A California native with Italian roots, Stasia is a graduate of the Flintridge Preparatory School, holds a B.S. in Fashion Marketing from Woodbury University, and has been trained and certified by The Protocol School of Washington®, in Washington, D.C. in Etiquette and Protocol. Stasia is the writer behind Dear Advised, writing on matters of the home and heart.
Stasia lives in Southern California with her husband and high school best friend, Giovanni, their blended family of four; her two children, two step-children, and fur babies. She is a farm-to-table supporter, and has a love for vintage cookbooks.