December 14, 2016

Paraboot Michael Phoque : Back to the Best of Basics

Paraboot Michael Lisse Derby shoe
Paraboot Michael Phoque Derby shoe

Paraboot shoes made in France since 1908 is a sleeper brand in the USA basically because you can rarely find them here, let alone all of the cool styles they create. READ MORE >

December 8, 2016

Bang&Olufsen Nomade for Sound Hounds

Cool guy holding the Beoplay A2 bluetooth speaker
Cool guy holding the Beoplay A2 bluetooth speaker

Whatever we do, wherever we go, music comes along with us. By chance Anton and I became audiophiles from an early age; he out of a nerdy fascination and thanks to my father, I was indoctrinated waking every weekend to Opera blasting from his steroided stereo system. So sound and quality of sound is high on our list of musts.READ MORE >

December 5, 2016

Inscape Meditation Center: Ohm My God

Inscape Meditation Center 45 west 21st Street NYC, NY
Inscape Meditation Center 45 west 21st Street NYC, NY

Meditation and its practice is something that keeps bubbling up in conversation and in stray articles on the net and in magazines. I’ve thought a lot it as so many of my friends meditate on a daily basis. They all seem to have a peace of mind that for me comes and goes. READ MORE >

December 2, 2016

Pajamas: Antidote to Angst

Sleepy Jones Henry Pajama in tent stripe navy/white
Sleepy Jones Henry Pajama in tent stripe navy/white

This past holiday weekend was filled with family, great food and staying put. Each morning everyone emerged from their respective rooms in pajamas and because there was no program to follow and no place any of us had to be, we stayed in them all day and all night.READ MORE >

November 22, 2016

Let’s Get Down

Barneys Canada Goose MacMillan Down Parka
Barneys Canada Goose MacMillan Down Parka

Winter started blowing in last night and today the wind, snow flurries and temperatures in the 30’s is making it clear that it’s time to get down and warm things up. My closet holds a couple of old reliable down jackets and vests that I’ve had for the last 6 years or so, but going to the closet to choose one to wear this morning was not the most exciting event. So I’ve started searching for the jacket that will make me say, “Oh Yeah”! READ MORE >