On a warm summer day, you can find me: On my rocky beach, sharing a picnic with friends.
Ever been stung by a bee? Oh yes, there’s nothing quite like that searing sting!
Sweet tea or lemonade? Lemonade, although preferably with vodka and a sprig of mint.
As a kid, I loved playing ________ outdoors. Cowboys and Indians. I had a full cowboy costume and wore it regularly.
In my garden I grow: Herbs and tomatoes.
For me, outdoor design is: All about bringing inside living outdoors, weather permitting of course. Lounging, cooking, and entertaining can all be done alfresco.
My biggest outdoor fiasco involved: A formally dressed guest falling backwards into my pool.
My favorite memory of being outdoors is: Watching my daughter’s silhouette dancing on the sand at dusk.
Sunglasses, floppy hot, SPF—or all three? All three!
You won a free ticket to any outdoor destination, you pick: Cote d’Azure!
The ideal weather forecast is: 72 degrees with a light wind, few clouds, and a cooler evening ahead.
Every outdoor space should have: A cozy place to retreat. A hammock is essential for me!
My favorite outdoor activity is: Entertaining!
What I love most about entertaining outdoors is: Decorating and cooking with seasonal food and flora as my inspiration.
Who would you invite to your dream alfresco dinner party? In no particular order: Dorothy Draper, Truman Capote, Cole Porter, Meryl Streep, Jacque Pepin, Oprah, Joni Michell, George Carlin, Sidney Poitier, and Placido Domingo.
Every good outdoor gathering has: Good company, good wine, good food, and good music.
Everything is _________ outdoors. Magical