Sparkly Skirt in Colorful Nashville

This skirt is definitely one of my "holy grail" shopping moments. From the minute I first saw it at Anthropologie, I tried to buy it... but it sold out instantly and never restocked. Pastel rainbow sequins? gahhh. I assumed I'd just add it to my list of items I'm trying to stalk on Ebay and … Continue reading Sparkly Skirt in Colorful Nashville

Pops of Yellow on a Winter Day

I have always been a big believe in bright colors. Even in the winter months, a good pop of color can brighten up a dreary landscape. This winter in DC has been pretty up and down in terms of weather, (or so I have heard since I wasn't home for much of it so far), … Continue reading Pops of Yellow on a Winter Day

LA Dining Guide

Dining in La La Land is expansive and hosts all sorts of cuisines and culinary tastes! It's such a foodie paradise. I've always felt like LA was multiple cities all rolled into one, so this trip, I really wanted to get to multiple neighborhoods (not just downtown). I remember visiting LA while I was in … Continue reading LA Dining Guide

Hotel and Dining Guide to Palm Springs

Part of what I love most about Palm Springs is that it is like no where else in the world. It feels like you are stepping back in time, where Old Hollywood glamour exists, and where you can find both casual desert vibes and upscale luxury coexisting. I was fortunate enough to visit in the … Continue reading Hotel and Dining Guide to Palm Springs

That Pink Door and the Party Lions in Flamingo

One of the things that I was most excited to see in Palm Springs was the stunning architecture and particularly the doors.¬†As the owner of a townhome with a strict HOA, the idea of these stunning entranceways was something I have long had on my bucket list.   On this visit, it got dark very … Continue reading That Pink Door and the Party Lions in Flamingo

New Year, New Adventures, and a trip to Salvation Mountain

Hi everyone! As I kick of the new year, you'll be seeing some changes to the blog: all for the better. Expect a new layout, and new web design to come in the next month or so. Also, from a content perspective, my life has changed rather radically in terms of my job, so I … Continue reading New Year, New Adventures, and a trip to Salvation Mountain

Year in Review

2017 was a roller coaster year. I'm going to focus on the positives, and I thought I would share my year in review!     I officially made Seersucker Optional a public blog, instead of just the personal ramblings that I've been posting since 2015. This was a huge commitment, and especially in the last … Continue reading Year in Review