -Celebrated ‘the girl & the fig’  Twenty years ago this month, the girl & the fig opened its doors. It became one of the most – if not the most – popular restaurants in of Sonoma and remains so today. It’s also known throughout…

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Summer Looks from J. Jill

Happy June!☀️ Though summer doesn’t technically begin until June 20th, most would agree that since Memorial Day has come and gone and warm temperaures are here to stay, summer is already upon us. This means it’s finally time to put away those coats. heavy sweaters and tall boots until fall and start wearing summer clothes! My summer wardrobe has some new additions that include a couple of pieces from J. Jill’s beautiful and wearable summer…

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Memorial Day Weekend & Sheer Delights from Stella Carakasi

We had a quiet and productive Memorial Day weekend. I cooked, marketed, organized a few drawers and cabinets while Bill worked in the yard, planting our vegetable garden in the aluminum troughs he bought me for Mother’s Day. I am so thrilled to have all our starters planted! We are growing cucumbers, squash, tomatoes, lettuce and some herbs. We may also plant some corn in the ground next to the planters, as well as some…

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Spring Style in Wine Country

Happy Easter to those of you celebrating! I’m spending the day with my husband’s side of the family enjoying a barbecue and some spring sunshine with people I love. I hope, however you’re spending the day, it’s a lovely one! The weather here in Wine Country has been gorgeous lately and warm enough that I am starting to put away the wool coats and winter boots and bring out the lightweight clothes and sandals. Today I…

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White Sandals For Spring!

Spring has arrived here in California and that means sandal season has begun! While I love fall and winter shoe styles, summer footwear is what I wear the majority of the year. I decided to look for some white sandals for spring and while browsing this season’s shoe selection, I came across these white Steve Madden Orka sandals. I had a pair of white Birkenstocks on my radar but when I saw the Orka’s (and their…

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InStyle Essentials Weekend Tunic and a Give Away!

A few months ago, I discovered Instyle Essentials, shirts that fit by bra size. InStyle Essentials sent me a tuxedo shirt to review back in January and more recently, they sent me a Weekend Tunic. I love how their shirts give me ample room in the bust area but are more fitted throughout the torso, resulting in a flattering silhouette with no tugging and puckering around the buttons and no worries about showing skin through gaping holes…

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