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Bohemian Salt Jewelry

One of my favorite shops for unique earrings and necklaces is Bohemian Salt on Etsy. Based in Portland, Oregon, Bohemian Salt specializes in lightweight, delicate accessories made from mixed metals, minimalist shapes, and raw materials. The pieces vary and incorporate…


Dining Room Progress

A few months ago I wrote about some possible design plans for our dining room, and I wanted to do a full reveal of the room including sources for all of the items we purchased for the space. Life…

Main Courses

Coq au Riesling

Julia Child may have made Coq au Vin famous, but it’s not my favorite way to braise chicken. Not anymore at least. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve got nothing against Coq au Vin. I’ve made it a handful of…


Clover Club

This pre-Prohibition cocktail classic is believed to be one of Philadelphia’s contribution to cocktail history. It’s so beloved that there’s a bar in Brooklyn named after it. Clover Club Ingredients: 2 ounces gin 3/4 ounce raspberry syrup (you can…

Breakfast & Brunch

Cornflake Crusted French Toast

While having brunch a couple of weeks ago with some friends, I found myself struggling to choose between two delicious yet different dishes: the Duck Egg Shakshuka, and the Cornflake Crusted French Toast. Did I want savory or sweet?…


Danielle Oakey Shop

My name is Stacy and I have this thing with textiles from far away places. I posted a photo of our current living room design last week on Instagram, and the space is starting to come together, for the…


Favorite Tacos in Dallas

I love tacos in just about any form. I can eat them everyday and never, ever tire of them. Now that I’ve been in Dallas for a couple of years, I finally feel like I’m starting to find my regular…