Bon Vivant

Comfort and Joy

Discovering, savoring and frequenting your happy place or places

Table for one

Planning quality me-time to relax, rejuvenate and have fun.

Sartorial crisis

The Southern style battle royal of Labor Day versus White Clothing.

Tastes of Summer

Simple, fresh and local ingredients create the best treats of the season.

Flower Power

Use blooms in your rooms to brighten the décor and the day.

Summer Reading

A not-so listy list of must-read authors, Southern and otherwise

The Joy of Text

Putting pen to postcard is a charming alternative in the electronic age.


Tidbits, news and summering for the local set

Road Trip Chic

Consider comfort and little luxuries for summer car voyages

Fête Accompli

Keeping it simple, celebratory and fun when co-hosting a party

Everyday People

Five individuals that make life easier, better and more relaxing.

On the Move

With the right tools, even moving day can be infused with little luxuries.