Fashion

Like the rest of the country, I have become obsessed with Farm Rio lately. It is such a fun brand with some of the best prints and designs available right now. Not only are their designs adorable, they are affordable, and there is a style and print for...
Blue and white is a classic and timeless color combination, and it's the perfect one for the beach! This swimsuit is from last season, but I found some fun blue and white swimsuits and cover ups available now. Click on the items below to shop:  
Fathers day is just around the corner, and this is the holiday I always struggle shopping for. It can be hard to come up with the perfect gift for the men in our lives, but I have found some fun gifts that are all available on amazon....
Confession: I have lived in loungewear long before quarantine. I love getting dressed and going out, but when I get home I switch to "comfy clothes" as my boys call them. Because I have been spending so much time in my loungewear lately I was inspired to...
Mother's Day is coming up, and here are my picks to make sure she feels special during this crazy time. There is something for everyone, and we made sure to cover gifts related to all of the fun hobbies people have been developing and perfecting during quarantine....
Animal print was huge this fall, and it isn't going anywhere! I am not sure if Tiger King mania is partially to blame, or if it's the fact that animal print can often work as a great neutral or base for an outfit. Here are some of...
I have long hair and prefer to get regular blowouts. When traveling to places off the beaten, that can sometimes be difficult to come by. Before our trip to India I knew that our time in the Tiger Camps would be difficult on my hair so I...
Bandier is having a site wide sale, and while I love supporting local companies, this female founded, NYC based brand is one of my favorites. I also love the Bandier Babes who live and work in Dallas, so I wanted to put together a few of my...
I have found that if I look good when I workout it helps keep me motivated. I like my body best when its moving and when I'm pushing myself to be better. What is more fun to wear to the gym (or anytime?) than a cute animal...
It is a crazy time in all of our lives, and as we all hunker down to protect ourselves and others in our community I wanted to put together some cute and comfortable clothes to inspire you to get up and get dressed while you spend more...
I think that a good pink suit is a fun wardrobe staple. I have a few and love wearing them for lunches, meetings, or a fun night out. You can dress a suit up or down, and mix and match the pieces into different outfits. This suit took...
For as long as I can remember my family has worn matching Christmas Pajamas. It is one of my favorite traditions and something I look forward to every year. I am a true pajama girl...I love wearing them, and own way too many pairs, but it is...
I love a good jumpsuit no matter what the occasion is, but there is something special about a red jumpsuit during the holidays. Women in red get noticed, and they stand out. A jumpsuit is a style that pops, and adds a little flair to any holiday...
The children in my life are my favorite people to shop for! Looking through the toys and clothes available during the holidays makes me feel like a kid again. Here are some of my picks for the little ones you love: Little Girl This interactive Taco Cookbook is...
I love putting together my holiday gift guides, and one of my favorite sets to put together are the gifts for her. I like to include things I love, or things I am hoping to receive. Here are some ideas for the things that are sure to...
A few months ago I was hosting a shopping event at Alexander Birman. I walked in and immediately fell in love with the brand. Their shoes are gorgeous, and so well made. A pair of gold booties caught my eye and I couldn't resist trying them on....
When the leaves start to turn, the pumpkin spice comes out, and the temperature in Texas finally starts to drop, I get excited because it means that Partners Card Season is right around the corner! Partners card is a fundraiser benefitting The Family Place, the largest family violence...

Outfit Recaps

I got to share some of my favorite looks this week. My instagram went from Paris to Paradiso and focused on some more elevated looks. You can get the details on all of them and shop them below: Coffee Shop Chic My Paris photo shoot was a dream come...

Outfit Recaps

This weeks looks covered everything from the perfect Labor Day Swimsuit to a back to school look for me and everything in between! Here is a look back at this weeks posts: Labor Day Look I posted my favorite beach look on Labor Day. This blue swimsuit has become...

Outfit Recaps

Even though it won't actually feel like fall for at least another month in Dallas, I started to focus more on fall looks this week. I showcased a beautiful wine colored activewear set, an easy to throw on yet chic fall dress, and a fun yellow skirt...
This week has been amazing. I have been focusing on the transition from Summer to Fall both in life and in fashion. The time between seasons can be tough as we leave one behind and look forward to another, but I always use it as a time...

Outfit Recap

With the summer craziness I have fallen behind on my weekly outfit recaps, but I am bringing them back! It's always so fun to revisit my looks from the week, and share a little bit more about why I love them! Here are a few of my...
Tie-dye is everywhere this season, and I have to admit I am thrilled! I think it's the Oregonian in me, but I have always loved tie-dye. You have to be careful because you can go overboard, so it's best to pick and choose your pieces. But it...
Pour your self a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together. - Elizabeth Taylor I love this Elizabeth Taylor quote because I have always seen lipstick as a kind of armor. There is something about putting it on that makes you feel stronger, and ready to...
The blogger world has been buzzing about the Nordstrom sale for awhile. I think by now we have all heard about, perhaps a little too much, but I wanted to take the time to share my picks with all of you. Beauty Picks Womens Clothing Home and Gifts Miscellaneous Picks for your...
Gingham dresses are a classic summer staple. I absolutely love this style from Lela Rose, I wear it all spring and summer long. It goes with everything and works for every occasion. This style is old, but I found it online (and on sale!) here, as well as...
"To reach Dallas, Texas, I had to cross the ocean and enter the New World." Christian Dior As soon as it was announced that the Dallas Museum of Art would be opening the, "Dior: From Paris to the World" exhibit the city was buzzing. You could feel the anticipation...
I fell in love with Alala the first time I saw one of their sets hanging in Bandier. Their activewear and loungewear is so chic, but also comfortable and holds up well no matter how hard you workout. I love everything they come out with, so it...
I feel so fortunate to know the two best Dads around, my father and my husband who is an amazing Dad to our two boys. I love having the opportunity to celebrate them every year, but like most people I have the hardest time shopping for the...
There is nothing quite like your very first designer bag...I remember mine, I fell in love with a salmon colored Louis Vuitton bag with gold detailing. It was sitting on a pedestal in the middle of the store and I knew I simply couldn’t live without it....
"A mother's love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity, it dates all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path." - Agatha Christie I love spending a holiday celebrating the many wonderful mothers in my...
My family has always worn matching pajamas every Christmas, and it has become one of my favorite traditions. Now that I have children of my own, I love keeping the matching pajamas going all year long. Here are a few of my favorite styles out now (all...
Bandier is having a friends and family sale now through Sunday! I love absolutely everything they sell, but I put together some of my favorite pieces that you should grab while you can. These are pieces that I own, or have been eyeing myself, so they are...
"The secret to staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age." -Lucille Ball I take my Birthday very seriously, and love to keep the celebrations going for as long as I can. One of my favorite parts of celebrating is finding the perfect...
This week I highlighted two great "athleisure" looks, and some fun vacation outfits. I wanted to focus on clothes that were affordable, but looked expensive because of the way they were put together. Scroll through to shop them all! Vacation Style For our trip to Mexico I wanted to...
I have put together my largest blog post ever - to share with you my favorite sandals, swimsuits, cover ups and beach bags for spring and summer. Whether you are on an exotic beach, or laying out in your backyard, there is something for everything. Just click...
I am bringing back the weekly outfit recaps because so many of you asked. Here are some of my recent favorite activewear pics from the last few weeks! This set from P.E. Nation is one of my favorites. The 80's are back, and they make you look chicer...
I get so many questions about what I wear when I travel so I thought I would put that information in a blog post! I have three go to's I rotate depending on the weather, destination, and my flight time. I try to look put together at...
Nothing beats a cocktail on the beach in paradise, but something that comes pretty close is getting a bartender on demand, whenever you need it. As someone who is involved with a lot of events, I always have a need for help – whether its servers or...
I am embarrassed to admit, it took me years to work a denim jacket into my wardrobe. They always seemed like they were more suited to the "effortlessly cool girls" and I didn't feel like I was one of them. Once I got my hands on one,...
The Perfect Galantine’s Day Lunch I was so thrilled to get to work with Al Biernat’s to throw the ultimate Galantine’s Day lunch for some friends who have worked with me on the blog this year. Al Biernat’s is actually the first restaurant I ever dined at in...
Valentines Day is just around the corner. Shop my picks For Her, For Him, For Kids, and a few of my favorite sweet treats. You can also shop one of my fun Valentines Day looks. Details Below. For Her: 1.Pigalle Pink Patent Leather Pump, $695 2.Saint Laurent Lou Lou Sunglasses,...

Clean Beauty

This summer, Caroline, a friend of mine reached out to let me know that she would be working with Follain at their soon to open store in Dallas. Needless to say, I was thrilled. I had heard nothing but amazing things about the brand and was excited...

My Boys

I often get asked why I haven't featured more about my boys on the blog, and, quite honestly, it is such a difficult question to answer. My children are the part of my life I am most proud of and eager to share in person or over...
I wanted to start doing an outfit recap so that all of my looks are shoppable via the blog as well. Here are my looks from this week: A short suit always looks effortlessly chic, and this one from Smythe, paired with a vintage Louis Vuitton is one...
I can't resist a good jumpsuit. Here are some of my favorites out now. There is one for every occasion, and at every price point:
Let's be honest, sticking to your New Years Resolutions is tough. But if fitness was one of your goals, I've got you covered. I've put together my favorite workout pieces for this season to help keep you motivated to get to the gym.
  Shop My Holiday Look: In addition to my gift guides, you can also shop this festive holiday look. FOR HIM: 1.Bose SoundSport Free Wireless Headphones, $169 2.Stainless Steel Handled 4 Piece BBQ Set, $89.99 3.Garmin S60 Golf Watch, $399 4.BRIC’S, Life “28 Rolling Duffel, $850 5.Nike Essential Flex Running Pants, $70 6.Northface Backpack, $65 7.APL Shoes,...
I have recently started a workout and wellness routine with VIVE Personal Training. I truly believe the secret to staying motivated for getting in and out of the gym is to dress accordingly. I have always found that if you feel your best for the workout to...
Fall temperatures don’t hit Texas until later this month (hopefully) however; I have already rounded up some of my top picks for sweaters this season. I love going for a casual look and pairing with ripped jeans or, if I want to dress up the look, I...