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

Holiday Cheer

We had a wonderful holiday at home with family. Because my schedule is so bananas, I have only been home once or twice this year... even missing Thanksgiving. Getting to spend the weekend with my parents, brother, Nate, and the pups, was such a gift. I got to visit with my cousin Katie and her … Continue reading Holiday Cheer

May Your Days Be Merry and Bright

The letters to Santa are sent, the tree is trimmed, and the presents are wrapped! Nate and I stopped by the Palace Hotel in NYC to take our annual holiday photos and now we're down in NJ with the family for Christmas. Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from our family to yours! … Continue reading May Your Days Be Merry and Bright

Black Friday Sales Shopping Guide

J.Crew J.Crew is 40% off!! Repeat! 40% off!! Use the code THANKU That includes some of these fabulous items!   These prices are BEFORE the discount code Collection Ruffle Skirt $339.99 Navy Piped Bow Dress $198 Striped Button Turtleneck $55 Striped Skirt $32.99 One Shoulder Bathing Suit $118 Off the Shoulder Striped Top $67.99 One Shoulder Bow Dress $188 Striped One Shoulder Tank $25.99 … Continue reading Black Friday Sales Shopping Guide

Thanksgiving

So I spent my Thanksgiving in China. As you all wake up to start the turkey in the oven and the potato mashing extravaganza, I'm closing out my exciting day. Never fear, I DID get a little bit of turkey!     I am so thankful for the opportunities that joining the CEM faculty have … Continue reading Thanksgiving