Julie Anne and Nick Rhodes

The Most Important Meal Goes Romantic

Doing a romantic dinner for two is not the most lucrative, but definitely my favorite service that I offer as a personal chef. For me, it’s the personal chef equivalent to theater vs. film, I preferred the adrenalin rush of feeling live audience reactions as an… Keep Reading »

Recipe Writing 101 (Jewels Style)

One of my premium members asked me how to write a recipe the other day. I wasn’t quite sure how to answer that, since I’m not a classically trained chef – I can only offer my own path to painting with flavor. I’ve always loved food, my fondest memories of childhood were… Keep Reading »

Julie Anne and Nick Rhodes

Fashion Moment Memories: Bruce Oldfield

“Happy belated birthday, Julie Anne. (May I say, it feels so weird calling you by name, and remembering the first time I learned it. I believe it was via a People magazine, w/ your wedding pics in it, and there was a photo featuring a… Keep Reading »

Making Up is Not Hard To Do: Make-Up Tips

Julie Anne and Nick Rhodes by Norman Parkinson

When you grow up watching mom and dad share lipstick, I guess you long to wear make-up yourself. My daughter, Tatjana, requested I write some make-up tips occasionally after I stopped her from purchasing some concealer that a… Keep Reading »

A Portrait of the Quintessential Englishman

“I like to make people look as good as they would like to look, and then with luck, a shade better,” and that he did exceptionally well. That is precisely why we asked Norman Parkinson to photograph our wedding in August 1984. This is one… Keep Reading »