Welcome to Kelly E. Carter
Kelly E. Carter is a New York Times bestselling author, Editor of Haute Living Magazine San Francisco, Founder of The Jet Set PetsĀ® and an Italophile who toted her posh pooch Lucy around the globe. As a speaker, Kelly dazzles audiences with tales of her journey to award-winning sportswriter to celebrity reporter to pet travel expert. Her latest book, The Dog Lover's Guide to Travel, was released by National Geographic Books in April and earned Kelly a prestigious Lowell Thomas Award. The tail-all travel guide is available in bookstores and on Amazon.

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The emptiness of five dogless months

“Where’s your dog?”

It’s a question that’s been asked to me quite often in the past five months, ever since my road dog Lucy died suddenly. For nearly 13 years she was like my appendage so, even though we’ve only been in San Francisco for less than three years, it’s still unusual for people to see me without her. Therefore, I understand when people wonder she she is. I’m just sorry for all of the people who I’ve made feel horrible when I reply, “She died.”

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Haute Living San Francisco January February 2015

When it comes to the San Francisco Bay Area, there’s no shortage of people making a difference, not just in the region but an impact worldwide. That’s why choosing 100 of them for Haute Living San Francisco‘s annual Haute 100 issue was so difficult. I profile 100 of the hautest philanthropists, tech titans, real estate moguls, sports figures and culinary icons Haute Living San Francisco‘s January/February 2015 issue. [Read More…]

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Brit Morin, The Digital Martha Stewart

I imagine by now that Brit Morin is tired of being called “The Digital Martha Stewart” but that didn’t stop me from doing just that in my Q&A with her that appears in the November/December 2014 issue of Haute Living Magazine San Francisco. I give this woman her props. She had just given birth to her first son yet took the time to do this interview. I’m not sure Martha would have done that. That makes her extra special in my book! Read on to find out more about this do-it-all wonder. [Read More…]