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Le Dîner en Blanc Boston

By On August 8, 2016

On July 30, Parisian flair descended on Boston as nearly 2,000 revelers celebrated Le Dîner en Blanc – an elegant picnic launched in Paris nearly 30 years ago. The event, which now… Read More


An Afternoon at Westport Rivers

By On August 3, 2015

Summer is made for weekend day-trips like the one Mr. Chat and I took to Westport, MA. Located approximately 60 miles southeast of Boston, you’ll find a rural enclave adjacent to the sea. There’s a whimsical road… Read More


A Rendezvous in Reims

By On December 8, 2014

Earlier this year (let’s go way back to April), Mr. Chat and I set out on a 10-day sojourn that included not only stops in London and Paris (as mentioned briefly here),… Read More


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


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


Wine Wednesday :: Boston Wine Expo 2014

By On February 26, 2014

In the midst of a mini-blizzard (but suited in our finest snow attire), Mr. Chat and I made our way to the Seaport District during President’s Day weekend for an afternoon at… Read More


Wine Wednesday :: Chateau Ste. Michelle

By On October 9, 2013

Chateau Ste. Michelle // Woodinville, Washington Today’s Wine Wednesday is introducing you to the fermented grapes of the lush and temperate Pacific Northwest by way of Chateau Ste. Michelle. As a personal… Read More


French 75 Popsicles

By On August 7, 2013

Boston has been experiencing a stunning stretch of sun this week so in celebration of summer and the fact that many of us working girls are half way through the work week,… Read More


Boston Fork Lift Food Fest

By On July 22, 2013

So far this summer Mr. Chat and I have been low key in terms of extensive travel. We’ve embarked on day trips to our usual spots like Newport, Kennebunkport, Newburyport and Gloucester.… Read More


Lick Your Chops :: Boston Chops Grand Opening

By On April 12, 2013

Chef Christopher Coombs assists vampire vixens on stage The grand opening of Boston Chops was quite a sight for sore eyes. As beautiful urbanites sipped craft cocktails, savored succulent oysters and sampled… Read More

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