Fall Getaway Basics

Fall Getaway Basics

Top: Loft, Jeans: Loft, Shoes: Frock Candy, Bag: Nordstrom (similar), Hat: H&M , Necklace: Francesca's, Watch: Michael Kors A few weeks ago we traveled to Charleston, South Carolina with Wes's parents to celebrate his mom's birthday. Wes is an only child and has always been close to his parents. Since the two of us were high [...]

Fall Trends: Plaid

Fall Trends: Plaid

Top: Target, Vest: Frock Candy, Leggings: Nordstrom, Bag: Nordstrom, Shoes: Target, Watch: Michael Kors The last time I posted, the only thing saying fall was the calendar. Here we are in October and the temperatures (at least in the mornings and evenings) have finally decided to cooperate. I am loving the opportunity to finally begin wearing [...]

Fall Trends: Florals

Fall Trends: Florals

Dress: Nordstrom, Necklace: Vestique, Bag: Nordstrom, similar, Shoes: Target, Belt: similar Happy first day of fall! It was a cool 80 something degrees here today, but don't think that kept me from wearing a new cardigan and ordering a hot latte from Starbucks. I might have been sweating buckets while I was standing in the [...]

Ways to Wear It: High-Neck Trapeze Dress

Ways to Wear It: High-Neck Trapeze Dress

Dress: Old Navy, Necklace: Vestique, Bag: Kate Spade, Shoes: Marshall's, similar  Dreaming of a dress that you can wear to work, fashionably run errands in, AND wear out on the town in the evening? Look no further. I bring you the Ribbed High-Neck Trapeze Dress, three ways. Priced under $30, this is a win-win situation. I'm wearing it [...]

Bargain Bourbons

Bargain Bourbons

A wise professor once revealed a consistent fact throughout World History: whatever a region’s natural resources, people will find a way to make alcohol out of it. Growing up in the south, I have certainly not been immune to the recent bourbon renaissance. However, navigating the incredibly numerous choices of small batch whiskey out there [...]

Pictures with Pups

Pictures with Pups

A few weeks ago, we celebrated our fourth wedding anniversary. Anniversary celebrations for Wes mean an excuse occasion to eat a delicious meal. Anniversary celebrations for me mean an excuse occasion to take pictures. I indulged Wes with a delicious dinner at a local favorite, and he indulged me by allowing my sweet new friend, [...]

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Any fellow procrastinators out there? Since mid-July, I've been seeing fashion bloggers posting about the #Nsale. I'll go ahead and admit this little secret: I was totally unfamiliar with it. Yikes! Am I still allowed to have a fashion-related blog? No one immediately came to knock at our door and tell me to hand in [...]

Maine Instagram Roundup

Maine Instagram Roundup

I love to travel. I love the adventure of it--finding your way around, learning the public transit, finding the best local coffee shops--but I also love dressing for travel. Nothing gives me a better excuse to shop than an upcoming trip! Well, maybe the seasons changing. Or school starting. Or a wedding to attend. In any case, [...]

The First Course

I have never understood people that flippantly remark in the middle of the afternoon, “I forgot to each lunch.” It’s not that I’m not a little absent minded-—I forget things like where I left my keys, whether I turned off the coffee pot, and the name of the person that I met at a cocktail [...]