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Pedicure With The Fishes: The Second Time Was A Charm At The White Room in Polanco

The White Room opened in November. It’s a chic place in Polanco for a manicure, pedicure or blow out. The storefront sits on premium real estate, at the corner of Lincoln Park (think Lincoln Park After Dark OPI lovers!!) and … Continue reading

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Garage Sales: Getting A Good Deal + Giving Back, Too!

When I first moved to Minnesota, I thought it was strange that my boss always took the local newspaper on Wednesdays and was always the first person in the office on Thursday morning. Something did not make sense. One day, … Continue reading

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Chandon: “Salud!” To The Best Sparkling Wine! Sign Up For Their Newsletter + Get A Discount!

One of the best tasting rooms in Napa is Domaine Chandon. Their hostesses are the most beautiful, and I have found them to generally be friendly, knowledgable and enthusiastic. They willingly educate you on their sparkling and still wines and … Continue reading

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San Miguel Designs: Buying Something Beautiful + Supporting the Abrazos Seamstresses!

  *Update: Imagine my surprise when, a month later, I found a story on this company in the New York Times!! You heard it here first! Patrice Wynne is a combination of warmth and whimsy. I first saw her designs … Continue reading

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