a tortoise mother’s day

Well why not have a tortoise theme? Narrows the field of possibilities just a titch. Below are our curated tortoiseshell mother’s day gift ideas, but when in doubt: breakfast in bed, champagne, peonies, and something sparkly will ALWAYS “do” . . . *wink*.


a smattering

I could say “smorgasbord”, but Lawd that’s an ugly word. Loving this beautiful smattering of hors d’oeuvres, as shot by Leo Patrone for Kinfolk. It inspires me to keep striving for all of our affairs to have the daintiest, most detailed, prettiest, best-tasting nibbles ever.