Easy and Elegant Life

The Search for Everyday Elegance and the Art of Living Well.

(Loose clothing and an undershirt, along with a sprinkling of Gold Bond, make these days bearable. Fashionable? Perhaps not. Comfortable? Yes. Cotton Bowtie by The Cordial Churchman.) The case for a bow tie in hot weather […]

Well, that was an interesting Father’s Day. It must have been, Cox, it’s Wednesday and you’re just coming up for air…?!! Not just that Barrymore, the dog, contracted Old Dog Vestibular Disease, that had him retching, […]

And by apps, I don’t necessarily mean appetitzers, although they are here, too. Mark Bittman’s book has been turned into a very useful smartphone application, a pocket guide to basic recipes and their variations. Frequently updated, […]