Easy and Elegant Life

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

  Today is the first day of summer and it has arrived with a vengeance. 98°F (37C) and humid. It’s hot. Unlike many professionals, I don’t work or meet in over-air-conditioned environments or with the suit […]

Another day with a house full of family and a few dozens errands to knock out. Tonight Mrs. E. and I will attend a fundraiser for “Fetch-A-Cure” where the dress code stipulates “smart casual”. I won’t […]

(Please forgive the hastily shot, bleary photo. I was expecting guests at any moment….) Last Friday evening Mrs. E. and I volunteered to host our neighbourhood association’s porch party. “When we dreamed these up,” said Tom, […]