Jul.

27

Smells Like Good Times

While my heart has a soft spot for Diptyque, I would love to find another candle that burns clean without alot of soot, smells incredible with the all-important “throw” and is environmentally friendly. I’m hearing good things about CRAFT + FOSTER soy candles. I plan to test

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Jul.

26

Cupid + Psyche

One of my favorite sculptures at the Musée du Louvre in Paris has a great love story. The winged young man is the God of Eros — aka CUPID — who revives a young girl named PSYCHE who is unconscious on a rock. PSYCHE had disobeyed

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Jul.

25

Taurus

DEEP THOUGHT: You’re the stuff memes were made of, TAURUS. From your no-BS opinions to facial expressions that leave nothing to the imagination, you keep it refresheningly real. While you might seem quick to judge you just have discerning and well-defined tastes. Ruled by Venus, you’re an

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Jul.

24

Julie Mehretu

JULIE MEHRETU
Untitled
acrylic and ink on canvas

Art galleries and museums are beginning to fill gaping cultural holes in their collections with African American artists who have been ignored for decades and one of the artists receiving recognition and commanding six-figure commissions is my current art

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Jul.

20

Bottega Veneta Fall/Winter 2017

FALL FASHION PREVIEW. The world of fashion is preparing for Spring 2018 presentations after Labor Day, but most of us are still trying to decide what we’ll wear this fall/winter. To inspire you, here’s one of my favorite collections for Fall 2017 — the modern glamour of

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Jul.

19

Create Your Own Library

If you’ve ever dreamed of starting your own library or building on your current collection, JUNIPER BOOKS offers a unique way to get the job done. You can purchase pre-selected collections like We Write, We Rise featuring Maya Angelou among other brilliant female authors or

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Jul.

18

Summer Jazz: Togethering

Listen To: Daydream
Listen To: Sails of Your Soul

While preparing for an outdoor get-together recently, the hubby and I spent a bit of time debating which jazz albums had a summer feel to them, we wanted to play music complimentary to a festive summer

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