Having watched Griffin Dunne’s (Joan’s nephew and actor) brilliant new documentary, Netflix, “The Center Will Not Hold” I began craving salted almonds and ice cold cokes; the magical combo that supposedly got her literary motor running everyday of her life.
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Christmas will be here before you bat an eye… or two. I found something on Etsy that I really treasure. A hand made Garden Lantern which draws its energy from the sun. Made from sustainable materials and found online at OwlsNestCreations. This one-of-a-kind store has some nifty items for everyone in the family. What I […]
People spend an average of 8 hours 21 minutes sleeping a day – but spend an average of 8 hours 41 minutes on media devices. The majority (81 per cent) of smartphone users have their phones switched on all the time, even in bed. Getting a good nights sleep given the chaos in the world […]
It’s a jewel of a hideaway in the confines of one of the wealthiest locations in all the world… Palm Beach Florida. What The Chesterfield has that other hotels lack is class. Condé Nast Travelers Readers’ Choice Awards- Voted #3 in the top 15 hotels in Florida Simply because the staff provides impeccable service and […]
We are a nation in turmoil. In a world unfolding so rapidly with hate and distrust. We are a target. It is a misnomer to think that we are great or we will be greater with walls built from hatred, casting innocent children and mothers away from our shores.
“It will awaken your senses not only to the beauty of nature but to the plight of South Africa’s wildlife, many of which are teetering on a thin line for survival.
Olio & Limone is now my favorite Italian restaurant in the world…. and what a pleasure not to experience the burden of airplane pasta and worse, long lines for US Customs…. when all you have to do is find West Victoria Street in Santa Barbara and indulge.
There is only one place in Nairobi… The Hemingways is historic. The grounds are magnificent and the view of Ngong Hills from your terrace translates the love and passion that Karen Blixen held for the land she so dearly loved.
LIV ON: Olivia Newton-John’s New CD Provides Hope and Healing With Help From Celebrated Singer Songwriters Beth Nielsen Chapman and Amy Sky
“As a group, it’s our intention with this album to create songs with a message of compassion and hope,” said Newton-John. “They are for anyone facing a time of challenge in their life, whether it is grieving a loss – or on the journey to health and recovery.”
Heats on. Temperatures are soaring. Dinner time is a challenge and so is the clean up. But what’s easy, delicious and always a favorite? In our home it’s a good old American burger with melted cheddar cheese.
For 20 years, Lauren Vidal remains true to the uniqueness of its creations and gives the contemporary woman her own image, focusing on overlays creating purely light styles punctuated by unstructured volumes.
rstBrands offers a variety of sustainable handmade outdoor furniture and utilizes one of the most important sun shields in the development of their products. The patented Sunbrella fabrics who I might add made environmental responsibility a priority decades before the “green” movement.
By James and Nancy Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World What a dream! We spent our Midnight in Paris and every waking hour that followed in a state of unbelievable reality. Ensconced like a pair of marionettes, we were dazzled, spoiled and most of all luxuriated in one of the finest if […]
Kit Kemp’s masterfully designed Knightsbridge London is one of a kind. She pays extra attention to detail in bringing joy to every experience.
By Nancy Chuda founder of LuxEcoLiving and co-founder of Healthy Child Healthy World In 1991, we lost our only child to a rare non-hereditary cancer called Wilm’s tumor. Colette was only 5 years old when she died. But it was the love of her soft furry white adopted pet named Cricket that kept her feeling […]
Bloom Energy to Install First−Ever Highrise Project at Morgan Stanley Global Headquarters in New York City
Morgan Stanley announced that Bloom Energy will install a fuel cell system at the Firm’s global headquarters in New York City’s Times Square neighborhood
Healthy Child Healthy World provides parents with information that can prevent many childhood diseases. Our research team is powered by Environmental Working Group’s comprehensive database which provides cutting edge scientific research which links human health to exposure to chemicals in the environment.
We were treated to the culinary talents of a genius! We had literally just returned from the land of Alain Ducasse, Provence France, where we had been seated for an array of tasting menus, literally, for days and nights, by his top chefs… our taste buds had been spoiled fresh until we met chef Jeremy Tummel… my oh my!
Baur Au Lac, internationally renowned as one of the world’s top luxury hotels, an establishment steeped in 170 years of tradition, has been owned by the same family for six generations.
American Olympian Charlotte Bredahl had to euthanize her 1992 Olympic dressage partner Monsieur on Saturday 17 October 2015. The chestnut gelding was 34 years old. On Saturday evening 17 October Monsieur developed a colic and as the horse had begun to struggle with old age, Bredahl decided not to have him undergo invasive surgery but […]
Santa Barbara County Los Alamos- Bell Street Farm LuxEcoLiving photo credits Mozy into town… you’ve arrived in Los Alamos where you will discover a three block radius of some of the finest epicurean cravings on this planet. And what makes this little gem of a town so spectacular is the absence of tourists dressed in […]
Las Vegas Nevada “Breast Cancer Awareness begins with self examination. Mammograms can’t detect everything that’s why it is important that women perform a monthly self exam using the Breast Health Action Kit.” Olivia Newton-John In Memory of the late Chrissy Amphlett WATCH! In 1992, Olivia was diagnosed with breast cancer. Her personal triumph against cancer […]
Bob’s commitment to being Well Bread means doing good things. He supports the Los Alamos Community by donating what they don’t sell to local food banks. Los Alamos California LuxEcoLiving photo credit James Chuda I’ve been on Bob’s trail. I’ve motored to Los Alamos countless times praying that I would arrive in time to get […]
By Nancy Chuda founder and Editor in Chief of LuxEcoLiving and co-founder of Healthy Child Healthy World Two architectural visionaries, James Chuda and David Noble are proposing to build “High Density Town Center Garden Communities” by making use of “air rights” over major transportation hubs using new breakthrough building technology “InhabitableSpaceFrames.” LuxEcoLiving photo credits Mickey Jacob […]
Did you know that Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) can lead to early death?
By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World We had a terrible scare!!! Journey, our 18 month old adopted yellow lab ate rat poison. There were no sign at first. We had no clue how sick he was or would become until we heard these words from our local […]
I loved mt experience at Mad and Vin. Mostly, I enjoyed our conversation with chef Seth Nathan while dining with friends.
Gregg Cave is a brilliant creative pioneer in the travel industry. He literally just stepped off the plane having received the most prestigious award yet, Best Oceanic Day Spa and Best World Day Spa.
The holidays are coming. You just spent a fortune on that special cream that is meant to reduce stretch marks but did you ever consider that stretching in between your chores might be a better alternative? When you consider the vast communities of people who count on devices to score their steps, their breath and […]
Some call her Liv, others Livvy, and if you’re a close family friend and want to get her attention you say, OLIVIA. But to her fans and friends alike she is Olivia Newton-John, one of the most popular and talented singers in the world. Drop the Sandy stuff. She’s way grown up even though countless […]