Out of Our Comfort Zone

Out of Our Comfort Zone

Lilly and I had a little adventure today. Partially fueled by a photography assignment I'm working on for school, partially fueled by my longing not to miss out on the famous D.C. cherry blossoms before we move on to the next place and mostly wanting to miss out on the swarms that will be arriving [...]

Spring Transitional Staples

Spring Transitional Staples

Just a few more weeks until it's officially my second favorite season - spring! I love the slightly warmer temperatures that call for light layering, flowy fabrics and maybe even some skin-baring ballet flats! Not to mention blossoms, sunshine and finally getting out of the house after a winter of hiding out indoors. I'm ready [...]

The Dark and Cloudy History of Valentine’s Day.

The Dark and Cloudy History of Valentine’s Day.

This was going to be a totally different post but as I began researching the origins of Valentine's day I inadvertently tumbled down a rabbit hole and quite frankly, was shocked. My initial questions were; where did Valentine's day originate from, why do we celebrate it now, and are we truly honoring the traditional meaning [...]

A Taste of Spring + A Very British Ensemble

A Taste of Spring + A Very British Ensemble

Last week we had the Polar Vortex where temperatures dipped into the low teens and single-digits. Granted, we had it better than most of the country who saw temperatures in the negatives! I'll never forget the feeling of walking through -30 degree gusting winds during our visit to Ohio during the last Polar Vortex in [...]