~Mango Button Linen Skirt, on sale~
~La Ligne Scalloped navy and white striped tee~
~Calvin Klein Bellemine Espadrille Wedge, white, beige, black and more colors~
~Mango Jute Basket Bag, on sale~
~Rebecca Minkoff Stevie 63mm Oversize Aviators, on sale for early access at Nordstrom~
~Ana Luisa Small Ball Chain Necklace - Ana Gold (currently have and LOVE this necklace - so Read More
Pencil skirts provide the ability to dress up for the most formal professional or private occasion as well as the ability to dress down while still looking polished.
As it is the summer season, wearing a pencil skirt with a slub tee and sandals (heeled or flat; espadrille or traditional), simple jewelry and a chic tote... Read More
"Fly off to France and find [your] waterfall." —Ruth Reichl about Elizabeth David's French food writing and how reading it inspired her to travel to expand her understanding of food and life, in the introduction for At Elizabeth David's Table: Classic Recipes and Timeless Kitchen Wisdom
It's a funny thing about France. Especially if you have... Read More
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I always have a good time with KATU-TV's Afternoon Live's host Tra'Renee Chambers when I have the opportunity to be invited onto the show, and yesterday's segment was no exception.
For the first time, however, I had the task of having a cooking segment, which I was very excited to do, but also knew time management would be... Read More
Parisian women and men treat the eyes to daily sartorial inspiration and remind the weary traveler that tending to what we wear is a gesture to act in a respectful manner while visiting a city so adored by the Francophile.
I didn't take many pictures this trip of street style fashion, but I did capture this... Read More
A luxury in any home is having a master en suite, but perhaps, it is not a luxury. Perhaps, no matter how small the home, so long as a powder room is available for guests, having a master suite for the owners of the home is a necessity. After all, having your own private bathroom... Read More
—Duchess of Cambridge's sunglasses worn at Wimbledon - Ray Ban's Wayfarer II Classic
If you enjoy staying apprised of what the royals are wearing, you may want to follow @eholmes, but it is her IG Stories that contain the royal style alerts and sartorial details (not her permanent IG posts). Case in point, as Wimbledon Read More
~Staud Bay Linen navy jumpsuit or Staud's crepe navy pinstripe jumpsuit~
~Tory Burch Freida Espadrille Wedge Sandal (more colors), on sale~
~Carolina Santo Domingo Petra mini raffia and wicker tote, on sale~
~Cult Gaia Tala metal bangle (more colors)~
~Madewell x Biltmore Striped-Band Panama Hat~
~Ray Ban 57mm Pilot Sunglasses~
~Death and Other Happy Endings: A Novel by Melanie Cantor
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Veranda's feature of of interior designer Philip Mitchell's Nova Scotian seaside home has been frequently seen on decor blogs as of late, but I could not help but share as it spoke to my aesthetic tastes immediately.
The 18th century home located in Chester was completely remodeled, which took two and a half years, rescuing it Read More
The most wonderful travel experiences are those that surpass your expectations in all of the best ways imagined and hoped. But even when you appreciate the life you love living in your everyday, the life you are returning to after your travels abroad, far, wide and near, settling back in well can be difficult which Read More
“Being in the States myself, I think that definitely had an impact,” she said. “You just notice that playing together you can achieve much more. You can see that in the States. That’s an interesting combination, the team spirit and the individual fighters. You’re never playing alone. You’re playing as a team.”—Sarina Wiegman, the Women's Read More
—Supper Club by Lara WilliamsBeing released next week, this debut novel by Lara Williams centers around an intimate gathering taking place after dark bringing to together young women who want to reclaim their appetite. While I haven't read the novel yet, I am not sure if the reference to appetite is literal or connotes far Read More
The crowds from around the world arrive by plane, by train, and by voiture in Paris, making it the most popular travel destination of the world. In 2018, 17.95 million tourists visited the city and the region, and in 2017 there were a recorded 23.6 million hotel arrivals - an increase of 11% on 2016 and Read More