Wedding Wednesday: Our Engagement Photos

It seems like forever ago that Edwin and I took our engagement photos! In fact, it was the first weekend of February but we’ve done so much wedding planning since then that time it just flying. We shot our engagement photos in Charleston with our wedding photographer Virgil and absolutely love the way they turned out! Before we decided to do engagement photos, I received a great piece of advice …

Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale

I just love the feeling of thinking it’s Monday and then realizing that it’s already Tuesday! Short workweeks are such a treat. Another treat today is the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale. Nordstrom has this sale every year and it’s so great because most of the sales this time of year are only during Memorial Day weekend but the Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale lasts until Sunday, June 4th and almost everything in the sale …

The Best Memorial Day Sales

Happy Memorial Day loves! Today is a special day to pay tribute to those who bravely serve and have lost their lives protecting our great freedom. I am reminded of how blessed we are! On a lighter note, it’s also one of the best shopping opportunities of the whole summer and certainly the best chance to grab a handful of new items for all your summer events and travels to …

Weekend Reads

You really can’t beat Memorial Day weekend! It always comes at just the right time and really does feel like the official start of summer. My family has been in Del Mar, California enjoying tons of sunshine, lots of rosé, and ample amounts of fresh seafood (the crab legs have been unreal!). I’m off to pilates this morning and then enjoying the beach before we’re having a little barbecue with …

Summer Essentials on the Santa Monica Pier

You heard it here first, summer has arrived! Southern California has been warm and I’m loving it (fingers crossed it stays that way because it’s supposed to be cloudy this weekend, woof!). Just last week, I was bopping around with Allison and Jessi. We went for a walk on the beach and walked along the Santa Monica Pier for some sunset views. I wore an outfit that is pretty much …

shop the look

Dress (also available here) / Sandals (color combo is a few years old – similarsimilarsimilar) / Purse (from last year – similarsimilarsimilar) / Earrings (sold out – similarsimilar) / Sunglasses (same but with bigger frames)