Lifestyle: Golden Globe Wrap

The interesting thing about the Golden Globe’s nominees and winner, it often times sets the tone for how the Oscars will pan out. Although there have been many surprises over the years, with the shift from the winners at the Golden Globe and the surprise winners at the Oscars. But this year’s winner did not […]

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Fashion: If I Were A Princess…

Having found these beautiful photographs of gowns fit for royalty or simple elegance, I felt I needed this morning to keep me going.  

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Saturday Film Night

On a twelve hour flight – as one might know – you either read for a few hours and fall asleep or watch television and nap in between the boring scenes or credits.  I managed to do all of it of course – but  actually was amazed at the selection of films I liked enough […]

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Reading All About…

Some Raw Silk and Saffron archive reads for just in case you have nowhere special to be this (U.S) holiday morning: Travel: Food: Decor: Lifestyle: Fashion:

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Travel: The Best Eats In Paris

Best is an opinion, because some of the best of foods I’ve had in Paris are not even on these lists. But then again, you may disagree or agree. Either way check these out, and then email me so we can plan a trip to Paris 1. Best Creperies in Paris 2. Absolute best burgers […]

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Let’s Talk Films

With a ton of movies, I am not even talking about the indie films,  in queue for release in 2017, I am curious to learn what makes you go see a film? {photo source here and here}

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Ten Best Countries to Live For Women

I had to give this topic the front page today, as I am always dreaming of a place to move when I retire or….just maybe sooner. This list offers up the courage to make such a leap:

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Today’s Mood – A Week In The South of France

Happy New Year! I hope the first four days of the year has been on a positive streak for most of you and if not, then hopefully things will begin looking up for you soon. While I recover from the nasty flu going around this year, I realize that I could use a week or […]

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