Our Joyful Gift-Giving God

Enjoy life with your spouse, whom you love. Cherish and protect the person God has given you. If you’re married, don’t downplay this. We are not told: live with your wife or put up with your wife but, rather, enjoy life with your wife.Enjoy life with your spouse, whom you […]

The joy of dressing is an art.

Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good clothes. It’s a question of good balance and good common sense.Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good clothes. It’s a question of good balance and good common sense.Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good […]

Eat, drink and be merry

In other words, set about it as if you mean it and know what you’re about. Eat and drink with gladness and joy. The second half of verse 7 shows us that these things are a gift: “for God has already approved what you do.” God takes pleasure in your […]

Elegance is elimination.

Elegance is a quality of style and grace. Fashion designer and eternal fashion icon Coco Chanel famously said, “Elegance is refusal,” meaning it’s best to skip the big jewelry and flashy clothes in favor of simple styles made from luxurious fabrics that one could wear forever — and look great […]

Chocolate, a little taste of heaven

We’re passionate about chocolate. And together with you, we’re lookingto make the world a better place. By paying a fair price for cocoa, sugar and valuable ingredients, you and we lend a hand to farmers in the Southern Hemisphere. You won’t find any junk in our chocolate: only carefully selected […]

Fashions fade, style is eternal

Fashions fade, style is eternal”. This famous quote by Yves Saint Laurent illustrates what both Anne Hollander and Elizabeth Hawes implied in this week’s readings. Fashion, being ephemeral with its trends and fads, is compared to style, which “doesn’t change every month or every year.” (Hawes, 5) I think this […]