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HAVE PEN, WILL TRAVEL

As the radiant and peppy Meghan Markle has added her sparkle to Chicago this weekend (though sorry to say our weather was a bit unwelcoming but ah, her coats!), it seemed fitting to sketch a little something in commemoration of where this terrific Northwestern University gal is heading. Here’s to her historic walk down the …

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“I shouldn’t think even millionaires could eat anything nicer than new bread and real butter and honey for tea.” ― Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle

My loves. The best birthday present, year after lucky year, are happy times with these kookie, wonderful, hilarious, intelligent, sassy, kind, generous, goofy and incredibly thoughtful rascals. As I blow out the candles for yet another new year’s worth of wishes, you can be sure that I’m also counting my blessings, each and every one.  …

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