Halloween has always been my thing — the costumes, the frightfulness, the candy. But a few years ago, I joined my Mexican friends in their Day of The Dead celebration and now I’m totally taken by both holidays. Here in SoCal we have a few really large celebrations and I’ll be attending a few this weekend. So, in the spirit of making a weekend celebration of Halloween and Day Of The Dead, here are a few things I’d like to have at my next party:
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Food finds and local souvenirs from my recent trip to Basque Country.
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I’ve got travel-itis – it’s like senioritis in travel form and it’s hit me bad. If there’s anything I love as much as food and cooking, it’s traveling and everything that comes with it (well, I could do without the jet lag and lost luggage, but you catch my drift).
Anyway, I’m taking a bit of time off as of next Tuesday, I’m headed abroad for a few weeks. I’ll be going back to Italy for the first time since I lived there over 6 years ago! I’m so excited I can hardly see straight and I’ve already begun packing. Here are the items on this month’s Inspiration board with an oh-so appropriate Air Mail theme:
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The ten things that I discovered or was inspired by this month.
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This month’s Inspiration board celebrates the launch of my new cookbook, Keys To The Kitchen. These are the supplies and such that helped me make this book a reality!
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Celebrating the first days of the school year with some back to school design finds.
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Enjoying the last days of summer and celebrating the great outdoors with this month’s design Inspiration board.
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Summer is just a few days away! Here are a few of the things I’m coveting to help make my favorite season that much better.
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Gift giving and receiving ideas for the kickoff of wedding season.
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Palm Springs. Just saying it brings forth images of old-school Hollywood, modern architecture, and relaxed vacation style. Well, I’m heading that way this weekend to celebrate my birthday with friends and family, so it seemed a fitting theme for the latest Inspiration board. In the spirit of classic Palm Springs, I’m doing a little design daydreaming — here a few things I’d have in my dream desert house as well as a few items I’d don while relaxing poolside.
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