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DIY BEACH SPRAY BY ERICA DAVIDSON

Everyone jokes that every family needs a lawyer and a doctor, but I’d like to add make up artist to that list. My cousin Erica is a fabulous professional makeup artist and the beauty blogger behind Pretty Pleased, her site featuring beauty tips and tricks, her insider advice. I thought she could bring a little of that beauty wisdom over to The Kitchy […]
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FATHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

Craig is just missing the deadline for Father’s Day this year, but for inspiration, I looked to some presents I’ve given him over the past year that I think are perfect for a younger Father’s Day. All of these gifts a functional, chic, and not at all embarrassing. Robb Vice Box I am not a big “box” person, but when […]
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HOW TO HIGHLIGHT BY ERICA DAVIDSON

Everyone jokes that every family needs a lawyer and a doctor, but I’d like to add make up artist to that list. My cousin Erica is a fabulous professional makeup artist and the beauty blogger behind Pretty Pleased, her site featuring beauty tips and tricks, her insider advice. I thought she could bring a little of that beauty wisdom over to The Kitchy […]
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THE PERFECT MAKEUP BAG BY ERICA DAVIDSON

Everyone jokes that every family needs a lawyer and a doctor, but I’d like to add make up artist to that list. My cousin Erica is a fabulous professional makeup artist and the beauty blogger behind Pretty Pleased, her site featuring beauty tips and tricks, her insider advice. So she’s bringing a little of that beauty wisdom over to The Kitchy Kitchen!  When […]
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MY LIVING ROOM + DINING ROOM HOME TOUR

Much to my husband’s regret, I’m a bit of a nomad. I have no qualms about moving every two years. So, to me, homes are a wonderful opportunity to create a lifestyle that fits where I am in my life. Our last home was an atomic bachelor pad in Los Feliz, perched on stilts with a balcony overlooking downtown. This […]
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FRENCH INSPIRED STYLE

I have to admit it, I’m a francophile. I’m usually wishing I was in France at any given moment, and am thoroughly in love with Paris. But do I speak a word of French? Lamentably, no. But I have a reeeeaaaallllyyyyy good reason. I usually visit Paris to direct commercials, and in production there are superstitions. If you book a […]
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MOTHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE

I’m going to miss being a mother on mother’s day this year by just a few months, but I’ve been thinking about what I would like if I were celebrating this year. “Some peace and quiet!” most likely, but a bit of luxury never hurt anyone. These are some of my favorite small luxuries that I feel like almost any […]
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MOTHERS DAY DIY BATH SOAK

Whenever I could smell the eucalyptus and hear the Enya, I knew it was mom’s bath time. My mom LOOOOOVES baths, and when a mom loves something, you know that’s the only present she’s getting for the next decade, right? So my mom’s bath accessories collection grew to comic re-gifting constantly proportions. She had every oil, every salt, every loofah. […]
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DIY DERBY HAT

Two of my favorite ladies are from Kentucky, and proud of it too. Dean and Whitney possess that perfect southern blend of ladylike manners with salty humor. They can arch an eyebrow sharper than a ruler, say “Bless your heart” so sweetly that you’d never know shade was thrown, and are the most fun people to drink mint juleps with […]
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NEUTRAL STYLE

I’m a neutrals kind of girl. If you were to bump into me in the street, I’m probably in all black, or mixing it up with a pop of grey. Neutrals are a wonderful shorthand for put together and stylish, but without having to exert extra effort. But here’s the thing about neutrals – they can get boring really fast. […]
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