Monthly Archives: April 2005

Bookish updates

Let me save you $20 or so, by summarizing a promising-sounding but ultimately disappointing book, by Steve Leveen. The Little Guide to your Well-Read Life sounds so, so great to your average bookaholic. Alas, alas. Here are the contents: make … Continue reading

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It ain’t easy being a saloniere

Or is it supposed to be salonista? I digress. Last night, a dinner party, chez moi, in honor of my friend Harriet (from whose wonderful house in Ireland the photo below was taken). We were 7 at 7, or thereabouts, … Continue reading

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My Ireland

After a week at work in London, I spent a glorious weekend in Ireland, at the home of a new friend, Harriet, who lives in a pretty fantastic house overlooking the Irish Sea. This was the view from my bedroom! … Continue reading

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My Alice

One of the great things about friends I’ve met in London, at work and beyond, has been getting to know them, their friends and families, and getting to visit in their homes–something you don’t usually get to do as a … Continue reading

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