A Few of My Favorite Things: September 2022

I know for a fact that I’ve talked about my love of the month of September in detail and at length throughout the past couple of years since ‘Coffee & Chiffon’ first launched- and how it serves as a beautiful and gradual transition into the peak of Fall, foliage, Halloween and then the brisker and […]

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OOTD: Orchard Casual

Although I anticipate the temperatures will get excruciatingly high again before the end of the month (both Summer and Winter are well-known to never leave New England quietly!)– the brief reprieve from the heat and the humidity, along with much-needed rain throughout the Northeast has been a pleasant way to welcome in the month of […]

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Beating The Heat…

Many years ago, on one of my older blogs and well before ‘Coffee & Chiffon’ was launched- I had done an in-depth “Battle of the Beaches” between two popular New England Summer destinations- comparing attractions, food/beverage options, ocean access, parking costs, places to stay, etc., etc. The contenders at the time were Hampton Beach in […]

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OOTD: Palmy and Balmy

I know that by December I’m going to be longing for and actively looking forward to being in a hotter climate again- but I don’t think I’m asking for too much when I say- “can Mother Nature chill just a little bit?” I’m not talking the need for non-stop snowstorms or frost or anything- because […]

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A Few of My Favorite Things: July 2022

As we wind down the month of July and get ready to kick-off August next week (and gear up for the final weeks of Summer!)– I wanted to take some time out of my morning to talk about a few of my favorite things from this past month that have helped make my July super […]

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OOTD: The Rainbow Connection

When I was about 7 or 8 years old, I had a two-piece, hot pink and neon yellow-striped terry cloth outfit that became my “go to” in the Summertime for no less than three years in a row before I hit a growth spurt and it no longer fit properly. If you look at any […]

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Ready For Summer Giveaway!

I’ve made it no secret that despite my initial surprise at the recent round of soaring temperatures here in New England- I’ve been loving them and the reminders they bring that Summer and beach season is right around the corner! I am all about salty air, sand under my feet and swimming in the warm […]

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OOTD: Mod Squad

When I made plans to return to Troy, New York to celebrate my friend Dan’s birthday with his family and some of his friends this past weekend- I knew exactly what outfit I wanted to wear since I had been waiting for both the right weather and the perfect occasion to finally show it off. […]

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