Tagged California

Thursday night basics.

         Looking for a quick ‘Thursday night out’ look? Throw all your basics together in one outfit! We all have a neutral, oversized sweater folded up nicely on a shelf in our closets, right? And even though I consider leather pants a basic, some people don’t, so any dark pant would work.…

A Little Glam With A Touch Of Plaid.

Ok, so who doesn’t love a good plaid and sequin combo?! I mean, it’s the perfect way to mix  a lot of casual with a lot of glam! And while I totally think lots of sequins and lots of plaid = lots of fab, a touch here and there is pretty cute too. I paired…

Moto.

This past weekend weather here in MO was perfect! It allowed me to finally break out my number one fall necessity, my black leather moto jacket. I chose to wear it with all black and white heels but I often wear it more casually with stocking caps and chucks. The versatility of the leather moto…

Home Office Inspiration.

With my daughter moving to San Diego for college and my brother-in-law moving out, our house is starting to feel a bit empty. Not that I’m complaining! My husband and I long for the days of grocery shopping for just the two of us and while I did struggle with Drue moving away, the days…

On Friday’s We Wear Black.

Everyone who knows me, knows, my favorite color is black. Always has been, always will be. When I was a teenager I convinced my parents to let me have black carpet installed in my bedroom. As an adult, I had my master bedroom painted black. And when I married my husband I had black as…

Valentino + Express

While many of you spend your holiday weekends traveling, barbecuing, or spending time with family and friends  … I spend mine shopping. I can’t miss out on all those amazing sales!! My MAJOR stops this Labor Day weekend?? Express, H&M, and Dillard’s! The shoe sale at Dillard’s was awesome sauce, but I won’t be featuring…

Summery.

One of the things I love most about the photography part of blogging is catching the little, unexpected mishaps that can occur when posing or trying to catch a specific moment. Going back through the pics from spending the day at one of our favorite beaches, Mission Beach, in San Diego, I stumbled across an…

San Diego …

I’ve taken a bit of a hiatus these past couple of weeks, but no need to worry! I’ve just been getting my tan on in sunny Southern California!! Nothing feels better than the sun on my face and the sand between my toes … ok well maybe dressed head to toe in Chanel would feel…