30 by 30: paige’s song

Here’s a little something that has been plaguing me since I started the 30 by 30 list!  I’ve literally had the first verse of this song written for about 2 months, and it’s been just sitting there…  Staring at me.  Finally got some inspiration, finished it, and here she is.  It’s for my most perfect […]

bridesmaid inspiration board #3

Here we go!  The third and final possibility of what the gals in the wedding party might rock on the big day.  Just to recap, #1 featured neutral dresses with pops of coral and yellow in the accessories, and #2 had the girls in coral dresses with gold touches here and there.  This board shows […]

bridesmaid inspiration board #2

{Image via Lovelorn Unicorn.} Remember how I said I was having a hard time deciding what to have my three darling bridesmaids wear in the wedding?  Well, here’s incarnation numero dos.  While the last concept was mismatched neutrals with pops of colorful jewelry and clutches.  This version has the girls in various shades of coral, […]

happy thanksgiving!

Isn’t that pretty?  It’s from a gorgeous fall wedding inspiration shoot over at Style Me Pretty.  It reminds me of what Thanksgiving looks like at my parents’ house, so I thought I’d share. I’m taking a day off from the blog world tomorrow, to take some time to celebrate being thankful (and to stuff my […]

week of gratitude: my pals

When you live a long way from home, it’s crucial to have friends that feel like family.  I find myself surrounded by what I think are some of the best peeps in this crazy city, and for that, I’m truly grateful.  What a comfort to know that there are people in the world who will […]

week of gratitude: sparkles!

We’re taking a departure from the super-serious to give thanks for something a little frivolous — today, I’m thankful for anything that’s sparkly, spangly, and otherwise light-catching.  Because sometimes, a little sequin here and glitter there just makes a girl feel better. (The Deborah Lippman nail polish is called “Boom Boom Pow,” and has flecks […]