About Deidre Woollard

Deidre Woollard has been writing both fiction and nonfiction for years. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Spalding University and her short fiction has been published in literary magazines and anthologies. She served as the lead editor on Luxist.com for six years writing about real estate, auctions, jewelry and luxury goods. Follow author Deidre Woollard on Google +.
Poco Dolce: San Francisco's Little Sweet Treat

Poco Dolce: San Francisco’s Little Sweet Treat

What is it about San Francisco that produces such great chocolate? The city by the Bay is also a city known for delicious treats. Poco… [Read More]

Salt Block Cooking book by Mark Bitterman reviewed by Deidre Woollard.

Exploring The World Of Salt Block Cooking

Preparing food with salt blocks, massive rosy-hued slabs of Himalayan salt, is a culinary trend that has been millennia in the making but is completely… [Read More]

Traditional Style Homes On The Rise In Los Angeles

Traditional Style Homes On The Rise In Los Angeles

While Los Angeles is famous for its modern homes, much of the newer construction, especially on the luxurious Westside, recalls traditional styling found in homes… [Read More]

Architectural Masterpiece Lists In Los Angeles

Architectural Masterpiece Lists In Los Angeles

Clean lines and and well-thought out modern design are the hallmarks of this home created by Shekar Ganti who was formerly mentored by Richard Meier… [Read More]

The Mysterious Life And Death Of Huguette Clark

The Mysterious Life And Death Of Huguette Clark

The mystery of Huguette Clark, one of the richest and most reclusive of the great American heiresses is by turns fascinating and horrifying. If ever… [Read More]

Song Wine Benefits Lyric Opera of Chicago

Song Wine Benefits Lyric Opera of Chicago

Opera companies have had a tough time in recent years. The arts often suffer during recessions and opera has been particularly hard hit. So here’s… [Read More]

Monkey 47: A Nose For Gin

Monkey 47: A Nose For Gin

Say the word gin to some folks and they make a face. The argument is generally the same, they think they don’t like it or… [Read More]

Top Chef Alum Edward Lee Releases First Cookbook

Top Chef Alum Edward Lee Releases First Cookbook

Edward Lee charmed national audiences when he competed on Top Chef in 2012 but he has been delighting diners long before that. He has been… [Read More]

Lauren Bacall's Art Collection Up For Auction

Lauren Bacall’s Art Collection Up For Auction

The late Lauren Bacall, was acclaimed for her beauty and style but the iconic actress was also an art collector. Bonhams, New Yorks has announced… [Read More]

JFK Wedding Negatives Up For Auction

JFK Wedding Negatives Up For Auction

As a country in many ways we still mourn the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The sudden end of our Camelot was a private tragedy… [Read More]