Tag Archives: SUMMER

even outside of italy

it was ferragosto, even outside of italy.  ferragosto is an italian holiday that takes place on the 15th of august, and it celebrates the summer vacation.  it also coincides with the religious day of the assumption.  on this day, cities … Continue reading

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a luvFAB wine prescription

in the swiss alps, there is a lovely venue, le grand chalet-this place is a luvFIND.  i found a breath taking view with a breeze and a luvFAB wine prescription in this charming setting.  the breeze was an added bonus as … Continue reading

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FORTE DEI MARMI

it is just that…forte love.  forte dei marmi that is.  there are so many destinations and specifically summer destinations on earth, so to select just one as ‘the’ destination is most unfair.  forte dei marmi in italy, is not the … Continue reading

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luvFAB recipe

  summer strawberry salad serves 6-8 ingredients 5 oz./ 142 gr. baby spinach and arugula (rocket) 3 tbs. extra virgin olive oil 1  tbs. fresh lemon juice zest of 1 lemon 16 oz./454 gr. strawberries, hulled and sliced 2 tbs. balsamic … Continue reading

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luvFAB recipe

melon soup serves 6 ingredients 1  large ripe melon (cantaloupe), chilled, seeded and cut into large chunks 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice 1 tsp. extra virgin olive oil 1/4 tsp. maldon salt 1/4 tsp. freshly ground pepper fresh mint leaves, … Continue reading

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HOSTELLERIE DE L’ABBAYE DE LA CELLE

it’s a hot, hot summer.  in europe, there was no ‘real’ spring this year.  winter just seemed to have melted into summer.  landing in nice, france, the heat was felt instantly.  to calm the ‘chaleur’, brignoles, in  provence-alpes-cote d’azur, a region in … Continue reading

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summer 2013

anywhere/somewhere anywhere/everywhere.  somewhere.  luvFAB summer is now. wherever you are; wherever you will go…be thebestdressup now!

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luvFAB recipe

tomato and avocado salad serves 4 ingredients 1 pint organic cherry, grape, and/or pear tomatoes (any color), halved or quartered 1 avocado, halved, pitted, peeled, and diced 1/4 cup pitted taggiasca olives, halved 1/2 cup baby arugula, washed, dried, and finely … Continue reading

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