Haute n the Kitchen

Entertaining Inspired by my Travels & Traditions

I sat straight up in bed at 7:30am this morning feeling like it was more Dec. 25 than June 22. In 2.5 hours the antique shop would open where a friend told me he had seen the perfect vintage soda box for the back of my bike. I have been on a search for a …

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Welcome to Summer!  I don’t know where you live but the first day of Summer announced herself in a super “haute” way, here in NYC. Wearing a healthy dose of humidity and a 95 degree blanket; she swept across the five boroughs leaving brows sweating and breathes panting. Don’t get me wrong. I LOVE SUMMER! …

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There is no more beautiful (and potentially feisty) bird than the peacock. Yeah, I hear your Swan song but a swan is just white (sometimes black and disturbing) with a long neck. What other bird in the kingdom can prance around the yard, and with no warning, flash open a fan of the most amazing …

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16 Days til Christmas! While we are not quite having visions of sugar plums just yet, the reality of the Holiday Season has definitely set in. Along with much colder temperatures here in NYC. I wouldn’t even mind seeing a few flurries just to really make it official. While RSVPing to my first Holiday Party …

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Another High Point Furniture Market has come and gone. If I told you how many years I have been going to Market, you would first gasp. Then, you would conclude that I am old. Well, that’s what the “first time to market new hire” said anyway. I think she actually used the word “ancient”. While …

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