Building a happy home

Lisa Borgnes Giramonti, the gimlet-eyed blogger behind A Bloomsbury Life is back for a second stint on our Editors' Blog. (See her previous blogs here.) This time around, she's sharing her resolutions for 2010—and...

by Lisa Borgnes Giramonti


Part Four: I resolve to keep my friends close and my family closer.

I have a theory that a home is like a cast-iron frying pan: it needs to be seasoned to achieve its full potential. Just as a well-used pan has traces of all the meals cooked in it, so a home has a sense memory of every moment experienced within its walls. These days, I’m making sure my house is steeped in laughter, cooking and good conversation because at the end of the day, those are the delicious things that give life meaning.

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