It really only takes 5 key pieces to get out the door with ease. And with the exception of a dark wash jean, the remaining 4 items are black. To be clear, this doesn't mean my whole wardrobe is black - I'm only referring to the 5 essential pieces my wardrobe works around when I'm in a pinch. If … [Read more...] about Wardrobe Essentials: One Black Dress 7 Ways
Would you say you're a by-the-book recipe follower, or a throw in a little of this and that and see what unfolds? Me? I'm a little of both, depending on which way the wind blows. For baking, I know in my heart I need to stick to a recipe or my cookies will be a flat mess. But throw a pasta dish … [Read more...] about An Unexpected Pairing: Pom Pom Jeans + Tribal Tunic Dress
As I crossed the parking lot on my way to Anthropologie Palo Alto today, who do I see? Kim Wheeler of Northern California Style and Elizabeth aka the Contessa!!!! After a big welcome, I sat myself down for a quick visit and a bit of fashion advice. I'd been carrying a pair of Pilcro tassel hem … [Read more...] about Run, Don’t Walk to the Anthropologie Sale!
Truth be told, while the rest of the country is under snow and rain, we Californian's have it pretty mild when it comes to weather, a top coat rarely required. That said, layering is essential in any weather condition, if not for warmth, to remix our looks and keep things interesting till … [Read more...] about Winter Style – Effortless Layering with Lily Silk
Hello Ladies! Back today with a whole lot of this-and-that...read on for the best $40.00 I spent this summer, books I'm reading, kid-friendly summer snacks, my fave summer BBQ side (it's too tasty to be this easy!), this weeks fab Target Finds, and how to keep that carefree summer vibe going into … [Read more...] about Mid Week Mishmash – Jumpsuit Love, Beach Reads, Summer Bites, Weekly Target Finds