Calling All Gentlemen

We have been asked a lot of questions over the past few months of how we feel about #metoo.  There are so many conversations on the issue that challenge and unite us as women. However, we all must be careful that the pendulum does not sway too far to one side or the other. Obviously,

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Tootsie Troubles?

Baby Foot Exfoliant Foot Peel

Baby Foot Exfoliant Foot Peel

As summer winds down and we look at our tired heat and sandal stressed feet, we wanted to remind you of our favorite find for tired, troubled tootsies. There is no right time for your feet to shed swaths of skin, but going into Fall

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Butterflied Salmon

A quick and delicious salmon recipe using our favorite teriyaki marinade.

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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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