Mademoiselle’s Chicken Pot Pie Cheat

Mademoiselle loves an easy recipe!  I know its Spring, but I have two friends under the weather and I need to make them a dinner.  Chicken soup sounds yucky, so how about Mimi’s easy chicken pot pie cheat.  It is so easy and quick, it is delicious and it refrigerates and freezes beautifully.  It is

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The Fine Art of Shelly Lewis Stanfield

Mimi and Mademoiselle research, toil, and scour the market for interesting items that make the perfect outfit, accessory, decoration, statement, gift or just that little something to make life a little easier (or at least more beautiful)! As our first serendipitous find, we bring you the fabulous paintings of Mrs. Shelly Lewis Stanfield.

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20 Questions with Mimi and Mademoiselle

Find out more about Mimi and Mademoiselle as they answer this week’s 20 questions.

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20 Questions with the Modern Day Courtier

Mimi and Mademoiselle interview the Modern Day Courtier, a respected society gentleman providing you only the most sage advice on manly matters.

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Accoutrements pour le Cuisine

Did you know that cooking in style can improve your food? Well maybe not but…

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The Academy’s Southern Biscuit

Southern-style biscuits

Cooking up some truly scrumptious southern-style biscuits with the Charleston Academy of Domestic Pursuits.

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Dear M&M

Q: I’ve been hearing a lot about “modern manners”. I did not get hired for a job because during the interview I looked down at my phone when a text vibrated, lit up the screen and I looked down to read it. It took less than a second to look, but it apparently cost me the job. Are employers in the stone age about tech use or did I violate a modern manners rule?

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Glamorous Laundry?

Mimi and Mademoiselle really dislike doing laundry.  We have been using boring allergen and fragrance free liquid detergents for years.  By the time the clothes get out of the dryer, they smell a bit ‘stale’.  So, we were naturally interested when our friends were buzzing about the fabulous $99.00

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Turkeys from Tyler, Texas?

Mademoiselle is trying Thanksgiving on her own! Mimi sent her a fully cooked Thanksgiving turkey from Greenberg Smoked Turkeys.

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Be Thankful

I have a “becauseisayso” for you this Thanksgiving. Please give thanks to the obvious in your life-family, friends, health and happiness. But, also take a minute to reflect and remind yourself how lucky you are to be an American. In such a time of social upheaval, we need to remind ourselves of this good fortune,

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