Easy and Elegant Life

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

The Fourth of July celebrations left me just about grilled out. As much as I love sausages and hamburgers, hot dogs, steaks and ribs, I think we need to spend some time apart. At least for […]

I think that the problem with owning a yacht would be avoiding the hordes of old “friends” who suddenly decide to look you up while you’re docked in the harbour at St-Tropez or off Cap d’Antibes. […]

I usually order out when a) I’ve ruined dinner because the cocktail “hour” ran a little over, or b) I’m craving something that I can’t make myself. That’s certainly been the case with Chinese food. The […]