Kate Spade Oxford in NYC

These late summer/early fall days are so magical! Nate and I were in NYC for the weekend, and in between the events we came to town for, we took an afternoon and just walked around the city.   The weather was amazing and the sun was just right. It definitely felt like summer was over, … Continue reading Kate Spade Oxford in NYC

Best of New Orleans Shopping

Great shopping in New Orleans is an under​statement. There are so many cute places to find great bargains and fantastic things. There are far too many to feature, but I thought I'd show you some of my favorites from the Big Easy!   PAPER GOODS & STATIONARY The Grove Street Press    521 St Joseph … Continue reading Best of New Orleans Shopping

Fabulous Friends and Refreshing Facials in New Orleans

So, I've explained before how I met Blair and Lindsay - and yes, we met via our love (cough, obsession), with Loren Hope jewelry. #LorenHope truly creates friendships! (I mean hey, my friend Natalie and I met because we were both wearing LH Alex Cuffs to an industry luncheon). When I was down in New Orleans … Continue reading Fabulous Friends and Refreshing Facials in New Orleans

Draper James at the Montgomery County Fair

Every year, the Montgomery County Fair arrives. I've been a few times over the years, but it had been at least 5 years since my last visit. I think fairs are a lot of fun, so I suggested to Nate that we make the trip up to Maryland this year. Going on a Sunday, the … Continue reading Draper James at the Montgomery County Fair

J.Crew Tie Neck Rainbow Gingham Dress

I've been all over the past few weeks. I'm finally home and looking forward to spending some time in DC before I'm on the road again. As a "glamorous event consultant," life sometimes takes me to interesting places... I was so thrilled that this dress arrived before my last trip, ensuring I had something to … Continue reading J.Crew Tie Neck Rainbow Gingham Dress

Yellow Bow Dress on the Waterfront

My whole life, I avoided the color yellow, because I was told it was not a good match for my skin tone. Something akin to redheads not being able to wear red or pink. This was a ridiculous line of thinking. Even so, if you examine my wardrobe you will see very little yellow. That … Continue reading Yellow Bow Dress on the Waterfront

Off the Shoulder Loft Dress in Las Vegas

  As a tradeshow professional, I spend a significant amount of time in Las Vegas each year. I usually never go "sight seeing" in Vegas. Being alone in Vegas without coworkers this trip, I took an extra day post show for myself. After an invigorating trip to the spa, I met up with my dear … Continue reading Off the Shoulder Loft Dress in Las Vegas