Six Favorite New Restaurants in Fairfield County

Since I moved from Newport, Rhode Island back to Wilton, Connecticut, I have made an effort to enjoy Fairfield County as much as possible. I moved back to Connecticut in November 2015 and I haven’t been adulting in the way I had originally planned. I interviewed for positions at marketing agencies and fashion brands for […]

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Fall Footwear Shopping at Matt Bernson

The shoe fits at Tribeca-based footwear brand  My first Matt Bernson purchase was late September at their Westport store during their end-of-summer sale. I needed a more durable, stylish pair of sandals, so I chose the black Athena leather sandal. It took one day at work to break-in the leather for a comfortable fit. With this […]

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Rothbard Ale + Larder

Meet the new watering hole for the Oktoberfest-obsessed and other Europhiles While I studied a summer abroad in Oxford, England, European pub culture fascinated me—I fell in love with the comfortable feeling of sitting on the broken-in wooden bar stools, enjoying the company of friends and sipping Pimm’s Cup made with fresh fruit. I may […]

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Matt Bernson Opens New Location in Westport, CT

Westport’s downtown shopping district continues to change with store closings and openings—Matt Bernson is one of the latest additions to join the town center. Originally based in Tribeca, Matt Bernson’s second boutique is located at 136 Main Street, next to Williams-Sonoma and across the street from Madewell, Jack Wills and David’s Tea. The balance of […]

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2016 New Year’s Resolutions

Here it is. The obligatory list of promises I hope to keep up for the New Year. Let’s hope that this list sticks. Repairing my postureI feel a slight hunch. Literally. Being a social media addict is all fun and games until the curvature of your spine morphs into something not so far removed from […]

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Blue Lemon

When Julia, Cara and I were having our girls’ weekend, we went to Blue Lemon in Westport for lunch. Our waitress was incredibly helpful answering our questions and giving suggestions. Julia ordered a strawberry salad served on top of warm cornbread with chicken; Cara ordered yellowfin tuna; and I ordered steamed mussels. Mussels As much […]

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