Tag Archives: An Aesthete’s Lament

Le Menu

(Dinner party, T-7 hours and counting.) Necessarily short post today as Mrs. E. has us giving a dinner for six to welcome out of town relatives of one of her colleagues. It is to be an early supper and that … Continue reading

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Liquid Inspiration

I took Aesthete’s advice. And shouldn’t we all, without equivocation, on any number of matters. Long time readers of Easy and Elegant Life will know of my reverence for Sara and Gerald Murphy. Indeed, their way of life continues to … Continue reading

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The Big, Easy Decorating Tip

I’m no good with flowers — cut or live. As far as I can tell, the secret to a green thumb is replacement. Mrs. E. fares better and is in charge of things green here at the manse. Since I … Continue reading

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