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Cat Town Cafe :: First Permanent Cat Cafe in the United States

By On October 24, 2014

Le Café des Chats, Paris Last Sunday, the Boston Globe published two beautiful pieces about cat cafes. I was one of the writers asked to contribute a story about my visit to one… Read More


BOSatoga :: A Love Story

By On August 25, 2014

Photo by Alexis Kletjian Those of you who are avid readers of Rue, know just how much I love cats. I’m crazy about them to be honest — truly smitten with their… Read More


All Hail the Zodiac

By On August 22, 2014

I’ve always been fond of “seeing into the future.” So naturally when I came across a recent Sagittarius horoscope on Refinery 29, I knew I had to share this glimpse into what… Read More


Seasons of Beauty

By On August 18, 2014

With September slithering its way into our lives in just two short weeks, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the whirlwind tour I’ve been on during the past four… Read More


A Boston Girl’s Guide to Bar Harbor

By On October 14, 2013

As a girl on the go who also relishes the tranquility of life on the coast, I generally favor two types of destinations when it comes to getting away from it all… Read More


Falling for New England

By On October 4, 2013

Today, I’m going to make you fall for New England…if haven’t already. It’s also a shameless plug for a Boston Globe piece I wrote recently. I mean sometimes a girl just needs… Read More


Good Enough to Eat

By On July 19, 2012

While strolling along Bowen’s Wharf in Newport one summer afternoon, a tower of tantalizing treats caught my eye. A sign above the display read — Arianna. I hadn’t recalled the what-I-thought-was-a-pastry shop during… Read More


Postcards from Gloucester

By On July 16, 2012

Located 35 miles north of Boston, the picturesque, fishing town of Gloucester inspired the famous novel and film The Perfect Storm. Hailing from a culture that holds fishing and the ocean sacred,… Read More


Set Sail :: Tall Ships Boston to Newport

By On July 13, 2012

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Polo, anyone?

By On July 9, 2012

Mr. Chat and I channeled our inner prep at the Newport International Polo Series at Glen Farm in Portsmouth, RI last Saturday. The US was victorious against Ireland in the 2-hour, 6-chukker match. It… Read More

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