Romance & Relationships

100 Everyday Ways to Be Adventurous

1. Drive a different way home from work today 2. Take wine tasting classes 3. Buy an amazing new cookbook and try recipes from it for a week 4. Wear a colour you never thought you’d wear, even if it’s only in your tie 5. Try that new ethnic restaurant around the corner 6. Take… continue reading…

The Grand Adventure of Life

Hello all, I hope this message finds you very well, and enjoying the first lovely days of autumn. So much has happened since the last time we spoke that I thought I’d better catch you up, before we move on with the new blog. We’d planned to have a big, splashy launch for the new… continue reading…

100 Things To Do When the Worst Happens

1. Hold your head up high, it will help you regain your balance 2. Remind yourself that difficult times are part of any life, and will make you stronger in the end 3. Apologize sincerely, and without excuses 4. Cry if you feel like it, and then cry some more 5. Call friends/family and ask… continue reading…

The Elegance of Slow

Slow is so much more elegant than fast, and it’s all about the luxury of taking our time, rather than rushing to squeeze everything in. For instance, taking the time to enjoy a phone conversation, rather than sending only vital information via text, or taking the time to sit out on the terrace with a… continue reading…

100 Ways To Be a Man of Style and Substance

Since writing “100 Ways to Be Elegant”, I’ve had numerous requests from both men and women to write a version for gentlemen. Although I’m far from being an expert on the topic, I have had the honour of knowing men who embodied many of the traits considered stylish for both the classic and the modern… continue reading…

100 Ways to Have More Romance in Your Life

1. Believe in your own version of a very modern fairy tale, and go find it 2. Have your morning coffee in bed, while listening to “Zou Bisou Bisou ” 3. Have breakfast in bed on Sunday mornings, while listening to Diana Krall and reading the New York Times 4. Wear lovely lingerie 5. Wear… continue reading…

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