brighten up//pool blue

Hey hey, Monday lovers!  How’s about this for a color fest?  Today’s pool-blue color reminds me of long days spent by the pool last summer at the Sarasota Ritz Carlton.  Now that was the life!  This blue hue makes me feel the sun on my shoulders and I immediately want to dip my toes in […]

a photo a day for a year

So as those of you who have been following my Photo a Day for a Year project may know, the site has been down for a few days now.  It actually got hacked, and it’s been kind of tricky to get it back in working order.  So since I’m the only one of the Photo […]


I’m so excited for the weekend.  I have zero plans except for my adorable book club on Sunday evening (we’re reading this book — have you read it?).  Otherwise, I’m taking it very easy after a pretty crazy week.  Sounds lovely to me. Also, I can’t tell you how much I’ve absolutely loved reading your […]

friday favorites

Happy Friday, sweet things!  A random stream of consciousness for you: I know that the font I used today is kind of hard to read.  It’s not meant to be used this way really, but I just bought it and I’m obsessed with it and it wanted to come out and play.  Also, next week […]

diy swizzle sticks & fun news!

You guys!  Did you see my latest DIY over at The Sweetest Occasion?  It’ll be perfect for your next party — little glittery swizzle sticks so your guests can sip in style.  Apparently the folks at Hobby Lobby loved it too, because they featured the project on their Facebook page this week!  I was pretty […]