A Quick Getaway to Charleston, SC

A Quick Getaway to Charleston, SC

We've recently returned from a much-needed quick getaway to Charleston, South Carolina and if you have a trip planned, or still need to plan your trip to Charleston use this as a reference for things to do, and places to eat! It's been a very long three years since hubby and I last got away [...]

The LAKE Pajamas Sale is On!

The LAKE Pajamas Sale is On!

My favorite sale of the year is happening now through July 29th - here's what I bought, and what I recommend if you're new to the brand. I've been a loyal Lake customer for the last few years. It truly was love at first try, as I haven't bought or worn another pair of pajamas [...]

Favorite Summer Fashion Finds

Favorite Summer Fashion Finds

Spring and summer are my favorite seasons for fashion...and everything else! There's no shortage of gorgeous dresses and elegant tops in breathtaking colors and shades, which can create a bit of an overload and make narrowing down your cart difficult. Of all the fabulous dresses, tops, swimsuits, and accessories out there, I've rounded up a [...]

A Classic 4th of July Look

A Classic 4th of July Look

Effortlessly chic - that was the theme of the comments remarking on this look when I shared it to Instagram. I was inspired by these shoes to create a classic, effortless, dressed down, patriotic look that would work as a festive outfit for the 4th of July, Labor Day or Memorial Day, and not be [...]

June Garden

June Garden

A look at my early-summer garden progress, and a few lessons I've learned in my first year with a home garden. Looking at other people's bountiful early summer gardens on social media makes me feel like I'm a bit behind with my veggies and herbs still working on getting bigger and leafier. In all fairness, [...]

Styling 5 Items from the Tory Burch Sale

Styling 5 Items from the Tory Burch Sale

My favorites from the Tory Burch sale and how I'm styling them for summer. I just happened upon this sale and found a few really good items to share with you! With our upcoming trip to Charleston just around the corner, I've been obsessively searching for for a few things I hope to wear for [...]

The Life Update That’s Two Years Late

The Life Update That’s Two Years Late

Well, it's been 2 years of me trying to deliver this life update to you, dear reader, and now I finally can. As of June 2 of this year we began a new chapter; a new job (for Nate) at a new unit, Quantico where we will spend the next 3 years. The Maryland chapter [...]

Memorial Day Sales

Memorial Day Sales

Here's what I'm shopping, and where to find the best Memorial Day sales on fashion, home, and kids. Not everything, just the ones I'm most interested in and think you will like, too. Many retailers are doing "Memorial Day edits" and not actual sales so I haven't included those, just the ones offering discounts - [...]