Runway for Recovery, Revere Hotel Boston

Runway for Recovery and Buggy Designs

Last night I felt privileged to participate in Runway for Recovery at the Revere Hotel in Boston. Runway for Recovery is a wonderful organization founded by the fabulous Ms Olivia Achtmeyer to honor her late mother Candy who bravely fought a ten year battle against Breast Cancer. Runway for Recovery aim is to raise money to benefit… 

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New Arrivals: Monogram Leather Bags!

Monogram Leather Bags and Accessories by K.slademade have arrived at Buggy Designs! K.slademade is one of our favorite young, up and coming designers. Her oh so stylish and on trend Monogram Leather Bags are beautifully crafted in lovely colors and proudly Made in the USA. Some of my favorite new pieces in this collection include the… 

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Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing Recipe

Kale Salad with Tahini dressing Recipe

Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing is not just good for you, it is absolutely delicious! Whether you are a vegetarian or a full blown carnivore, I promise this Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing recipe is a perfect vegetarian main course or a colorful side dish with your big beefy steak. I know lots of you are… 

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Splurge or Save: Suede Over the Knee Boots

Over the knee boots

Fact: Over the Knee Boots are all the rage this Fall. Whether to invest your hard earned dollars in Over the Knee Boots is another story. I have been lusting after Stuart Weitzman’s 5050 Boots since last year, but my bank account indicated I should look for a less expensive Stuart Weitzman alternative. This Splurge or… 

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Columbia Road Flower Market

The Columbia Road Flower Market is a London gem. Each and every Sunday, rain, sleet or shine, Columbia Road transforms itself into an oasis of flowers, foliage and a bustlin’ street filled with happy Londoners stocking up on sweet smelling flowers for a mere fiver. This East London Sunday hot spot, aka Columbia Road Flower Market,… 

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Modern Monogram Clutch SALE at Buggy Designs

I am refusing to give into the dark hues of fall completely. Here in New England the weather is still quite balmy. With jean on jean fashion having made a comeback, and khaki skirts refusing to ever go out of style, I thought why not offer a sale on Buggy Designs popular Bordered Modern Monogram… 

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Fresh Tomato Salsa Recipe

Fresh Tomato Salsa, Pico de Gallo, Salsa Fresca, Salsa Mexicana, or just plain Salsa, whatever you call this glorious concoction, Fresh Tomato Salsa should be in every cooks repertoire. Yes, Fresh Tomato Salsa is great when served with the old standard guacamole and chips (check out Buggy Blog amped up Confetti Guacamole Recipe for a perfect… 

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Al Fresco Dinner at Home: Grilled Fish with Latholemono

After a long day of work, for me there’s nothing better than coming home, pouring a glass of cold, Provencal Rosé, lighting up the charcoal grill to the tunes of the Gypsy Kings while preparing a Mediterranean feast. Greek, Italian and Provencal food is both comforting and healthy, easy and delicious. Really, as long as… 

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Ultimate Lobster BLT Recipe

Lobster BLT on Brioche

Sweet Maine Lobster + Crispy Applewood Smoked Bacon + juicy, oozy heirloom tomatoes + warm, buttery brioche = one other worldly Lobster BLT. Memorial Day Weekend I kicked off the beginning of summer with a Classic New England Lobster Roll Recipe. Yesterday I had a eureka moment and thought why not close out the summer with another great… 

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Top 10 US Open Tennis Tips for Visiting Flushing Meadows

As many of our Buggy Designs customers and Buggy Blog readers are big tennis fans, I thought I would pass on my Top Ten  US Open Tennis Tips (plus a few bonus tips!) to make your time at the US Open more enjoyable. Labor Day weekend for New Englanders may be bittersweet but if you are a tennis… 

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Hen of the Woods Linguini

Yesterday, I received a text (along with the below iPhone snaps) from my grandmother reading, “Due to my good fortune, our friend Natalie who is an expert forager, gathered these fabulous Hen of the Woods, more appropriately called Chicken of the Woods. I sautéed the mushrooms with shallots, garlic and organic butter, deglazed with Madeira… 

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Brand Spankin’ New Buggy Blog!

Woohoo! Finally, after many sleepless nights, lots of espresso iced coffees, and  many design iterations, Buggy Blog 2.0 is here at last! I have been working on the new template for quite some time, pouring over every little detail, in hopes of making your viewing experience easy breezy and fun! Here are some exciting changes and additions… 

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Cocktail Hour: Blackberry Bramble Smash

Ms Mint Julep please say hello to Mr. Dark N Stormy. Let’s marry you both together to make one hell of a Blackberry Bramble Smash. Blackberry season is finally in full New England swing! Every year I await with great anticipation the first deep purple bursts of heaven to appear amongst our out of control… 

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Wilkins Farmhouse Cider, Somerset

My first weekend in England was spent down in England’s West country, in the beautiful county of Somerset. About twelve hours off the plane in London, I left the Big Smoke for quiet villages, ripening orchards, open fields dotted with cows, farmer filled pubs and the anticipation of one hell of a party! Harry was… 

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