Two Girls, One Kit: The Knife Pleat Skirt

Sometimes it boggles my mind that Caroline and I have succeeded as much as we have together, in both our friendship and our business endeavors. We’re the embodiment of the phrase ‘opposites attract’! This week’s edition of Two Girls, One Kit illustrates our differences in a nutshell. Without even trying, we’ve brought to life the two versions […]

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Tools for Organization and Productivity in 2017

Happy New Year! How did you ring in 2017? I had the loveliest day yesterday, intentionally filling it with all the things I’d love more of in the coming months. We woke up early, went for a long walk, cleaned house, took in a yoga class…basically the perfect mix of connection, organization and productivity, and […]

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My Top Picks from the Boxing Day Sales!

The first thing I did when I woke up this morning? Rounded up all the gift cards that Santa brought me and did a little discount shopping! I love Boxing Day sales for stocking up on basics that are never reduced in cost otherwise, and for snagging those trend pieces that I wouldn’t otherwise pay […]

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A Merry Christmas Note!

One of the funny byproducts of getting older is that the meaning of the holiday season has changed for me. When I was a kid I’d spend months planning my requests from Santa, but now I couldn’t tell you a single material object I’d like to find under the Christmas tree. Rather, I’m so grateful for […]

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Elegant + Easy Christmas Table Setting Inspiration

Can you believe that Christmas is less than a week away? I certainly can’t. Everything feels so last minute this year! I’ve not bought or wrapped a single present, nor have I given a single thought to the dish I’ll be contributing to my family’s feast. If your plans for the big day are as nonexistent […]

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Two Girls, One Kit: The Cropped Velvet Jeans by Madewell

It’s Tuesday, and that means it’s time for another installment of Two Girls, One Kit! In case you’re just jumping on, this fashion series with my gal Caroline Lee is all about exploring how two ladies with very different aesthetics style the same item of clothing. This week we’re tackling that holiday staple that’s enjoying […]

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Gift Guide: The Soulful Spirit Seeker

It’s Friday and we’re wrapping up gift guide week with my favorite roundup of all! For anyone on your list who could use a reminder to slow down, reflect, and practice some self care, these soulful finds will do just the trick. From an aromatherapy candle to a new book of essays by my favorite wordsmith, […]

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A Weekend Getaway to Santa Barbara at the Belmond El Encanto

Just when I think that life can’t get more hectic, it somehow does. This past fall was my busiest season yet! Sneaking away for time off gets harder and harder, yet also becomes ever more important in maintaining sanity. Even a few days without work can make all the difference for keeping my stress levels at bay—not […]

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Danish Modern Furniture + Decor from BoConcept

In November we moved from our tiny bungalow into a slightly less tiny bungalow. Ever the optimist, I started a Pinterest board for the new house before our lease application had even been approved! The most common words in my pin captions are a pretty good indicator of the direction my style has taken in the […]

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Gift Guide: The Beauty Aficionado

The gift guide train is barreling down the tracks just as fast as I can keep up! Today’s picks are for the skincare guru in your life. Take advantage of the exclusives, trial kits, and new releases that the holidays bring and present your beauty lovin’ buddy with everything she needs to start the year […]

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