TRAVEL: WHAT’S IN A NAME + African safari destinations & a dream packing list

I have a confession. My name is not really Nicole Mann Novick. At least not legally. Every time we have attempted an articulate discussion about the weighty subject of my name, no matter how Mike approaches the inevitable, “But why?,” … Continue reading

A THIRST FOR LIFE + sangria & juice

While most newlyweds arrive to their hotel room on their wedding night to a bed strewn with rose petals, mine was romantically scattered with Skittles. Don’t get me wrong, my morning workouts are my lifeline, but when it comes to … Continue reading

GO BOLD OR GO HOME! Hostess style + a decadent dip recipe

When it comes to throwing a holiday soiree, at Garland Collection we say, “GO BOLD, OR GO HOME!” In other words, have fun with  it! Mix your finest silver  with your quirkiest serving pieces. Forego fancy finger foods for can’t-get-enough … Continue reading