A white tee or bodysuit paired with white denim is an easy base layer for January. Add a favorite knit or leather and presto, you are dressed.
I can always count on Ina for dinner. Her recipe for Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic can come together beautifully in less than an hour.
Today, January 8th, I finally took down ALL of the holiday lights, two days after I had promised myself it would be done. I know everything usually takes longer than anticipated, even so, I'm toast, and it's okay.
There's nothing like offering to open your home in the first week of December to get the holiday decoration ball rolling. I hung the garland the day before our intimate meeting, but have yet to light the outdoor pots. I try and do a little every day. Slow and steady. And careful on the ladder!