Thanksgiving!

 Hello again!  I’m finally back home after being away for Thanksgiving with my family.  I may have eaten my way into a food coma once or twice and laid around in sweatpants a bit too much, but what’s Thanksgiving without a…
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Twas the night before Thanksgiving {Wedding Wednesday}

Twas the night before Thanksgiving… when Brandon asked me to marry him!  Our official “engage-iversary” is the 23rd, but it was the evening before Thanksgiving that Brandon got down on one knee. I went with my mom and future MIL to…
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the view from my lens

Blouse: J. Crew Factory (no longer available), Denim: J. Crew (Hurry to your closest store… on sale!), Sandals: Sam Edelman, Necklace: Moon & Lola via Petal Boutique Blouse & Belt:  J. Crew Factory (no longer available), Skirt: Banana Republic, Boots: Old!…
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{holiday gifting}

A week ago, someone asked me to post some Christmas gift list ideas.  Well, if there’s one thing I’m good at, it’s putting together wish-lists.  Within the coming weeks, I’ll be posting some holiday gift giving ideas.   Here are some…
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the makings of the perfect at-home manicure

I love being treated to a good mani/pedi, but I really don’t get them done that often.  I tend to get them done more often in the warmer months when I live in sandals and need to have pretty feet, but…
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Loves of the Week

I went to Target last night to catch a glimpse of the Nate Berkus collection and walked out with these…  The selection at our Target was small, but I’m very pleased with the items I scored.  I may or may not…
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ok, ok…

…I can explain.   Well, really, all I’ve got for you is that I was super busy with work last week and I kind of just needed a blogger break.  I love when I have the time and creativity to post…
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random bits of goodness

Happy Election Day!  Don’t worry, no political posts here.  Anyone have any plans for tonight…election parties, etc?  I think tonight sounds like the perfect night for chili and a glass of wine.  It’s freezing here today (It’s 47 degrees.  To me,…
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