book club brunch.

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when you’re asked to give a book club brunch for author Terry McMillan you definitely say “yes! yes, please!”. i’ve long been a fan and Terry’s part of Ghirardelli’s Savor the Dark Book Club, launching her new book I Almost Forgot About You — which is a really fun summer read. with the book club subscription, you get the book and three... 
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what’s cookin’? simple summer salad.

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it’s definitely salad season around my house. if you’ve followed me on snapchat lately i’ve made both a yummy cucumber dill salad and a watermelon, feta & basil salad this week. and now i’m making one of my favorite summer meals — poached eggs over asparagus. it’s so simple and a nice light brunch, lunch or dinner. the folks at martha... 
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wear this there: the butcher’s daughter.

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it’s a cult favorite, and now it’s in venice, california — the butcher’s daughter is the spot for all things interior inspo, and healthy fare. the modern, free-spirited vibe fits into that abbot kinney lifestyle just swell. the perfect canvas to show off your california made threads, like some of our go-to favorites: ali golden, 2Bandits, and freda salvador.... 
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wear this there: vegan house.

vietnam brings the summer style — and eats — with its hottest new hang out vegan house. this week’s wear this there is located in the bustling city of ho chi minh, and embraces the design heritage of old and new. old being the nods to french colony, new being the chic revamp the vegan house got upon re-opening. we suggest an easy breezy jumpsuit so one can easily... 
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dining fresh from the garden.

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one of my favorite things about owning a home is having my own garden and outside dining space. i’ve come to realize spending time outside, gardening and entertaining is one my greatest joys — i could spend all day out there puttering around and planting new flowers and now vegetables, too! i shared my container garden earlier this year, and now i’m planting... 
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